Events

The Archives & Records Association both holds and participates in many events throughout the year. Below you will see our complete programme of regional and themed training events with booking details

ARA Scotland AGM 2017 - Explore Your Archive
Oct 31

ARA Scotland AGM 2017 - Explore Your Archive

ARA Scotland's AGM will be followed by a workshop on Explore Your Archive and an ASLAWG meeting.

 

ARA Scotland's AGM will be followed by a workshop on Explore Your Archive and an ASLAWG meeting.

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17 York Pl, Perth PH2 8EP, UK
  • ARA Scotland AGM 2017 - Explore Your Archive

    31 October 2017

    AK Bell Library, Sandeman Room

         

    Programme of events         

    10:00-10:30 - Tea and Registration

    10:30-11:30 - AGM

    Updates on the past year on actions and goals for 2018 from:

    Karyn Williamson, Chair of ARA Scotland

    Karl Magee, Vice Chair of the Board of ARA

    Victoria Brown, Programmes and Development Manager, Scottish Council on Archives

    11:30-13:00 - Workshop: How to prepare for and participate in Explore your Archive 2017 

     Jon Elliott, Head of Public Affairs, Archives and Records Association

    The 2017/2018 Explore Your Archive campaign kicks off on the 18th November. Bring your plans and ideas for how your archive can participate in EYA to this workshop to receive advice and guidance from ARA’s Jon Elliott on:

    •  Levels of engagement - How to tailor your ideas to the resources (time and staff) you have available in your archive 
    • Advertising your service - Using Nov 18-26 to brand and advertise events and exhibitions within your archive for the year 2017/2018 
    • Engagement - How you can use EYA to engage with local groups and press to advertise your archives 
    • Tell your stories - How to approach ambassadors for your archives and use the resources you have to reach new audiences 

    13:00-17:00 - Archivists of Scottish Local Authorities Working Group

    The second half of the day will be dedicated to ASLAWG.

    This event is free to attend please email Lorraine Logan at ara@archives.org.uk to confirm your place.

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  • Category
    ARA Regional Meeting
  • Date & Time
    Oct 31 2017 at 10:00 AM - Oct 31 2017 at 05:00 PM
  • Location & full address
    AK Bell Library,17 York Pl, Perth PH2 8EP, UK
  • Event Admins
    Lorraine Logan