Workshops

UPCOMING WORKSHOP

Friday August 18, 2017

The Colorado Historical Records Advisory Board (CHRAB), in partnership with the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC), invites you to attend a FREE Archives 101 Workshop on August 18, 2017.

This workshop focuses on best practices for those working in smaller archival repositories and those who may not have had formal archival training. Participants are encouraged to bring questions and sample items from their collections that present specific challenges in processing.

The Museum of Northwest Colorado has generously agreed to host the event in Craig, Colorado and will be held from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM. The address for the museum is 590 Yampa Ave, Craig, CO 81625. Please visit the museum’s website for more information.http://www.museumnwco.org/

FREE lunch and snacks will be provided at the event for participants. Participants will also receive a FREE Archives 101 Tool Kit which includes an archival box, acid free folders, and other archival preservation tools to jumpstart your processing project.

This is event is presented by two members from the State Historical Records Advisory Board: Shaun Boyd, Archivist with the Douglas County History Research center and Aly Jabrocki, State Archivist for the State of Colorado.

Please RSVP for the event by sending the names of the participants planning on attending to CHRAB@state.co.us
We look forward to seeing you on August 18.

Feel free to spread this announcement around to any individuals or institutions who may be interested in attending.

ARCHIVES 101- FREE WORKSHOPS

Archives 101 workshops were held:

Friday, December 16, 2016 in Georgetown, Colorado

The event focused on best practices for those working in smaller repositories and who may not have had formal archival training. Participants are encouraged to bring questions and sample items from their collections that present specific challenges in processing.

Presented by three members from the State Historical Records Advisory Board: Shaun Boyd, Archivist with the Douglas County History Research center; Dr. Holly Norton, State Archaeologist with History Colorado, and Aly Jabrocki, State Archivist for the State of Colorado.

The event took place at the Historic Georgetown Schoolhouse at 10:00 am. The address is 809 Taos Street, Georgetown, Colorado 80444. For more information, please visit their website at: http://www.georgetowntrust.org/the-1874-schoolhouse.html

A FREE lunch and snacks will be provided. The entire event has been made possible by a grant sponsored by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission, and the Colorado Historical Records Advisory Board.

Friday, June 24, 2016, 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM, at the Baca County Emergency Management Office in Springfield, Colorado.

Presented by: Abby Hoverstock, Senior Archivist/Librarian with Denver Public Library/Western History and Genealogy; Shaun Boyd, Lead Archivist with the Douglas County History Research center; Aly Jabrocki, Audio/Media Archivist with the Colorado State Archives; and George Orlowski, State Archivist and Director of the Colorado State Archives.

Friday, October 23, 2015, 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM, at the West Custer County Library in Westcliffe, Colorado

Friday, April 17, 2015, 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM, at the Rifle Branch Library, GCPLD

Presented by: Aly Jabrocki, Audio Archivist, State of Colorado and George Orlowski, Colorado State Archivist

Presentation slides are available below.

 


A Framework for Governing Electronic Records - FREE WORKSHOP

Was held September 5, 2015, 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM at the Ralph Carr Judicial Center in Denver, Colorado

Presented by Liz Bishoff, Leigh Grinstead, Molly Davis and Betsy Holder

Presentation slides are available below.