Archives are Always Essential

FREE ONLINE EVENT

Rachael Cristine Woody 

&

Ryan Anthony Donaldson

00

DAYS

00

HOURS

00

MINS

00

SECS
RESERVE MY SPOT

Submit Questions With the Form Below!

In order to address your points on interest on this subject we're gathering your questions ahead of time. This session will be pre-recorded in order to deliver the maximum amount of information in an effective manner. It will premiere on October 22, 2020.

Session Abstract

Many of us in the field know that archives are essential, but sometimes it feels like a best-kept secret. It's challenging to convey the true value of our collections despite our best efforts with digital content, social media, and other outreach and awareness activities. It's time to unleash the full potential of heritage collections and archives and we'll show you how. This webinar will review historic outreach challenges, and how they've been compounded and complicated by larger global events in 2020. And in honor of Archives Month, we will explore proactive and actionable responses to these challenges--including relevant examples and additional voices. Reserve your spot by registering to attend with the "Reserve My Spot" button above.

Rachael Cristine Woody

Rachael Woody is the owner of Rachael Cristine Consulting LLC. After a successful tenure at the Smithsonian Institution and the Oregon Wine History Archive, Woody established her consultancy to teach archives, museums, and cultural heritage organizations how to take care of their collections and advocate for their value. Woody has experienced precariously funded positions first-hand and has proven tactical strategies to demonstrate the value of collection work. As a result of her experience, Woody has dedicated herself to advocating for the value of collection work. She serves on SAA’s Committee on Public Awareness, established the Archivist-in-Residence (paid internship) program at Northwest Archivists, and serves on several salary advocacy committees.

Ryan Anthony Donaldson

Ryan Anthony Donaldson is a content strategist, information professional, and project consultant passionate about the creative and targeted uses of heritage content and archives. Donaldson previously worked as Senior Manager of Heritage and Information Services for The Durst Organization in New York City, conceptualizing and implementing a corporate archive program. He serves on the Archives Month Committee of Washington State and previously with the Business Archives Steering Committee with the Society of American Archivists.

I can't attend live. Will this webinar be recorded?

If you can't attend live and would like to access the recording please proceed with registration and submit your question via the form (above). A recording link will be sent to everyone who registered.

Sign Up

Don't miss this webinar event. Space is limited so reserve your spot now.

Close

50% Complete

Just enter in your name and email to secure your spot. It's 100% FREE.