The goals of the Archives, Manuscripts & Special Collections Round Table (AMSC) are to promote the work and development of archives and special collections in Utah by fostering cooperation and collaboration between all levels of professionals; by sharing knowledge of the highest standards in processing, preservation & accessibility; and by promoting the widespread use of archives & special collections.
Chair: Allie McCormack Original Cataloger for Special Collections Marriott Library, University of Utah firstname.lastname@example.org
Vice-Chair: Ben Harry Curator of Audiovisual Materials & Media Arts History Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University email@example.com
Special Collections Training Opportunities
Library Juice Academy is offering several upcoming online courses on aspects of special collections librarianship. If you or your staff are looking for quick introductions to the field, LJA is a good place to start. There are bundled discounts for institutions or individuals who wish to take multiple courses.
Introduction to Technical Services in Special Collections, November 4th-29th
Introduction to Rare Materials, January 6th-31st
Appraisal and Collection Development for Digital Special Collections, February 3rd-March 1st
Metadata and Description for Digital Special Collections, March 2nd-29th