Welcome to MARAC

Sara BordenFounded in 1972, MARAC is a vibrant, volunteer-run organization welcoming archivists who live and work in the mid-Atlantic region, which includes Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia, and the District of Columbia.

MARAC is focused on our members' needs and interests. We strive to provide MARAC members affordable archival education, encourage diversity and inclusion in the profession, foster collegiality among archivists, and support archival advocacy throughout the mid-Atlantic region. MARAC membership offers a wealth of benefits and service opportunities. To learn more, check out our Membership page or contact us. We look forward to working with you!

Sara Borden
MARAC Chair, 2022-2023


Registration for MARAC Spring Virtual conference on April 26-28 is now open!  Visit Spring 2023 Conference for program and registration.

The spring 2023 edition of the Mid-Atlantic Archivist (MAA Vol. 52 No. 2)  is available online. Discover the Appalachian Trail Conservancy Records at George Mason University, talk with Arline Custer award winner Dr. Allison Finkelstein, and more. Learn affordable tricks for flattening photos in-house, explore a review of Managing Business Archives, and read a piece by the 2022-2023 Graduate Student Archival Education Scholarship recipient, Sarah Appleby. Visit Mid-Atlantic Archivist for previous issues and advertising information.

Membership form for the July 1, 2022 to June 30, 2023 membership year is available online at Membership 2022-23. Or download a membership form to submit through the mail. Dues are not pro-rated. Payments received in the 4th quarter (April 1 - June 30) will roll over to the next membership year. As a special benefit to spring conference attendees, membership dues paid during registration time, even before April 1, will roll over to next year. Visit MARAC Membership for more information on member benefits.

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