Oklahoma Archivists Association Presents Virtual Annual Meeting and Digital Platforms Examined Webinars


Posted by OMA on 09/02/2020

Oklahoma Archivists Association Presents Virtual Annual Meeting and Digital Platforms Examined Webinars

OAA (Oklahoma Archivists Association) will hold their virtual annual meeting on October 2, 2020 from 9:30am-3:30pm. 

The morning session will consist of a moderated panel discussing Silences in the Archives: How to Amplify Marginalized Voices in Your Collections.

The afternoon session will focus on Collecting in the Moment. This session helps attendees start thinking about how to capture the history of time-sensitive events including protests, pandemics, and even parades and festivals, introducing key concepts and sharing case study examples and resources. Presented by Sean Ferguson, Northeast Document Conservation Center. 

Register at  https://okarchivists.org/2020-2  The first 20 non-members to register are FREE provided for by the Oklahoma Historical Records Advisory board with funding from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission. Free for OAA members and $25 for non-members, which includes a one-year OAA membership.

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OAA is offering three free 30-minute webinars each focusing on a different digital platform utilizing Zoom. During these 30-minute sessions you will get an introduction to the platform, a demonstration of how it works and time for follow-up questions. Signup for all or just the ones of interest to you. For more information contact Sarah Milligan at [email protected] or call 405-744-9778

Tuesday Oct. 6, 2020, 2:00 p.m.
ArchiveSpace
Bailey Hoffner, ArchiveSpace was built for archives by archivists it is an open source archives information management application for managing and providing web access to archives, manuscripts and digital object.

Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2020, 2:00 p.m.
Omeka
Tara Carlisle, Omeka is a flexible open source web-publishing platform for the display of library, museum, archives and scholarly collections and exhibitions.

Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2:00 p.m.
PastPerfect
Heidi Vaughn, PastPerfect is a desktop software with a suite of management tools for museum and archives that can streamline acquisitions, cataloging artifacts, producing reports, tracking donations and memberships and create mailing lists.

Register at:

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSc-P4rnyTWDnq7H9cSfdFIOVbNB7mA6ZQ8_Yw7IuhJiW4cHdQ/viewform?usp=sf_link