On Thursday, July 13th we will be co-hosting a joint Twitter chat with the College & University Archives Section team. The C&UA Section has organized a panel presentation focusing on appraising faculty papers for the SAA Annual Meeting in Portland. Over on their blog, The Academic Archivist, a series of articles on this topic is … Continue reading July Twitter Chat: College & University Archives
Two announcements from the A&A team focused around our recent policy survey project: 1.In the winter of last year, the Best Practices Subcommittee of the A&A Steering Committee gathered survey responses on institutional collection development policy work. A report on the survey is now available on the A&A microsite and contains a summary of results, aggregated … Continue reading Policy Survey Report & June Chat
Editor's Note: Storify is no longer active. The chat may be accessed at ThirdThursday4_20170420 Last week we hosted another Third Thursday chat on Twitter with Bergis Jules of DocNow to talk with us about A&A issues of social media. Catch up on the chat with this Storify summary of the conversation! Remember, we host Third Thursday chats … Continue reading Recap: Third Thursday with DocNow
This month’s A&A Twitter chat is with Bergis Jules, Community Lead for Documenting the Now. We'll be talking about appraising social media content and the potential ethical considerations for collecting social media. You are invited to take part in the conversation, either by answering one our chat questions, sharing other thoughts, or posing your own question to the … Continue reading DocNow Twitter Chat: Special Time 2 PT/ 5 ET
Editor's Note: Storify is no longer active, but this chat may be accessed at ThirdThursday3_20170216 Last week, we were graciously joined by members from the SAA Records Management Section to talk about the interactions between appraisal and records management practices. A summary of the chat session is now available on our Storify page. This is our … Continue reading Recap: Third Thursday Chat on Appraisal & Records Management
The next Third Thursday chat on Twitter is fast approaching! Join the A&A Section along with members of the SAA Records Management Section on Thursday, February 16th to discuss the relationships between records management and that of appraisal and acquisition practices. We'll be asking questions such as: Who is responsible for records management (RM) at your … Continue reading Third Thursday Chat: Records Management
We are hosting another Twitter chat on (the Third) Thursday February 16th. This conversation will be joined by members of the SAA Records Management Section and focuses on, you guessed it, acquisition & appraisal within the realm of records management. Questions posed during the chat will be posted about a week in advance. Otherwise, we … Continue reading 3rd Thursday Chat This Month!