Sustaining and Advancing Indigenous Cultures: Developing an Action Plan

Native artists and cultural bearers are invited to participate in a landmark study that will help tribal leaders, funders, federal agencies, and others provide much needed support. To inform the study, Native artists should complete a 20-minute survey available here by May 1, 2021. After you complete the survey, you will be provided …

Society of Southwest Archivists 2021 Registration

Registration is open for the 2021 SSA Annual Meeting, Going With the Flow, being held virtually May 17-21, 2021!  Register before April 16 to take advantage of the early bird rate. (You must register to receive access to the virtual event platform.) Check out the conference website to see the program of wonderful sessions, …

Two Big Workshop Opportunities Coming Up

The Oklahoma Department of Libraries and Oklahoma Museums Association are offering two multi-day workshop/course offerings this spring that incorporate both presentations and hands-on learning opportunities. Preservation Enclosures Live, Online Course taught by Rebecca Elder, Cultural Heritage Preservationist There is a limit of 8 participants for each course. The registration deadline …

Tribal Libraries Committee Workshop: Is Oral History On Your Horizon?

The Oklahoma Library Association Tribal Libraries Committee (TLC) will present a workshop on Friday, April 9, 2021, 8:45 AM – 3:45 PM. The workshop is co-sponsored by Oklahoma Department of Libraries (ODL) and the Oklahoma Historical Records Advisory Board (OHRAB). Registration is available at this URL: https://www.oklibs.org/event/TLC2021

DPOE-N Support Funding: Call for Applications

The Digital Preservation Outreach & Education Network (DPOE-N) is excited to announce two new opportunities for funding available to cultural heritage professionals and institutions located in the United States and U.S. territories for digital preservation training and hardware support.  About DPOE-N Funding DPOE-N offers professional development support for cultural heritage …

SAA Call for Award Nominations

Deadline: February 28, 2021 SAA’s subcommittees for Awards for Excellence: Contributions to the Archives Profession invite nominations for their 2021 awards. Brief descriptions are provided below. Click on the links for additional information about the criteria and process for each award. Distinguished Service Award: Recognizes an archival institution, education program, …