Welcome to the Midwest Archives Conference
Join hundreds of 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.
Renew your membership for 2016
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. 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.
Slate for 2016 MAC Elections approved by Council
The Nominating Committee, consisting of Chair Douglas Bicknese and members Bethany Anderson and Michelle Christian, announce the slate of candidates who have agreed to run for office in the 2016 election. The election opens on February 1, 2016. Please click here to view the full slate.
Call For Poster Proposals: ArchivesFest in the City of Festivals
The 2016 Program Committee invites poster proposal submissions on all aspects of archival practice and research, as well as from allied and related fields. Submissions are welcome from students as well as new professionals (2013-2015 graduates). Proposals are due January 15, 2016. For more information, please see the main call for proposals page.
The MAC Newsletter is now available!
The October 2015 issue of the MAC Newsletter is now available to members! Log in and choose “MAC Newsletter Online” under Publications. In this issue you’ll get a peek at what’s ahead at next year’s Annual Meeting in Milwaukee. Hear from the recipients of this year’s MAC scholarships and awards. Read about exciting projects like online vaudeville theater resources, an electronic records management framework for state and local governments, Ball State’s Archival Media Assets project, and the basics on how to surface-clean paper. Find out 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!
New Career Planning Forum
The MAC Education Committee has created a new Career Planning web forum. Visit Educational Resources for more info.