The Internet Archive’s Community Webs program is now accepting applications from Canadian public libraries, community archives and other community-focused memory organizations. Community Webs empowers its members to build web and digital archives documenting local histories, with an emphasis on communities that have typically been underrepresented in the historic record. Members of the program receive free … Continue reading Community Webs Accepting Applications from Canadian Organizations
by the Community Programs team Thank you to everyone who joined us last week for our Web & Digital Archiving Meetup at Internet Archive Canada’s new headquarters in Vancouver. More than 50 librarians and archivists from BC and beyond came together to discuss their web and digital archiving experiences and to brainstorm paths for the … Continue reading 50+ Librarians and Archivists Come Together at Canadian Web & Digital Archiving Meetup
Thanks to everyone who came to our sessions at the Saskatchewan Libraries Conference in Regina and the Marigold Library System Conference in Calgary over the past week! We were thrilled to meet up and chat with people in person and were honored to have been invited to present at both events. We also enjoyed hearing … Continue reading Conference Re-Cap: Thanks for Coming to Our Recent Sessions!
We will be hosting a Web and Digital Archiving Meetup at our new Canadian headquarters in Vancouver on June 14th. Coinciding with the Association of Canadian Archivists Conference, the event will feature presentations, lightning talks and time for discussion and networking. We also plan to have a tour of our new space, as well as … Continue reading Join us at the Canadian Web and Digital Archiving Meetup
Internet Archive Canada staff will be on location at two upcoming in-person Canadian conferences. Find us first in Regina at the 2022 Saskatchewan Libraries Conference. Community Programs Officer Catherine Falls will be presenting on our Community Webs program with Geoffrey Allen of Regina Public Library on May 5th. Next, for those in the Calgary area, … Continue reading Come Say Hello! IA Canada Staff at Upcoming Conferences