Monday, January 25, 2010

CFP - 2010 Southern Archives Conference

Call for Papers!

2010 Southern Archives Conference

Date: September 23-24, 2010
Where: Birmingham Botanical Gardens

In preparation of the 2010 Southern Archives Conference Meeting in Birmingham, Alabama, the Society of Alabama Archivists seeks paper proposals on a variety of topics that can include, but are not limited to:

Archival Training Initiatives
Use of Art and Artifact Collections
Embracing Digital and Social Media Technologies
Promoting and Preserving Oral Histories
Surviving Lean Fiscal Years

Sessions are typically 45 minutes to 1 hour in length and include 2-3 papers. For session proposals please include title, brief description, and the names of the organizer and each presenter with affiliation and contact information. For individual papers please submit the same information listed above. A session will be created from submitted individual papers.

We also seek proposals for a session that will include paper presentations by students. We also encourage students to create posters on research projects or activities for a poster session and display.

Please submit session and individual proposals to Greg Schmidt
( by May 24, 2010.