Attending SAA this year? OAA is appointing a new RAAC representative

The OAA board will be appointing a new RAAC (Regional Archival Associations Consortium) representative this year and is looking for interested candidates. Terms for RAAC are 2 years and the group meets annually in conjunction with the SAA annual meeting, with some virtual committee work throughout the year, as well …

Mellon Foundation Grants Supporting Community-Based Archives

The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation invites community-based archives in the United States and its territories to submit proposals to fund one or more of the following areas of need. Operational support for the organization, including: general support for staff, space, and utilities. Collections care, including: storage, cataloging, description, and preservation. …

NEDCC Workshops Coming to Oklahoma City

The Northeast Document Conservation Center is hosing two, all-day workshops at the Oklahoma Historical Society in Oklahoma City, August 22-23, 2019. Each workshop is $40 to register, and class size is limited. Don’t delay! Audiovisual Preservation for Smaller Institutions, August 22, 2019. Registration: $40. Digital Preservation for Smaller Institutions, August …