Annual Meeting 2022

The SNAC Operations Committee is happy to announce open registration and the schedule for the 2022 SNAC Annual Meeting.
Participation in the SNAC Annual Meeting is free, and SNAC welcomes all who are interested in learning more about the cooperative to attend. The meeting is fully virtual via Zoom, and will be recorded.
Day 1: September 7: (1 p.m. - 4 p.m. East Coast Time)
Meeting Opening, Jerry Simmons, NARA Liaison to SNAC / SNAC Operations Coordinator
Welcome from John Unsworth, Dean of Libraries, University of Virginia
Welcome from Deb Wall, Acting Archivist of the United States
State of the Cooperative: Jerry Simmons, NARA SNAC Liaison (reporting for SNAC Director Daniel Pitti)
SNAC Working Group Reports
Communications Working Group (Sarah Wells, University of Virginia Library)
Editorial Standards Working Group (Betts Coup, Harvard University, Houghton Library)
Technical Infrastructure Working Group (Alex Duryee, New York Public Library)
Research and Reference Working Group (Marisa Bourgoin, Archives of American Art)
SNACSchool Team (Jerry Simmons, National Archives and Records Administration, SNAC Liaison)
Implementing SNAC Simmons University SLIS Instruction at Simmons University (Kathy Wisser, Professor, Simmons University School of Library and Information Science)
Houghton Library SNAC-a-thons and Their Impacts (Betts Coup, Interim Head of Manuscripts Section, Houghton Library, Harvard Library Archives, Arts, and Special Collections)
Day 2: September 8: (1 p.m. - 4 p.m. East Coast Time)
Indigenous SNAC Editathon (2021) Recap / New Indigenous Description Group / New IMLS Grant (Diana Marsh, Assistant Professor for Archives and Digital Curation, University of Maryland iSchool; Lydia Curliss, Ph.D. Student, University of Maryland iSchool; Ia Bull, Ph.D. Student, University of Maryland iSchool)
Using SNAC for Reference and Research: SNACSchool’s Newest Training Module (Marisa Bourgoin, Head of Reference, Archives of American Art, and Jerry Simmons, NARA SNAC Liaison)
Proposed SNAC Enslaved Description Model (Bernetiae Reed and Dean Rehberger, Enslaved Description Group)
Technical Update
Controlled Vocabulary Management, OpenRefine, ArchivesSpace (Alex Duryee, New York Public Library, SNAC Technical Infrastructure Working Group)
Follow the links below to register for each day of the annual meeting:
September 7, 2022 01:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada):
September 8, 2022 01:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada):
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. We look forward to seeing you on September 7th and 8th!


Please contact Jerry Simmons, SNAC Operations Coordinator, with any questions.