Our weekly roundup of archives-related news from around the globe
- Africa: They are selling records of African history. Unique historical evidence of the ancient cultures of a continent is being put up for sale on the open market in Europe. Yet in the countries of Africa where these priceless treasures belong, there is little public interest in the matter.…
- Rare manuscripts from Iraq are on display as part of an exhibition on Mesopotamia at the French National Archives (in French).
Call for Applications
- The deadline to apply to the 2015 Itinerant Archivists trip to Ecuador has
been extended to June 10, 2015. All applicants will be notified of outcomes
by June 30.
Please review the trip in formation and project details here:
And apply via the Google form here:
We hope to see your name!
—Itinerant Archivists Co-Organizers–