Preliminary Program Now Available

April 6, 2016

The preliminary program for this year’s CIMA Annual Conference is now available. For more details about the conference, please see the Conferences page.


CIMA 2016 Registration Now Open

March 2, 2016

Registration for the 2016 CIMA annual conference in Ogden, Utah is now open!

You may submit your registration form and conference payment fees from this year’s CIMA Conference web site: https://sites.google.com/a/nau.edu/cima2016/home

The early-bird registration deadline ends on Monday, April 11th.

This website also contains registration information and links for the conference hotel, where and how to register for the SAA pre-conference workshops, as well as additional program and tour information for this year’s conference.

If you have any questions regarding the conference program and registration, please contact Todd Welch (todd.welch@nau.edu).


Call for Poster Session at CIMA 2016

March 2, 2016

CIMA invites both graduate students and archives professionals to submit proposals for posters to be presented at the annual meeting in Ogden, Utah on May 11-14, 2016. Posters selected by the Program Committee will be on display in a dedicated space at the conference venue. Presenters are required to be with their poster during the assigned session time to answer questions regarding their poster from attendees. Please use your our online submission form to submit your proposal by Friday, March 4, 2016. http://goo.gl/forms/UspkoEypLJ

Posters may focus on aspects of:

  • Collection development, collaboration and/or cooperation
  • Reference, instruction, and outreach activities
  • Assessment
  • Fundraising and resource allocation
  • Innovation
  • Digital Preservation and Archiving
  • Archives management
  • Archival education and mentoring

Other potential poster topics might be: collections of interest, reports on archives and records projects that you or your institution have worked on, and building projects.

Poster dimensions: 32 inches by 40 inches (may read vertically or horizontally). Additional information on poster design and specifics will be provided once your poster session has been accepted.

Students may apply for the Steve Wood scholarship to fund travel and registration at the conference.


Call for Proposals for CIMA 2016

November 6, 2015

The Conference of Inter-Mountain Archivists (CIMA) 2016 Annual Meeting will take place from May 11-14, 2016 in Ogden, Utah at the Courtyard Marriott. There will be more information on hotel accommodations in the coming weeks – so please stay tuned!

The Program Committee is asking for proposals on all aspects of archival practice and research, including proposals that feature:

  • Collection Development, Collaboration and/or Cooperation
  • Reference, instruction, and outreach activities
  • Assessment
  • Fundraising and resource allocation
  • Innovation
  • Digital Preservation and Archiving
  • Archives management
  • Archival education and mentoring

More information about the proposal process is available on the Conferences page.

DEADLINE for submission is Friday, January 29, 2015. Please use the online submission form to submit your proposal at http://goo.gl/forms/UspkoEypLJ.