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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.
April MAC Newsletter Now Available On-line
The April 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 quickly approaching Annual Meeting; an update on the 2014 Fall Symposium; numerous updates from institutions all around the MAC region; a digital tour of Kansas City; ALAIR: The American Library Association’s digital repository; K-12 outreach on preservation; funding for audiovisual projects; and a project overview from a new archivist.
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.
Please keep in mind that we are currently seeking a new Assistant Editor for the “Archival Resources on the Web” column, beginning with the October 2014 issue. If you’re interested, please contact MAC Newsletter Editor Jennie Thomas for more information!
Thanks to all the people who diligently work to supply us with content every quarter! Keep up the good work!
Annual Meeting Deadline Approaches
The online registration deadline has passed for “The Syncopations of History,” MAC’s Annual Meeting, April 24-26 at the Westin Crown Center in Kansas City, Missouri. Onsite registration will be available. Learn all about it, make hotel reservations, and view the program at http://www.midwestarchives.org/2014-annual-meeting.
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.