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

Innovative Social Media for Archives
May 23

Innovative Social Media for Archives

How can archives use social media in truly innovative ways to engage old and new audiences?

 

How can archives use social media in truly innovative ways to engage old and new audiences?




  • Innovative Social Media for Archives 

    23 May 2019, 

    10:30am – 4:00pm 

    Venue: University of Stirling Library, Stirling, FK9 4LA 

    Event Description

    How can archives use social media in truly innovative ways to engage old and new audiences? This event will provide an insight into the strategies of Scotland’s most effective social media users. This event will be accessible to everyone, no matter your experience with social media, and will give you the skills and exposure to unlock your archives using social media. With presentations from Stewart Hardy (Marketing Officer, National Library of Scotland), Dr Johanna Green (Lecturer, University of Glasgow), and David McLeod (Scottish Heritage Social Media Group), this event will give expert insight into best practice, widening accessibility, and effective social media campaigning. There will be additional presentations by ARA Scotland on how you can get involved with our current social media campaigns.

    Hosted in the wonderful Stirling University library, this event will be followed by an optional tour of the library and archives. 

    Book now to avoid disappointment.

    Itinerary

    10:30 - Registration and Coffee

    11:00 - Introduction

    11:30 - Stewart Hardy, National Library of Scotland, followed by Q & A

    12:15 - Tea & Coffee

    12:30 - Johanna Green, University of Glasgow, followed by Q & A

    1:15 - Lunch

    2:00 - Julie Devenney & Ravana Eagleheart, ARA Scotland

    2:45 - Tea/Coffee

    3:00 - David McLeod, Scottish Social Media Heritage Group, followed by Q & A

    3:45 - Final Questions to Presenters

    4:00 - Close

    4:30 - Optional tour or Stirling University Library


  • Category
    ARA Events
  • Date & Time
    May 23 2019 at 10:30 AM - May 23 2019 at 04:00 PM
  • Location & full address
    University of Stirling Library, Stirling, FK9 4LA
  • Event Admins
    Lorraine Logan