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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.
Get ready for MAC in the Bluegrass State!
Get ready for the 2015 MAC Annual Meeting, May 6-9 in Lexington, Ky. You'll find all the information you need, including links to registration, hotel reservations, and the program, at http://www.midwestarchives.org/2015-annual-meeting .
Now available: Archival Issues: Journal of the Midwest Archives Conference, Volume 36, Number 1, 2014
The electronic version of the Archival Issues, volume 36, number 1, is now available; members and subscribers received their print copies in December. Three feature articles examine public programming in special collections and archives at state universities, document the Black Campus movement at Kent State University, and explore the use of archives by Catholic historians. The issue also includes seven reviews of recent publications of interest to archivists.
The Archival Issues editorial board actively seeks new contributions to the journal. More information is under “publications” above. Please send ideas, manuscripts, and questions to editorial board chair, John Fleckner.
Members can access AI 36:1 online here.
Winter 2015 MAC Newsletter now available
In this issue you’ll find a recap of the Fall Symposium in Urbana, Illinois, and a peek at what the upcoming Annual Meeting’s Program Committee has in store for us. Find out about MAC’s active scholarship programs. Read about digital resources on the circus (yes, the circus!), an exciting take on digital preservation, health concerns when dealing with mold, a film archives that averted a disaster, and lone arranging. Learn what MAC is up to from its officers. And as always, find out what’s going on with your colleagues around the region and beyond.
Members can access the January issue by clicking here: MAC Newsletter Online
Renew your membership for 2015
Please take a minute to renew your membership for MAC and continue supporting and receiving the benefits of a great organization. Visit the Membership Renewal Form or log in and select Renew Membership. This year you can renew online and pay by check or credit card. If you have any questions, please contact Chair of the MAC Membership Committee Alexis Braun Marks, CA.