REPS Roundup: May 27, 2017

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May 27, 2017

REPS Roundup is the weekly newsletter of the Roundtable for Early Professionals and Students. Each issue includes news items, events, and opportunities to keep you informed about the archives profession. Have an announcement to add to the Roundup? Email the editor: Kyle Boyd.

In this issue: REPS News // SAA News // Issues & Advocacy //
Professional Development & Continuing Education // In the Media // Events Around New England


REPS has a new Steering Committee. REPS has elected a new steering committee for the upcoming year:

Co-Chairs: Lauren VanDenBerg and Molly Brown
Secretary: Kyle Boyd
Website and Social Media Coordinator: Lucy Ross

Stay tuned for introductions on our website and a special election in May for open positions including Events Coordinator and Student Liaison.

SAA News

SAA Council Meeting. During their May 16-17 meeting the SAA Council approved a budget, issued briefs, and more. Information about the meeting can be found here.

Teaching with Primary Sources Unconference. Registration for the Teaching with Primary Sources Unconference, July 25th in Portland, is open now.

What SAA course would you like to be online? Fill out this two question survey here.

Issues & Advocacy

Fight for Libraries #saveIMLS. Visit the American Library Association’s Fight for Libraries site to learn more.

Professional Development & Continuing Education

Introduction to Email Preservation
SAA Webcast
Thursday June 8th, 2017
$159 for SAA members

Photographic Process Identification Webinars
Free series of six online webinars
Fall 2017

In the Media

Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps Now Online

Millions of Objects at 14 Art Institutions to be Digitized

The archives of a Floating Hospital

Events Around New England

International Archives Day
Friday, June 9th 2017
Follow #IAD17 on Twitter

Follow REPS on the web: // t : @repsnea // f :

If you would like to join the REPS, please visit the REPS Google Group where you can request membership.

Sent on behalf of the REPS Leadership Team: Lauren VanDenBerg, Molly Brown, Kyle Boyd, and Lucy Ross.



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