A (Fiscal) Year in Review

A Standards Portal, enhancements to the online Directory of Archival Education, the launching of the “I Found It In The Archives” P.R. campaign, the publication of four new books, and a successful Joint Annual Meeting in D.C. are among the highlights listed in the FY 2011 Annual Report. For a look back at how SAA worked to meet the association’s evolving needs, click here.

Get Involved! A Call to Service in SAA

SAA Vice President/President-Elect Jackie Dooley is now soliciting volunteers to serve on SAA appointed groups beginning in August 2012. If you’re interested in contributing to SAA’s growth – and developing professionally yourself! – review the list of open appointments and the volunteer formDeadline: January 13, 2012.

Council Endorses ICA Universal Declaration on Archives

The SAA Council has voted to endorse the International Council on Archives’ “Universal Declaration on Archives,” and has asked the U.S. delegation to UNESCO to support adoption of the Declaration at the upcoming UNESCO General Conference.