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Mon, 04/16/2018 - 16:48

Interview: Erie Canal Museum

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 16:48
DHPSNY Staff

For our latest chat, we reached out to the Erie Canal Museum in Syracuse. DHPSNY staff had a wonderful visit there in early 2017 when the Museum hosted one of our Essential Policies and Procedures workshops, and we’ve since wanted to dig deeper into the Museum’s history and collections. Ashley Maready, Curator of Collections & Exhibitions, and Amie Flanigan, Project Archivist, teamed up to answer our questions.

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Wed, 04/11/2018 - 16:24

Summer 2018 Planning & Assessment Application Deadline Announced

Wed, 04/11/2018 - 16:24
DHPSNY Staff
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Wed, 04/04/2018 - 15:19

Join DHPSNY at MARAC's Spring 2018 Conference

Wed, 04/04/2018 - 15:19
DHPSNY Staff
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Mon, 04/02/2018 - 15:05

Register Now for Upcoming Red Flag Workshops

Mon, 04/02/2018 - 15:05
DHPSNY Staff
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Mon, 03/26/2018 - 17:14

Copyright 101 Webinar Recording Now Available

Mon, 03/26/2018 - 17:14
DHPSNY Staff
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Mon, 03/19/2018 - 09:33

Interview: Staten Island Museum

Mon, 03/19/2018 - 09:33
DHPSNY Staff

This month, we checked in with the Staten Island Museum, an alum of DHPSNY's Planning & Assessment Services that was awarded a preservation survey in our fall 2016 round. Audrey Malachowsky is the Museum’s Registrar and Collections Manager. She chatted with us about the impact of DHPSNY’s site visit, the Museum’s wide-ranging archive of photographic materials, and more.

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Fri, 03/16/2018 - 15:04

Digital Preservation Webinar Recording Now Available

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 15:04
DHPSNY Staff

This week's webinar, Digital Preservation for Small Repositories, is now available to view here and on our Resources pageBonnie Weddle, coordinator of the Electronic Records unit at the New York State Archives, guided viewers through the practical first steps they can take to establish a digital preservation program. Key terms and core activities were discussed, and Bonnie left viewers with a wealth of additional resources. 

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Tue, 03/13/2018 - 12:29

Announcing Our Latest Planning & Assessment Services Class!

Tue, 03/13/2018 - 12:29
DHPSNY Staff

We're happy to introduce eleven new members of DHPSNY's Planning & Assessment Services class from our final round of 2017. Site visits for this group began this month with a trip the Hudson River Museum in Kingston (pictured) and will continue throughout the spring.

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Fri, 03/09/2018 - 10:04

Planning & Assessment Services Applications Due Friday, March 16th

Fri, 03/09/2018 - 10:04
DHPSNY Staff
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Thu, 03/08/2018 - 09:47

FOCUS ON: Archival Needs Assessments

Thu, 03/08/2018 - 09:47
DHPSNY Staff

Since fall 2016, DHPSNY has awarded Archival Needs Assessments, Preservation Surveys, Condition Surveys, and Strategic Planning assistance to over fifty organizations. With this year's first Planning & Assessment application deadline coming up on Friday, March 16th, we are highlighting each of these services and how they can benefit your organization. Today, we’re focusing on Archival Needs Assessments.

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