Welcome to December! We hope things are running smoothly as we all head into the busy season of finals and holidays. Remember to be thinking of a session to present at SFA next May - see the call for proposals here!
From the State:
Jacksonville: A controversial art exhibit at the Museum of Contemporary Art will not harm the museum's funding from the city despite request.
Wakulla Springs/Tallahassee: Florida Memory shares a fun look at the filming of Tarzan at Wakulla Springs in the late 1930s.
Tallahassee: Some tips for the holidays from a 1917 publication are shared from a new digital project at Florida State University.
From the Country:
Washington, D.C.: President Obama has officially signed the new record keeping laws for the government which also deal with electronic records.
Chicago, Illinois: A look into the space and work of the Chicago Film Archives.
From the World:
London, England, United Kingdom: A new exhibit at the Tate pulls from the Archive of Modern Conflict, a collection based in Canada.
Phnom Penh, Cambodia: A look at the National Library and the need to bring it into the 21st century.
London, England, United Kingdom: A great retrospective on the Failure in Archives conference held earlier this year at University College London.
From the Blogosphere:
In a major open access win, the science journal Nature made its archives available online for free.
Tim Gunn saved the White House Christmas tree once. No, really.