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 …

Survey on Archival Associations Inventory Practices in the United States

Survey on Archival Associations Inventory Practices in the United States Guest Post: Patrice-Andre Prud’homme and Jj Compton You are being asked to participate in a research project being conducted by Patrice-Andre Prud’homme and JJ Compton. We are conducting the first phase of a quantitative analysis investigating how both digital and …

SAADA Seeking Applicants to Join Inaugural Archivists’ Collective

The South Asian American Digital Archive (SAADA) is currently seeking applicants to join its inaugural Archivists’ Collective! Guest Post from the South asian american digital archive (saada) We are looking for archival professionals and graduate students who are interested in joining a national network of archivists committed to furthering the …

May Archives Workshops at ODL

Archives Workshops coming up in May! Guest Post on Behalf of the Oklahoma Department of Libraries Announcing… three Preservation Workshops for all types of libraries and museums. View the flyer! Rebecca Elder will be here in May to teach the following workshops: Preservation of Photographic Materials $40 (full-day; two locations) —Wednesday, May …