News

Fall 2021 CNSA Courses

By Archives Advisor | September 10, 2021

The CNSA is excited to announce our Fall 2021 lineup of Core Curriculum courses: Arrangement & Description and Access, Reference, & Outreach. Both will be taught online by our Archives Advisor, Sharon…

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Register for the LAMNS Virtual Conference!

By Archives Advisor | September 9, 2021

Registration is now OPEN for the Libraries, Archives & Museums Nova Scotia (LAMNS) Virtual Conference, which will take place online from October 21-23, 2021! In place of an annual conference…

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Job opportunity: LAMNS Conference Manager

By Archives Advisor | July 12, 2021

Spread the word: the Libraries, Archives & and Museums Nova Scotia (LAMNS) Virtual Conference Team is looking for a Virtual Conference Manager for our October event! The Conference Manager will be responsible for…

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Registration now open: Introduction to Archives, July 19-22!

By Archives Advisor | July 6, 2021

Back by popular demand, we’re offering yet another session of Introduction to Archives! The course will be taught online by our Archives Advisor, Sharon Murray, from Monday to Thursday, July…

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Registration now open – Introduction to Archives, 2021!

By Archives Advisor | May 4, 2021

Registration is now open for Introduction to Archives, which will take place online in June! We’re offering two sections of the course – one in mid June and the other,…

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Call for Proposals: LAMNS 2021 Conference

By Archives Advisor | April 21, 2021

This year, the CNSA is teaming up with Museums and Libraries in Nova Scotia to offer a joint, virtual conference in place of our respective annual conferences. The Libraries, Archives,…

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Job Opportunity: Archives Advisor

By Heather Adams | January 13, 2021

Happy New Year everyone! The CNSA is currently seeking a new Archives Advisor. For more information, check out the job posting here: Archives Advisor

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Registration open now – CNSA 2020 Conference

By Mary Flynn | September 4, 2020

The Board and Education Committee of the CNSA invite you to register for the 2020 conference, “Digital Realities”, which will take place on October 2, 2020 over Zoom. Please visit…

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Request for Proposal – Education Consultant

By Heather Adams | June 29, 2020

The Council of Nova Scotia Archives is seeking to complete Phase 1 of a multi-phase online curriculum development and delivery initiative. We are looking for a consultant to develop a…

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Access & Reference, June 4-5 2020

By Archives Advisor | February 26, 2020

Core Curriculum Announcement! Our next workshop will be ‘Access and Reference‘ happening June 4th-5th, 2020 at the Tatamagouche Library – Colchester-East Hants Public Library hosted by the North Shore Archives…

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Events

LAMNS Virtual Conference

By Archives Advisor | September 9, 2021 |

Libraries, Archives & Museums Nova Scotia (LAMNS) is pleased to announce its second cross-sectional conference, which will take place online from October 21-23, 2021.

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Introduction to Archives, Section 4: July 19-22, 2021

By Archives Advisor | July 6, 2021 |

Dates: July 19-22, 2021, from 9am-12pm daily Location: Online (Zoom/Google Classroom) Instructor: Sharon Murray, CNSA’s Archives Advisor Enrolment: maximum 16 Introduction to Archives provides an overview archives and archival practice. The…

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Introduction to Archives, Section 2: June 28-30, 2021

By Archives Advisor | May 4, 2021 |

Dates: June 28-30, 2021, from 1–4pm daily Location: Online (Zoom/Google Classroom) Instructor: Sharon Murray, CNSA’s Archives Advisor Enrollment: maximum 15 Introduction to Archives provides an overview archives and archival practice. The…

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Introduction to Archives, Section 1: June 14-16, 2021

By Archives Advisor | May 4, 2021 |

Dates: June 14-16, 2021, from 9am–12pm daily Location: Online (Zoom/Google Classroom) Instructor: Sharon Murray, CNSA’s Archives Advisor Enrollment: maximum 15 Introduction to Archives provides an overview archives and archival practice.…

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2020 CNSA Conference

By Mary Flynn | September 4, 2020 |

The 2020 CNSA Conference, “Digital Realities,” will be held online Friday, October 2, 2020. The conference will be held over Zoom to ensure everyone’s saftety given the Covid-19 pandemic. Thanks…

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2020 CNSA AGM/Spring Conference

By Archives Advisor | March 5, 2020 |

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the CNSA conference and AGM previously scheduled for May 7-8th will now take place in October 2020 at the Nova Scotia Archives. At this time,…

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PADP Training II

By Archives Advisor | January 8, 2020 |

Date: Thursday, January 16th, 2020, 9:30am-3:30pm Location: Nova Scotia Archives, 6016 University Avenue, Halifax, Nova Scotia Cost: FREE! Instructor: Patti Bannister, Provincial Archivist of Nova Scotia Description This one day…

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PADP Training

By Archives Advisor | November 15, 2019 |

Date: Monday, December 9th, 10:00am-3:00pm Location: Colchester Historeum, 29 Young Street, Truro, Nova Scotia Cost: FREE! Instructor: Patti Bannister, Provincial Archivist of Nova Scotia Description This one day workshop will…

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CCI Workshop, Care and Handling of Photographic Materials

By Archives Advisor | July 25, 2019 |

Dates: October 2nd, 2019, 9:00am-5:00pm and October 3rd, 2019, 8:30am-4:00pm Location: Akins Room, Nova Scotia Archives, 6016 University Avenue, Halifax, Nova Scotia Cost: $175 Workshop is now FULL Find detailed…

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Introduction to RAD/MemoryNS

By Archives Advisor | May 14, 2019 |

May 23rd-24th Université Sainte-Anne, la salle verte, Bibliothèque Louis R. Comeau, 1695, route 1, Pointe-de-l’Église, NÉ May 23rd: 10:00am-4:30pm & May 24th: 9:00am-4:00pm General description: The description of records and…

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