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Saturday, August 8 • TBA
S05 - Archives on the Move

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Just as no two repositories are the same, neither are moves. Archives on the Move addresses the unique and creative problem-solving necessitated by a move, highlighting the level of preparation, attention to detail, and quick thinking that 21st-century Archivists need to carry out a successful move. With examples from a variety of repositories, the session covers the planning, implementation, complications, risks, and rewards of collection moves and offers valuable insight into the moving process.

Yule: Mitigating the chain of custody to off-site storage
Cohen-Palacios: Managing a move with many part-time student assistants
Dunham: Executing the impossible: Complex move, short timeline, little staff
Fairley: Implementing project management workflow to successfully manage collection moves of varying size and scope
Head: Planning For the Unknown Future
Hemsath: Establishing basic control and collection access for a multiple stage move
Schliep: Developing an archival program during a move

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Tanya Yule

Project Archivist, Hoover Institution Library & Archives, Stanford University
Tanya Yule is a Project Archivist at the Hoover Institution Library & Archives at Stanford University and former Public Broadcasting Preservation Fellow with the American Archives of Public Broadcasting. Tanya holds an MLIS and a Certificate in Digital Assets Management from San Jose... Read More →

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Elizabeth Dunham

Associate Archivist, Arizona State University
Elizabeth Dunham is an Associate Archivist at Arizona State University?s Library. She is responsible for directing archival processing activities, encoding new and legacy finding aids using EAD, and maintaining archival metadata management systems.
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Sara Schliep

Project Archivist and Cataloger, Folger Shakespeare Library
Sara has an MA in Literary Studies from the UW-Madison and an MLIS from St. Catherine University. She is currently a Project Archivist at the Folger, tasked with establishing an institutional archives while preparing materials to move off-site.
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DiAnna Hemsath

Archivist and Assistant Professor, McGoogan Health Science Library, University of Nebraska Medical Center
DiAnna has an MA in museum studies from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. She is a certified archivist. 
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Chelsea Fairley

Collections Officer, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress

Jennifer Head

Archivist, Sisters of Charity of the Blessed Virgin Mary
Jennifer is the Congregational Archivist for the Sisters of Charity of the Blessed Virgin Mary in Dubuque, IA. She is a Certified Archivist and a Digital Archives Specialist. She received her MLIS from Dominican University in River Forest, IL.

Katrina Cohen-Palacios (she/her)

Archivist, York University Libraries Clara Thomas Archives and Special Collections

Saturday August 8, 2020 TBA