Weekly News Roundup – April 28, 2017

Our weekly news roundup from around the globe

After a long journey from the place of their creation, archival materials provide new evidence for events that took place a century ago.

An exhibit briefly features archival photos from St. Petersburg’s State Hermitage Museum as a “visual counterpoint” to a conference “The Museum after the Revolution” held in London this weekend.

Cultural heritage preservation project links historic sites maintenance and digital infrastructure development in Taiwan.

New centralized Information Storage Centre of the Nepalese government to facilitate transparency of post-earthquake reconstruction efforts and aid disbursement.

Chinese investment helps build a new government complex including archival facilities – in Liberia.

 

Featured blog post

Lauren Goodley, SAA Committee on Education Vice-Chair/Incoming Chair – Committee on Education Spring Meeting Report from the “Off the Record” blog.

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