Oklahoma Archivists Association

Oklahoma Archivists Association

Considerations for Care of Oral History Recordings in Libraries and Museums

Does your collection have aging recordings of oral history interviews on cassette tape, VHS or other media? Are you unsure of how to care for them or make them publicly available? This free webinar is for you! We will introduce you to considerations for those collections and offer information about …

Metadata Justice in Oklahoma Libraries & Archives Call for Interest/Proposals

Hello, all! Here at UCO Chambers Library, our Metadata & Cataloging department is committed to accurately and respectfully describing materials relating to underrepresented communities. We are continually implementing specific strategies for carrying out this work and have found that sharing and learning with our colleagues has been an essential component.  So, we would …

Preservation Week webinars from the Library of Congress

The Library of Congress, Preservation Directorate is excited to participate in Preservation Week 2022! We are hosting webinars every weekday of Preservation Week at 11 am (EST). The five webinars will feature preservation-related projects conducted at the Library. Click on the titles to register. Fragments, Discovery and Creating Knowledge Monday, April …

2022 Oklahoma History Symposium “Perspectives in History” Registration Open

Saturday, April 9, at the Oklahoma History CenterPresented by the Oklahoma Historical Society, the Oklahoma History Symposium will be held on Saturday, April 9, 2022, at the Oklahoma History Center in Oklahoma City. This one-day symposium offers scholars, historians, authors, and museum professionals a forum to share their work with …

Submit Your Proposal for the 2022 American Folklore Society Annual Meeting in Tulsa

The proposal submission window for the 2022 Annual Meeting of the American Folklore Society in Tulsa, OK is now open! Proposals will be accepted March 1-31, 2022. Read the full CFP here. If you are part of a proposed paper or panel, you must 1) register and 2) submit your …

Nominations are now being accepted for the 2022 Donald Peterson Student Travel Award!

Dear colleagues:  Nominations are now being accepted for the 2022 Donald Peterson Student Travel Award!  Established in 2005, this award supports students and recent graduates from graduate archival  programs within North America to attend SAA’s Annual Meeting. The goal of the scholarship is to  stimulate greater participation in the activities …

2022 OAA Education Needs Survey

Dear Oklahoma Archivists Association members, Please help the Oklahoma Archivists Association build educational and professional development programs that will benefit you in 2022! Please take 5-10 minutes to fill out this survey which will inform the OAA Education Committee in building out programs for the coming year. https://forms.gle/JPaTYLx2rm88Pxh3A While the …