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Apply by 2/23 for “Collective Wisdom”, an experiment in cross-sector learning

So much can be learned when we reach across boundaries, explore new environments, and forge connections outside our current community. A select cohort of 12 people will immerse themselves in this kind of learning in 2016, through a project called Collective Wisdom: Libraries, Archives and Museums (LAM) Conference Exchange. The cross-sector cohort (4 representatives each […]

Meet a Coalition Participant: Chief Officers of State Library Agencies (COSLA)

Chief Officers of State Library Agencies (COSLA) is an independent organization of the chief officers of state and territorial agencies designated as the state library administrative agency and responsible for statewide library development. Its purpose is to provide leadership on issues of common concern and national interest; to further state library agency relationships with federal […]

Project Management Webinar Recordings, Slides, and Resources

Project Management 101: Planning Your Project, a 2-part webinar series In February 2015, the Coalition hosted a two-part, interactive learning webinar to introduce the fundamentals of project management: planning a project. Colleagues from archives, libraries and museums joined together for this experience. All of our fields struggle with unstable budgets and dynamic technology, so learning […]

Meet a Coalition Participant: Society of American Archivists

The Society of American Archivists (SAA) is North America’s oldest and largest national archival professional association. It is the preeminent source of professional resources and the principal communication hub for American archivists. SAA’s mission is to promote the values and diversity of archives and archivists. SAA believes that education and professional development are essential to […]