Monthly Archives: January 2014

WKU seeks Archival Assistant

Western Kentucky University is accepting applications for an archival assistant. See job ad: WKU Archival Assistant position

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SAA Spotlight Award – Call for Nominations

The Society of American Archivists Spotlight Award Subcommittee invites nominations for the 2014 Spotlight Award.  This award “recognizes the contributions of individuals who work for the good of the archives profession and of archival collections, and whose work would not typically receive public … Continue reading

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Call for Applications: Archival Education & Research Institute 2014

From Richard J. Cox, Chair of the AERI Program Committee: We are now accepting applications from doctoral students and faculty engaged in Archival Studies, broadly conceived, to attend the sixth annual Archival Education and Research Institute (AERI), which will be … Continue reading

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Archie Motley Memorial Scholarship Applications Solicited

MAC is soliciting applications for the 2014 Archie Motley Memorial Scholarship for Minority Students. The scholarship is designed to provide financial assistance to minority students pursuing graduate education in archival administration and to encourage ethnic diversification of the MAC membership … Continue reading

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2014 Western Archives Institute

The 28th annual Western Archives Institute will be held at the University of California, Riverside from July 6 – 18, 2014.  The Western Archives Institute is an intensive, two-week program that provides integrated instruction in basic archival practices to individuals … Continue reading

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OVGTSL Conference, May 28-30, 2014

What: Ohio Valley Group of Technical Services Librarians (OVGTSL) Annual Conference When: May 28-30, 2014 Where: Ohio University Inn and Conference Center, Athens, OH Registration: Coming soon! Preliminary summaries of conference sessions are now available! See the title list below … Continue reading

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OVGTSL scholarships for annual conference

The Ohio Valley Group of Technical Services Librarians will award three student scholarships to attend its 2014 Annual Conference. Information about the conference is available at http://ovgtsl2014.wordpress.com/. Scholarships cover conference registration and lodging for two nights (May 28th and 29th) … Continue reading

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Nominate an archivist for SAA awards and scholarships

The deadline for Society of American Archivists Awards and Scholarships is approaching! Don’t delay nominating a fellow archivist to commemorate their achievements. Nominations are due on February 28. The awards are: Contributions to the Archives Profession Fellow Distinguished Service Award … Continue reading

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Kentucky Oral History Commission grant deadline is March 1

The 2014 Kentucky Oral History Commission grant applications are posted! Deadline for applications is March 1, 2014! Funding opportunities include travel, stipends and supplies for creating new oral history interviews through an oral history project grant, digital preservation fees for … Continue reading

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MAC Louisa Bowen Memorial Scholarship

The Midwest Archives Conference (MAC) is soliciting applications for its annual MAC Louisa Bowen Memorial Scholarship for Graduate Students in Archival Administration. The scholarship is designed to provide financial assistance to a resident or full-time student of the MAC region … Continue reading

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