Monday, September 21, 2015

Metroplex Archivists Meeting On 9/25 Open to All

An archivist (AR-kiv-ist) is an information professional who assesses, collects, organizes, preserves, maintains control over, and provides access to records and archives determined to have long-term value.  Wikipedia 

On Friday, September 25, 2015 the annual meeting of the Metroplex Archivists, a group of special collections and archives staff members from across the DFW Metroplex, will be hosted by the TWU Libraries.  This group includes academic, junior, and public library specialists in digital libraries, digital humanities, records management, museums, and other cultural heritage institutions.  The meeting's itinerary is available here.  

Interested in the topic of archiving?  All TWU staff members are invited to attend. 

WHAT  Metroplex Archivists Meeting
WHEN  9:30 a.m. on Friday, September 25, 2015
WHERE  Blagg-Huey Library on the Denton campus, Joyce Thompson Lecture Hall (Room 101) (first door to the right as you enter the building)
LUNCH  Please consider joining the group for a Dutch treat lunch after the meeting at Giuseppe’s Italian Restaurant (just minutes from campus)
DETAILS of the meeting and lunch are available here   
RSVP  Please RSVP by Wednesday, September 23 for the meeting, the lunch, or both to Kimberly Johnson (kjohnson27@twu.edu or 940-898-3743)

~Sandy Cochran with Kimberly Johnson

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