METRO and Archivists Round Table of New York (ART) are co-sponsoring a series of free, low-cost, and subsidized workshops to provide training on a variety of topics essential to acquiring, managing, and preserving records of cultural, social, and historical value. These workshops are part of the Keeping Collections project which offers workshops and services as part of the Documentary Heritage Program of the New York State Archive.
The first workshop in this series, Using the Archivists’ Toolkit in Archives and Special Collections is now open for registration. This full-day workshop will be offered at a special price of $20. Please see the registration page for more details and to access the workshop application.
Full Workshop Series Details:
- March 8 (Friday), 10am-4pm - Using the Archivists’ Toolkit in Archives and Special Collections
- May 15 (Wednesday), 10am-4pm – Strategic Planning for Archives
- TBD – SAA DAS course: Appraisal of Electronic Records (class details)
Additional events are also being planned and will be announced through ART, METRO, and on the Keeping Collections site.
Registration generally opens 6 weeks prior to the workshop. Follow METRO’s and ART's communication channels for registration news and other announcements.