Category Archives: Member News

New Search Features for OBU Archives and Special Collections Website

Ouachita Baptist University‚Äôs Archives and Special Collections recently added a new search feature to its website, offering access to over 250,000 entries from resources pertaining to Arkansas Baptists, OBU, and Clark County, Arkansas. A great starting point for Baptist history, … Continue reading

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A Bridge to Intellectual Freedom: Virginia Union University Celebrates 150 Years

The following is a guest post by Selicia Allen, Special Collections Librarian and University Archivist at Virginia Union University and a member of the ALABI Communications Committee. Virginia Union University celebrated its 150th anniversary over the 2014-2015 academic school year. … Continue reading

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2015 ALABI Annual Meeting

Please mark you calendars and begin planning to attend this year’s annual ALABI meeting, April 22-24 at the Southern Baptist Historical Library and Archives (SBHLA) in Nashville, Tennessee. Our theme will be “Here in the Real World: Understanding and Serving … Continue reading

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Archives Web Sites

Hello, ALABI gang! We are working on improving our Special Collections Web site, and I wondered if you had sites that you would recommend? Are there sites you don’t like? Why not? All suggestions are welcome.

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Retirement of Kathy Sylvest

All of the members of ALABI are undoubtedly familiar with Kathy Sylvest. Over the years, she has been a friend to many of us, and she played an integral part in the development of both SBLA and ALABI. Taffey Hall … Continue reading

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