Welcome to the Midwest Archives Conference
Join nearly one thousand archivists, curators and information professionals from our 13-state region and beyond to find out what MAC has to offer you. There are a number of tools available on this site to help current MAC members connect to other members, learn about upcoming events, manage their online profiles and much more! Please login for full access. Read our latest news and announcements below.
Annual Meeting Deadline Approaches
Register now for “The Syncopations of History,” MAC’s Annual Meeting, April 24-26 at the Westin Crown Center in Kansas City, Missouri. The advance registration deadline is Wednesday, March 19. Learn all about it, make hotel reservations, and view the program at http://www.midwestarchives.org/2014-annual-meeting.
January MAC Newsletter Now Available On-line
The January 2014 issue of the MAC Newsletter is now available to members; just login and choose "MAC Newsletter On-line" under Publications. Don't forget to go green and download your issue online!
This issue of the newsletter contains something for everyone! There are great articles featuring a fantastic overview of the Fall Symposium; an update from the Program Committee on the 2014 Annual Meeting; our 2014 election candidates; numerous updates from institutions all around the MAC region; collections related to trains and railroads available on the web; preservation of digital materials at the Minnesota Historical Society/State Archives; caring for books in archival collections; how to learn what you need to know about your audiovisual collections; a project overview from a student archivist; President Amy Cooper Cary on volunteering; and gearing up for National History Day.
Remember, if you have information on upcoming events in your area, please contact Jeremy Brett to add it to the MAC online Event Calendar; and, if you're interested in submitting content for our next newsletter, please review the contact information and deadlines.
Thanks to all the people who diligently work to supply us with content every quarter!
New MAC Style Guide Published
For members submitting content to the MAC Newsletter or Archival Issues, please be sure to reference the new revised version of the MAC Style Guide for your future work.