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News from Special Collections & Archives at Wake Forest University

Guest post from Tanya Zanish-Belcher, Director of Special Collections & Archives, Wake Forest University. Special Collections & Archives (Z. Smith Reynolds Library), Wake Forest University recently hosted Marcia Phillips, a representative of the North Carolina Baptist State Convention and Chair … Continue reading

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LSTA Digitizing Grant Update (Wake Forest University)

Guest post from Tanya Zanish-Belcher, Director of Special Collections & Archives, Wake Forest University. In 2015, Z. Smith Reynolds Library received an EZ Digitization Grant-Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS)/Library Services and Technology (LSTA) Grant from the State Library … Continue reading

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Arkansas Baptist History Collection Awarded 2017 Davis C. Woolley Award

The association is happy to announce that the ALABI and Baptist History and Heritage Society Woolly Award Committee has selected the Arkansas Baptist History Collection at Ouachita Baptist University as the recipient of this year’s Davis C. Woolley Award for … Continue reading

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Position Announcement: Assistant Director for Central Libraries, Baylor University

Baylor University Libraries seek an innovative and collaborative professional to provide leadership for the special collections located in the Central Libraries.  The Assistant Director for Central Libraries is a new faculty position with leadership and visioning responsibilities. For a full … Continue reading

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Position Announcement: University Archivist, Baylor University

Baylor University in Waco, Texas is seeking applications for a University Archivist. Information on the position is available below or at http://www.baylor.edu/lib/doc.php/271908.doc. Baylor University Baylor University is a private Christian university and a nationally ranked research institution, consistently listed with … Continue reading

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New Search Features for OBU Archives and Special Collections Website

Ouachita Baptist University’s 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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Digital Projects Grant Available

ALABI officers are encouraging applications for a small grant to support Baptist digital projects. This is the second year that the digital projects grant will be offered. California Baptist University was awarded the first ALABI digital projects grant of $500 … Continue reading

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Betty Hurtt Meritorious Service Award Nominations

ALABI officers are accepting nominations for the Betty Hurtt Meritorious Service Award. This award honors a current or former ALABI member or any individual who has served as a role model and contributed significantly to the preservation and promotion of … Continue reading

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Constitution and Bylaws updated

At the 2009 ALABI meeting in Nashville, ALABI members approved the revised Constitution and Bylaws for the group. Those documents have been available as PDFs on the meetings page, but until now, they have not been available on the Constitution … Continue reading

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Records Management Workshop at SBHLA

The Southern Baptist Historical Library and Archives is pleased to announce we will be co-sponsoring a Society of American Archivists workshop, Records Management for Archivists, Thursday and Friday February 4-5, 2010, at the SBC building in downtown Nashville. This practical, … Continue reading

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