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The Society of American Archivists Indiana University Student Chapter seeks to: *provide a forum to address issues in the archival profession in an informal and relaxed atmosphere. *facilitate a meeting place for students with interests in Archives, Special Collections, Manuscripts, or Personal Papers. *raise awareness about archives and their importance in the university and surrounding community.

SAA-IUB 2014 Conference Final Schedule

Here is the final schedule for this year’s SAA-IUB conference. For a printer-friendly copy, see this pdf. 9:00-9:30   Registration and Breakfast Room E174 9:30-10:30   Session 1 (parallel sessions) Room LI031 Tech-knowledge-y in Special Collections: A Study of Technological Requirements in … Continue reading

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SAA-IUB puts on a Wikipedia-Edit-a-thon

On February 22, a small group gathered for a Wikipedia-Edit-a-thon. We started off with a presentation by Chanitra Bishop, the Instruction & Emerging Technologies Librarian here at IU. Chanitra talked to us about Wikipedia culture, page editing, and why libraries … Continue reading

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Technology in Archives Panel

On February 18 the IUB SAA and ALA student chapters jointly hosted a “Technology in Archives” panel. We invited three professionals to sit in and discuss their experiences and opinions: Carol Choksy – Adjunct Professor, Records Manager, and CEO of … Continue reading

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SAA-IUB 2014 Conference Tentative Schedule

The conference is almost upon us. We have already sent out a series of posts for conference attendees, including a post on hotel options and one on transportation. Below is the tentative schedule for our 2014 conference. If you’re looking … Continue reading

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Transportation Options for 2014 Conference

We’re so excited to meet our out of town guests coming to our conference!  In order to make things as convenient as possible, we’ve compiled a list of transportation options in order to make your trip to Bloomington as easy … Continue reading

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Bloomington Hotel Options for the 2014 Conference

The IU SAA-SC is looking forward to welcoming all of our out-of-town guests for the upcoming conference. Unfortunately, there is no hotel with special rates for conference attendees. However, we’ve compiled a list of nearby hotels to help you plan your … Continue reading

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Registration for 2014 SAA-SC Conference is now open

The Indiana University student chapter of the Society of American Archivists invites you to attend our sixth annual conference for students and beginning professionals on Saturday, March 8, 2014, at Herman B Wells Library in Bloomington, Indiana. The conference will … Continue reading

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