Join your fellow CIMA members at the Nevada Fall Caucus where there will be a luncheon followed by a session on Western repositories. Details below. Register through the conference website at http://www.nevadalibraries.org/conference13/index.html.
Special Event: Conference of Intermountain Archivists Luncheon
Friday, October 18, noon – 1:30 pm
Join CIMA for a working luncheon, to discover what’s new in Nevada’s archival community. CIMA is working to develop the archival profession in our region, and their programs target non-professionals in need of archival training or assistance. They will be discussing some exciting plans for CIMA’s Annual Conference in Carson City (May 15-16, 2014) at the State Archives. CIMA President, Julia Stringfellow, from Boise State University will be leading the discussion. If you are local to northern Nevada, they would love to hear from you. Everyone is invited.
CIMA Session: Surveys of Nevada’s Archival Collections and Resources
Friday, October 18, 1:40pm – 2:30pm
Our professional panel will conduct a dialog of Nevada’s Archival Community. Book & Paper Conservator, Michael Frazier will be highlighting recent activities at UNLV Special Collections. State Archivist Jeff Kintop will be discussing Nevada’s 150th Anniversary Celebration. CIMA president Julia Stringfellow will give us a comparative perspective, as she highlights Boise State University’s Special Collections. In addition, we will invite group participation.
Julia Stringfellow, CIMA President, Boise State University
Jeff Kintop, Nevada State Archivist
Michael Frazier, UNLV Special Collections