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Saturday, August 6 • 8:00am - 10:00am
SAA Bookstore / Networking Café Open

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SAA Bookstore

Swing by the SAA Bookstore in Salon A to browse and buy SAA’s latest titles or to chat about an idea you have for a book, module, article, or case study with Publications Editor Chris Prom, The American Archivist Editor Greg Hunter, Director of Publishing Teresa Brinati, and Archival Outlook Coordinator Abigail Christian.

Wednesday, August 3                         8:00 am – 5:30 pm

Thursday, August 4                              7:30 am – 5:30 pm

Friday, August 5                                   7:00 am – 5:00 pm

Saturday, August 6                              8:00 am – 10:00 am

Networking Café

The Networking Café brings together activities to help attendees get connected and get ahead professionally. Wondering about your career options or opportunities for postgraduate study?  Want to learn more about SAA’s Mentoring Program?  The Networking Café is the place to go! (Salon A)

Wednesday, August 3                         8:00 am – 5:30 pm

Thursday, August 4                              7:30 am – 5:30 pm

Friday, August 5                                   7:00 am – 5:00 pm


Career Center:  

Hosted by SAA’s Membership Committee, the Career Center provides services and opportunities for job seekers and employers.

Wednesday, August 3                         8:00 am – 5:30 pm

Thursday, August 3                                 7:30 am – 5:30 pm

Friday, August 5                                     7:00 am – 5:30 pm


For Job Seekers:

  • Post your résumé for prospective employers to see at the conference. 
  • Review job announcements and meet with employers. 
  • Get help polishing your résumé and/or consult with volunteer career advisors. (Attendees are invited to schedule an appointment in advance for consultation with an advisor. Please see the Career Development Subcommittee website for more information:  http://www2.archivists.org/groups/career-development-subcommittee. The deadline was July 11.) 


For Employers:

  • Post your position announcement(s).  Please your announcement(s) on file in the Career Center and expand your applicant pool. 
  • Meet job seekers and potential employees. Employers who participate in the Career Center will have the chance to meet and speak with job seekers in an informal and relaxed setting. 


Digital Preservation Drop-in Center:

Don’t know where to start? We didn’t either! The Digital Preservation Drop-in Center is a place where you can ask questions that you have about digital archives, preservation, best practices, tools, standards, training, and how to get started. Members of the Electronic Records Section, Metadata and Digital Objects Roundtable, SNAP, and Women Archivists Roundtable are on hand to answer your questions!


Archival Education and More: 

Information tables are available within the Networking Café for graduate archival education programs and allied organizations to distribute program literature and have representatives answer questions one on one.  Take this opportunity to make connections in a conversational setting.

Saturday August 6, 2016 8:00am - 10:00am EDT
Salon A Hilton Atlanta, 255 Courtland Street NE, Atlanta, GA 30303