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.
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 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
Thursday June 8th, 2017
$159 for SAA members
Photographic Process Identification Webinars
Free series of six online webinars
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
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.