Oklahoma Archivists Association

Oklahoma Archivists Association

Archiving 101: Fundamentals of Collection Management, a 6 Part Series

There will be a six-part webinar series sponsored by OAA that was designed to provide an introduction to the core aspects of managing and protecting historical records collections. The series will run weekly on Thursdays at 2:00 p.m. CST starting Sept. 23, 2021. Sponsorship of this workshop series is provided …

A Beginner’s Guide to Digital Preservation

Upcoming Virtual Workshop! A Beginner’s Guide to Digital Preservation Tuesday, June 15, 1:00pm-4:00pm Instructors: Winnie Schwaid-Lindner, Digital Preservation Librarian, Louisiana State University. Vincent Barraza, Digital Preservation Librarian, Xavier University. Description: Digital preservation is different for every institution, every collection, and even every individual. Nobody knows an archivist’s collection better than …

NEDCC Presents FREE Online Preservation Training for Oklahoma Participants

NEDCC PRESENTS FREE ONLINE PRESERVATION TRAINING FOR OKLAHOMA These training programs are offered in partnership with the Oklahoma Department of Libraries, Oklahoma Museums Association, Oklahoma Archivists Association, and the Oklahoma Historical Records Advisory Board, with funding support from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission. 10 Tips for Preservation-Friendly Reading …

Introduction to Remote Oral History Interviewing

This virtual workshop is organized by the OAA Education Committee. Patrick Daglaris, Oral History Archivist at Oklahoma State University will present this virtual workshop on Tuesday, May 18, 10:00 AM Central Time. The workshop will provide an overview of conducting remote interviews including the ethical, archival, and practical considerations of …

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