If you're thinking about joining us in Portland, Maine for the New England Archivists Spring 2016 Meeting, you have until this Sunday night to register at the early-bird rate. The lower rate will be in effect through MIDNIGHT on February 28th. After that the advance rates will kick-in.


The early-bird rates for the NEA workshops also are available only through this Sunday at midnight. Take advantage of the lower rates and sign up for two of our three workshops being offered*  For more information on NEA’s workshops, visit the Spring 2016 Meeting online program. All workshops will be held at Portland’s By the Bay Hotel and Convention Center on March 31, 2016, from 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Register today to ensure your early-bird rates.


ORAL HISTORY WORKSHOP: Interested in starting an oral history project at your institution? Wondering what the best methods are for recording and preserving interviews? Join the experts from the Vermont Folklife Center and register for Oral History: Approaches, Technology, Preservation, and get hands-on experience with the interviewing process. In the afternoon, learn more about the digital preservation of oral history interviews and the best tools to use throughout the oral history project. Register online on the NEA website.


ELECTRONIC RECORDS WORKSHOP: Flexing your born digital muscles? Register for SAA’s [DAS] Arrangement and Description of Electronic Records, Part I #1633. Registration and information for this workshop can be found on SAA’s website.


*Please note: the Archivists and Active Learning Workshop is now sold out.

New England Archivists
Communications Committee