Posted on 26 August 2016
The ARA conference is being held in London from Wednesday 31st August to Friday 2nd September.
Presentations and a poster from our staff showcase a selection of our recent and ongoing projects and highlights the range of skills and specialisms that we have:
Wednesday 31st August:
A professional response to public and community loss: York floods, December 2015 - Tracy Wilcockson, Conservator, Borthwick Institute for Archives
Thursday 1st September:
Up and AtoM: Project Genesis at the Borthwick Institute for Archives - Dr Sally-Anne Shearn, Archivist, Borthwick Institute for Archives
Tutorial: The Retreat Digitisation Project: A case study on the necessity for collaboration between conservation and digitisation. Chris Taylor, Digitisation Manager and Tracy Wilcockson, Conservator, Borthwick Institute for Archives
Workshop: Working with a Dino-Lite: 101 uses for a digital microscope. Catherine Dand, Conservator, Borthwick Institute for Archives
Tutorial: From Filth to Future: One year on. ARA and emotional support for recordkeeping professionals. Elizabeth Baker, Archivist, East Riding Archives and Gary Brannan, Archivist, Borthwick Institute for Archives
Index nomine, Amen- Enabling Free On-line Access to the York Archbishops Registers, 1576-1650. Gary Brannan and Helen Watt, Borthwick Institute for Archives.
If you are attending the conference we would love to talk to you about our work!