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Posts by Sara Hollett

Intro to Preservation

Introduction to Preservation for Archives, will be offered jointly with the Council of Archives New Brunswick. The workshop will be held at the Tantramar Heritage Trust in Sackville, New Brunswick at the Anderson Octagonal House from October 15th-16th, 2019. The instructor will be Kimberley Maguire, Archives Advisor for New Brunswick. The cost will be $125.…

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Fall workshops

CNSA is happy to announce that our Introduction to Archives course will be held in Cape Breton this Fall, from November 6th-7th at the Beaton Institute at CBU in Sydney. More details on our Fall curriculum will be coming soon. We will also be offering Introduction to Preservation as a joint workshop with the Council…

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CNSA is hiring!

We are looking for a MemoryNS Technical & Training Coordinator! This project will help build and enhance our MemoryNS descriptive database. Please see the position description for more details, and feel free to contact the CNSA office with any questions.

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Registration open now – CNSA 2019 conference

The Board and Education Committee of the CNSA invite you to register for the 2019 spring conference, “Beyond the Record”, which will take place on May 9-10, 2019, at Nova Scotia Archives in Halifax. Please visit the event page to register and learn more information. We look forward to seeing everyone back in Halifax in…

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Introduction to the Rules for Archival Description (RAD)

We are very pleased to open registration for our first workshop of 2019! With special guest, former Archives Advisor, Jamie Serran. It will be offered over 2 days from January 31st – February 1st, 2019 at the Halifax Municipal Archives in Dartmouth. This workshop has been revamped and is going to focus on the practical…

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Acquisition, Appraisal and Accessioning Workshop

We are very pleased to open registration for our last workshop of 2018! With special guest, former Archives Advisor, Jamie Serran. The Core Curriculum “Acquisition, Appraisal and Accessioning” workshop will be offered over 2 days from December 10-11, 2018 at the beautiful Colchester Historeum in Truro! Cost is $125 for CNSA members. Registration and payment…

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Launch of LAMNS

We warmly welcome you to join us in celebrating the launch of our new collaborative network in Nova Scotia, with Librarian and Archivist of Canada, Dr. Guy Berthiaume. The launch of LAMNS (Libraries, Archives & Museums Nova Scotia) is happening on Tuesday, November 20th at the Nova Scotia Archives in Halifax from 10:00-11:30am. Refreshments will…

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2018 CNSA AGM – Save the date!

The CNSA’s 2018 AGM will take place on Thursday, May 10th, 2018 at Nova Scotia Archives. The AGM will be held over lunch, and all CNSA members are welcome to take part. We will also be presenting our CNSA awards during the AGM. The Education Committee is organizing two workshops, to be held on the…

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