Mid-Atlantic Regional Archives Conference
P.O. Box 1773
Carlisle, PA 17013
Phone number 717/ 713-9973
Fax number 717/ 245-1439
District of Columbia Caucus
Welcome to the D.C. Caucus of MARAC! The Caucus currently has 165 members representing a wide variety of institutions: federal and local government research centers, colleges and universities, national headquarters of major non-profit organizations, and small, private libraries and archives. The Caucus offers periodic tours of member institutions and hosts a public Archives Fair annually during Archives Week.
NOTICE: OCTOBER 18TH ARCHIVES FAIR DATE CANCELLED - POSSIBLE RESCHEDULE DATE TO BE ANNOUNCED
Archives Fair 2013
Location: McGowan Theater @ The National Archives 700 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington, DC. Enter in the Special Events building entrance at 6th Street & Constitution Avenue.
Times: Morning Session - 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Afternoon Session - 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Event Registration: firstname.lastname@example.org
Interested in Exhibit Space? Contact email@example.com.
9:30-9:45 Welcome & Agenda
9:45-10:00 Opening Remarks & Panelist Introductions by AOTUS David Ferriero
10:00-11:30 Panel Discussion: Crowdsourcing for Enhanced Access to Archival Materials with
--Trevor Owens, Library of Congress (Moderator)
--Mark Mollan, NARA (tentative)
--Helena Zinkham, LOC (tentative)
--Sarah Allen, Smithsonian Institution, Presidential Innovation Fellow
11:30-1:00: Lunch Break
1:00-1:30: Pop Up Archive
--Anne Wootton, Co-founder
--Bailey Smith, Co-founder
1:30-2:00: National Archival Authorities Cooperative (NAAC)
--John Martinez, NARA
--Jerry Simmons, NARA
2:00-2:30: Donations Database
--Dawn Sherman, NARA
--Meg Ryan, NARA