30 April 2011
Keeping in theme with Preservation Week, talked about in our previous post, know that tomorrow, May 1st is MayDay!
Whether you manage your own personal archive, a society archive, institutional archive or all of the above, MayDay is a call to action to make sure that collections are protected. After all, that is a fundamental responsibility of all archivists!
The Society of American Archivists gives ideas and resources on what you might do as an individual or as the staff of a repository!
You can help “save our archives” by participating in MayDay 2011!
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