Fall 2010 CARA Meeting


Thursday, December 2nd 2010
St Jude/Claretian Building
205 West Monroe
Chicago, IL
1:30 to 4:00 p.m.

 CARA’s Fall meeting focuses on utilizing popular software to archival practice. Three speakers will share their experience in applying Facebook, Twitter, Flickr and Picasa to archive applications.

This provides you an opportunity to find how free programs can be applied to your repository.

In order to cover our expenses, a $10 fee is requested to attend the workshop. Registration for the workshop is mandatory but you may pay ahead of time or at the door. Registrations are due NOVEMBER 29TH, 2010. This notice will be shared with CARA members for a week and after November 15th to CAA members.

Benn Joseph
Northwestern University Special Collections and Archives
"Facebook and Twitter for Archival Outreach"
Jerice Barrios
Image Specialist and former Rights and Reproduction Coordinator
at the Field Museum
"Flickr - a New Way to Share and Identify Visual Images"

Gwyn Stupar
Web Services and Reference Librarian, Northbrook Public Library
"Tour of Archives Using Picasa"

Registration due Monday November 29, 2010

Make $10 check payable to CARA and mail to Joan Sweeney, Archivist, Clerics of St Viator, 1212 E Euclid Ave, Arlington Heights, IL 60004. jsweeney@viatorians.com