Two open positions at Journal of Contemporary Archival Studies

The Journal of Contemporary Archival Studies (JCAS), a peer-reviewed online journal hosted by Yale University and New England Archivists, seeks an Associate Editor and a Marketing Associate. *All interested candidates should apply by August 1, 2016*. See below for details. JCAS’s mission is Continue reading Two open positions at Journal of Contemporary Archival Studies

Submit to Information Outlook, SLA’s online magazine

Learned anything new today? This week, month, or year? If you’ve acquired new skills, new knowledge, or new insights or perspectives, consider sharing them in Information Outlook, SLA’s online magazine. The options are endless—an 800-word column about a new skill Continue reading Submit to Information Outlook, SLA’s online magazine

Extended deadline for SFA/SGA 2016 joint conference call for proposals/posters

The 2016 Society of Georgia Archivists/Society of Florida Archivists Programming Committee proudly announces the theme for the 2016 Joint Conference: Defining Archives: Ingenuity, Innovation, and New Perspectives The Committee invites you to submit your workshop, session, and poster ideas to Continue reading Extended deadline for SFA/SGA 2016 joint conference call for proposals/posters

ARL/SAA Mosaic Program Call for Applications—Deadline April 6

The Association of Research Libraries (ARL) and the Society of American Archivists (SAA) are now accepting applications for the 2016–2017 cohort of the ARL/SAA Mosaic Program. This program, funded by the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS), ARL, and Continue reading ARL/SAA Mosaic Program Call for Applications—Deadline April 6

Study Abroad Course – In the U.K. Archive

The School of Information Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is excited to announce a study abroad opportunity for students interested in archival studies. Course Description: In the U.K. Archive: Explore archives and the information professions in the United Kingdom! The Continue reading Study Abroad Course – In the U.K. Archive

Apply for the 2016 SAA Theodore Calvin Pease Award for Outstanding Student Research Paper

Purpose and Criteria for Selection: Created in 1987 and modified in 2007 and 2012, this award recognizes superior writing achievements by students of archival studies. Entries are judged on innovation, scholarship, pertinence, and clarity of writing. Papers examining major trends Continue reading Apply for the 2016 SAA Theodore Calvin Pease Award for Outstanding Student Research Paper

Apply for SAA Donald Peterson Student Travel Award

The Donald Peterson Student Travel Award Subcommittee invites applications from archival science students and recent graduates of archival programs.  The award subsidizes travel to the SAA Annual Meeting for students presenting research or actively participating in an SAA-sponsored committee, section, Continue reading Apply for SAA Donald Peterson Student Travel Award