2024

February 1

-Exhibiting Your Collections - Northeast Document Conservation Center

February 5-8

-Digital Preservation Workflow Webinars series - Digital Preservation Coalition 

February 7

Community in the Workplace Series Sharing Our Human-Centered Workplace Practices Will Uplift Us All - MuseumExpert.org

February 8

-How to Build Resilience: Climate Impacts and Cultural Heritage - Conservation Center for Art & Historic Artifacts

-Strategies for Born-Digital Collections - Northeast Document Conservation Center

February 8-9

Doing History in Polarized Times Virtual Summit - American Association for State and Local History

February 9

-A Paleontologist's Lens: Exploring Michigan's Earliest History - Historical Society of Michigan

February 13

-Strategic Planning Essentials: On the Cheap! - Michigan Lighthouse Alliance

February 15

-Creative Solutions for Accessibility - Conservation Center for Art & Historic Artifacts

-Caring for Scrapbooks - Northeast Document Conservation Center

February 16

-Hopi R2-D2 and the Return of the Force: Star Wars and Indigenous Art - U of M Rackham Graduate School Museum Studies Program (Eldersveld Room, 5670 Haven Hall)

February 19

-Controlled Vocabularies - Backlog

February 20

-Know Thyself: The Importance of Vision in Museum Leadership - A Lecture by Neil Barclay, President and CEO, Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History - U of M Rackham Graduate School Museum Studies Program (Helmut Stern Auditorium, UM Museum of Art)

-Planning for Sustainable Success: Building a Development Plan for Museums - American Alliance of Museums

February 22

-Cultural Conversations: Are Master's Degrees Really Necessary? - Michigan Emerging Museum Professionals

February 23

-Community Centered Archiving: The Community Archiving Workshop (CAW) Model and Resources for Community Archivists - The Archivists Round Table of Metropolitan New York, Inc.

February 26

-Web Archiving: How-To - Backlog

-Take a Picture, It'll Last Longer: Virtual Photo Enclosure WorkshopConservation Center for Art & Historic Artifacts

February 27

-How to Pick Your Particulars: Descriptive Metadata for Digital Collections - Library of Michigan

-Digitizing Scrapbooks - Northeast Document Conservation Center

-Copyright for Archival Newspapers - PA Digital Rights

February 28

-Monthly Giving: Your Nonprofit Sustainability Plan - Productive Fundraising

February 29

-TikTok: The Evolving Role of Social Media in Museum Education - Museum Social Media Cultures Research Network

March 4

-Encoded Archival Description [EAD] - Backlog

March 7

-Archives 101 - Historical Society of Michigan

March 11 - 22

-Collections Care IntensiveConservation Center for Art & Historic Artifacts

March 12

-Lighthouse Funding: Donors and Goal Setting and Grants (Oh My!) - Michigan Lighthouse Alliance

-Handling Book and Paper-based Collections: A Primer for Staff, Interns & Volunteers - Northeast Document Conservation Center

March 21

-Let the Sunshine: Digitizing Public Records - Library of Michigan


March 21-23

-“Seeking Utopia: A Look on How Innovations and Traditions Help Some Utopias Thrive" MOMCC Spring Conference – Midwest Open Air Museums Coordinating Council

March 22-23

-66th Annual Michigan in Perspective: Local History Conference - Historical Society of Michigan

March 25

-Researching with Web Archives - Backlog

March 26

-Introduction to Audio Preservation - Northeast Document Conservation Center

April 9 -11

-Pure Michigan Governor’s Conference on Tourism, Radisson Hotel, Downtown Kalamazoo, TICOM Collaboration Awards, and TICOM Raffle/Display Booth

April 11

-Sharing The Tale: Publishing Your History Book - Historical Society of Michigan

April 29 - May 20

-Culturally Informed Collections Stewardship (Level 1) - Center for Collections Care at Beloit College

April 30

-How to Pick Your Policy: Creating a Digital Preservation Policy - Library of Michigan

-18th Annual Digital Commonwealth Conference (Virtual)

May 16

-Historic Home DIY: Practical Window Restoration - Historical Society of Michigan

May 19-25

-National Travel and Tourism Week - ustravel.org

May 20

-National Travel and Tourism Week Kickoff Press Conference, site TBD


June 27

-How to Pick Your (Web) Presence: Creating & Sharing Digital Collections - Library of Michigan


July 19

-Hands-On Help: Gravestone Preservation Techniques at Oakwood Cemetery - Historical Society of Michigan

August 27

-How to Pick Your Program: Hosting a Community Scanning Day - Library of Michigan

November 18

-History For Everyone: Enhancing Accessibility in Your Organization - Historical Society of Michigan

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