Author Archives: Seattle Area Archivists

Next SeaAA meeting is Friday, May 26th!

Please join us for this important meeting on Friday, May 26th, from 2-4 PM. We will be at: NARA SEATTLE,  6125 SAND POINT WAY NE.

The outgoing Steering Committee will announce the results of the Steering Committee election for the 2017-2019 term. We will also learn about the National Archives, their holdings, and how one can perform research.

We hope to see many of you there!

Call for RAO Presenters at SAA 2017 Meeting in Portland

The Reference, Access, and Outreach (RAO) section of the Society of American Archivists (SAA) is seeking proposals for presentations and demonstrations for their 6th annual Marketplace of Ideas at the SAA Annual Meeting in Portland, OR to be held Wednesday, July 26 from 2:30-3:45 pmTake a look at this form for details and the easy application procedure.

Applications are due by May 1, 2017.

The RAO Program Committee will notify all applicants about the status of their proposal by May 22, 2017.

Full-time Internship at the Gates Archive

The Gates Archive is seeking applications for a full time, paid internship. The position will be for five months. Review of applications will begin on May 8. For full details and application instructions, please view this pdf. GA_internship-job-desc_2017

Preservation Week at Living Computers: Museum + Labs, April 27th-April 29th

The Living Computers: Museum + Labs presents PreserveIT!

PreserveIT! brings together experts in the field of preservation to share tips for the collector in all of us. Come hear tips and tricks for taking care of your special collections of paper, photos, objects, media, software and computers.

Live Demos – LCM+L Engineers – MoPOP – MiPoPs – Seattle Municipal Archives – Software Preservation Network –C-Keys – Movie screening of Monuments Men [2014]

Thursday April 27th 10am – 9pm, Friday April 28th 10am – 7pm, Saturday April 29th 10am – 5pm All programs included in museum admission. Schedule listed http://www.livingcomputers.org/

Open Jobs and Research Positions!

There are three positions in this post. Please read each description for the full details!

Part-time Museum Archivist at the Museum of Flight. Application deadline: May 1st, 2017

Special Research Assistant with the Office of the Attorney General — Washington State. Full time permanent position. Job Number 2017-03156. Application deadline: April 20th, 2017

Archives Technician with the Gates Archive. Full-time contract position. No application deadline. JD_archives_technician_2017

Good luck to all interested candidates!