“The Primary Source” and the Society of Mississippi Archivists

primsourceThe newest issue of The Primary Source comes out this week!

The Primary Source is the online journal for the Society of Mississippi Archivists. It contains timely articles on archives, records management and conservation, listings of accessions at archival repositories and national and regional archival news.

Check out the latest issue to see how archival institutions are dealing with outreach and advocacy during these tough economic times.

http://www.msarchivists.org/theprimarysource/psvol28no2/psvol28no2.htm

The Society of Mississippi Archivists was organized and chartered as a non-profit educational organization in 1977.

The Society strives to promote effective communication among professional archivists and interested persons in allied professions; to encourage the preservation and conservation of archival and manuscript materials in the state; to provide educational opportunities for those persons responsible for the preservation and conservation of archival and manuscript materials in the state; to provide educational opportunities for those persons responsible for the preservation and administration of records; to foster the use of archival and manuscript sources; to share the results of current archival and records management research with members and interested persons; to develop professional and ethical standards of conduct for archivists; and to assist citizens, professional organizations, educational institutions, and cultural groups in the preservation and use of our recorded heritage.

For more information about the Society of Mississippi Archivists and to see what projects the organization is working on visit http://www.msarchivists.org/index.html

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