The Saskatchewan Council for Archives and Archivists (SCAA) represents the Saskatchewan archival community in the Canadian archival system, and is responsible for developing a cooperative and successful archival network in Saskatchewan, encouraging the establishment of new archives in Saskatchewan, promoting and developing standard archival policies and practices, and promoting public understanding and use of archives and historical resources in Saskatchewan.
SCAA adheres to the definitions set forth in the Canadian Council of Archives (CCA) Constitutions and Bylaws when determining institutional membership.
The Council offers workshops and other educational programs and an Archival Advisory Service providing advice and assistance to archives; and maintains the Saskatchewan Archival Information Network, a network of information about archival holdings in Saskatchewan, including virtual exhibits, descriptions of archival collections, and a photo database.
Save the date of June 23 to attend the SCAA AGM at the Swift Current Museum: Artefactual, the AtoM creators, will also be presenting on the digital records management software Archivematica. Watch the AGM webpage for further details.
Workshop by Canadian Conservation Institute (CCI) on "Handling Photo Material" to be held in Humboldt in September. As some noticed already SCAA has been added to the CCI's workshop calendar. Watch the Workshops webpage for further details.
Newsletter OUTSIDE the BOX
The SCAA Newsletter "OUTSIDE the BOX" Spring 2016 issue
Thanks to the efforts of Editor Stevie Horn, with the help of the SCAA Communications Committee and other contributors, the SCAA is pleased to offer the Spring 2016 issue of the SCAA Newsletter.
If you wish a printed version please feel free to contact scaa
- Annual General Meetings (AGM)
- Archives Week
- By-laws and Plans
- Directory of Archives in Saskatchewan
- Grants and Funding
- Institutions Virtual Exhibits
- Member login
- Public Awareness Resources
- SAIN Photograph Database
- SAIN Collections Database
- SCAA Virtual Exhibits
- Youth Heritage Fairs
- YouTube videos - Lives and Letters
- YouTube videos - The Truth is in There