The AABC offers specialized workshops on a variety of archival and preservation topics and also arranges sponsored workshops on an ad hoc basis. The AABC can advise on options available for institutions planning staff training and is pleased to respond to workshop requests by interested non-member groups.
If you would like to learn more about workshops, please contact the EAS Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Workshop Courses Available
Workshop Presentation Rates (as delivered by AABC EAS Coordinator)
Workshop Participant Registration Rates
The following registration rates apply for most workshops and are effective as of April 1, 2022. All prices are in Canadian (CAD) funds and are subject to change.
AABC Member Rates:
$90.00 for 1/2 day workshop; $180.00 for a 1-day workshop; $350.00 for a 2-day workshop
$135.00 for 1/2 day workshop; $275.00 for a 1-day workshop; $500.00 for a 2-day workshop
Workshop Schedule for 2022-2023
Managing an Oral History Program
Date: Monday, Nov. 14, 2022
Time: 9:30am - 12:30pm PST
Location: online workshop via Zoom
Registration fee: AABC members $90.00; Non-members $135.00 CAD
Registration deadline: Sunday, Nov. 13 @5:00pm
Description: Join us to learn about this treasured record found within many archival collections. In this ½ day workshop, participants will learn strategies for managing legacy oral history collections and how to assess, appraise, and discuss best practices for digitizing existing interviews in your holdings. The second part of the workshop will go over the steps for establishing a new oral history program and review topics including interview questions, consent forms, copyright and privacy considerations.
Who should attend: This workshop is designed for archivists, curators and collections managers responsible for managing, participating in, or preserving oral history records.
Dates: Jan 23 - Feb 1, 2023 (workshop delivered over 4, half-day online sessions)
Time: 9:30 am – 12:30 pm PST
Registration fee: $50.00 CAD
Registration open: Sept 1 - Dec 31, 2022
Workshop spaces: 25 participants
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