SAASC Announces Plans to Celebrate Archives Month

MARA Blog

Published: October 4, 2016 by Anna Maloney

Join the iSchool’s Society of American Archivists Student Chapter for these events in celebration of American Archives Month.

The iSchool’s Society of American Archivists Student Chapter has announced plans to celebrate American Archives Month this October. American Archives Month was established to help build awareness for the archival profession.

October 5th- Submissions open for Archeota, SAASC’s digital publication. 

October 5th- Ask an Archivist Day! Tweet your questions using the hashtag #AskAnArchivist and direct questions to your favorite archives. Check out the SAASC’s Twitter Account!

October 18th- Diversity and Cultural Competency in the Archives: SAASC online event. Join the SAASC at 6:30 p.m. PT for a discussion on diversity and cultural competency in the archives. 

October 19th- Tour the San Jose State University Archives. In collaboration with Phi Alpha Theta, the National History Honor Society, SAASC is hosting a tour of the SJSU Archives! More information will be available soon.