Category Archives: Messages from SLA’s Chair

Directory of Literary Archives

Directories of Literary Archives and Sports Archives As reported in the recent ICA publication Flash 36, SLA Secretary Heather Dean has prepared a proposal to ICA’s Programme Commission (PCOM) for a thoroughgoing revision and updating of our World-Wide Directory of … Continue reading

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SLA in Yaoundé, November 2018

The Annual Conference of the International Council on Archives (ICA) for 2018 will take place this November in Yaoundé, the capital of Cameroon, with the main conference being held at the Yaoundé Conference Centre (Palais des Congrès de Yaoundé) on … Continue reading

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International Archives Day 2018

9th June is the date of International Archives Day 2018. All ICA members are invited to participate in IAD 2018, which is also ICA’s 70th birthday. The IAD 2018 Communication Kit is available here. David Sutton Chair / Président ICA … Continue reading

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Meetings of other ICA Sections in October 2018

SLA members may be interested in the upcoming meetings of our friends in two other ICA Sections. SUV (the Section on University Archives) will be holding its conference in Salamanca, from 3-5 October 2018, with theme ‘What value do historical … Continue reading

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ICA’s 70th birthday

At the most recent meeting of the ICA Executive Board, held at the Château de Vincennes, on the outskirts of Paris, on 19th and 20th April 2018, all members of ICA were invited to use the official logo to celebrate … Continue reading

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ICA’s Mexico conference goes ahead as planned

Secretariat Announcement. The ICA Secretariat has announced that, following a review of the situation in the aftermath of the Mexico City earthquake, the ICA Conference in Mexico City will go ahead as planned next month.  Read the official announcement here. … Continue reading

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International Archives Day, 9 June 2017

Celebrate International Archives Day! June 9, a day of international celebration. Archives represent an unparalleled wealth. They are the documentary product of human activity and as such constitute irreplaceable testimonies of past events. They ensure the democratic functioning of societies, … Continue reading

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