News for the week of September 5-9, 2016

09 Sep 2016 8:04 AM | Krystal Thomas (Administrator)

We made it! I hope you're all recovered from Hermine if you were affected! Remember the annual meeting is coming up so be sure to register and reserve your hotel room

From the State

Orlando: A look at the work of the Orange County Regional History Center’s efforts to preserve artifacts from the Pulse attack.

Miami: The University of Miami Libraries is starting work to digitize the Pan Am Archive thanks to an NHPRC grant.

From the Country

Washington, D.C.: NARA is calling for comments on its Open Government Plan 4.0.

Cooperstown, NY: The National Baseball Hall of Fame is launching a digital archive.

Los Angeles, CA: The Hammer Museum is looking to change how museum archives are used with their new digital exhibits.

From the World

Dublin, Ireland: The National Library of Ireland shared its 5-year strategic plan this week as its launches a renewal of its work.

From the Blogosphere

It’s that time again! Ask An Archivist Day is back on October 3rd to kick off Archives Month. Are you participating?

The swearing-in of new Librarian of Congress, Carla D. Hayden, will be broadcast live on the Library’s YouTube channel.

Do you have any sites to suggest for the End of Term Archive?

Why save a computer virus? An examination of the importance of archiving malware for future digital scholars.


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