Reparative Archival Description: The Past, Present, and Future

Thursday, April 18, 2024 - 2:00pm to 3:15pm

Join us as we reflect on past initiatives and future directions for reparative archival description work in university and community archives. Introductory presentations will be followed by a moderated panel to discuss challenges and opportunities.

Alexis Antracoli, Director of the Bentley Historical Library at the University of Michigan; Jackie Dean, Head of Archival Processing and co-head of Special Collections Technical Services at University of North Carolina Libraries; Krista McCracken, Researcher/Curator at Algoma University’s Shingwauk Residential Schools Centre; Jessica Tai, Processing Archivist for Faculty Papers and Institutional Records at the Bancroft Library; Alison Clemens, Access Strategist for Special Collections at Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library