Nominations for the 2019 J. Franklin Jameson Archival Advocacy Award

The J. Franklin Jameson Archival Advocacy Award Subcommittee of the Society of American Archivists is asking you to create a nomination for the 2019 J. Franklin Jameson Archival Advocacy Award. https://www2.archivists.org/governance/handbook/section12-jameson Established in 1989, this award honors an individual, institution, or organization that promotes greater public awareness, appreciation, or support …

Volunteer for OAA

Looking to get more involved with OAA? We want your help! We need volunteers to serve on the following committees: Membership Nominating Budget & Finance 2019 Archives Bazaar Send an email to okla.archives@gmail.com today and take advantage of this opportunity to get involved!

Preserve Your Family History

JA Pryse, Senior Archivist at OU’s Carl Albert Congressional Research and Studies Center, will share tips on how to preserve photos and sensitive documents to last for generations. Bring any photos or documents to preserve and share. Storage items will be raffled off for attendees who use their library card …

Sustaining Digital Humanities Workshop

This NEH ODH Institute for Advanced Topics in the Digital Humanities is designed to help archivists, librarians, and digital humanities practitioners create sustainability plans and address preservation concerns at any point in the life of a digital humanities project. This Sustaining DH Workshop is designed to accommodate approximately 25 people, …

OU Masterson Fellowship deadline January 15

2019 Fellowships at the University of Oklahoma Western History Collections The University of Oklahoma Libraries Western History Collections (WHC) invites applications from established and emerging scholars for two newly-endowed research fellowships. The fellowships support research residencies in the Western History Collections and are designed to connect researchers to the rich archival, print and …

Social Media Coordinator Needed

Social Media Coordinator Needed Are you interested in gaining experience with social media outreach? Already have experience and interested in volunteering for OAA? We’re looking for a volunteer to work directly with the Information Officer on the Communications Committee, coordinating social media and blog posts for OAA. This position will …

Welcoming New Board Members

Welcoming New Board Members Thank you to all OAA members that voted over the last two weeks. Jennifer (Day) Green will be the new Vice President of OAA for the 2018-2019 session, and Rachel Henson will join the board as a Member-At-Large. Congratulations to them both! They will join the …