Archival Conversations - Managing Digital Donations

  • 10 Feb 2021
  • 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
  • An email with instructions to join the online platform will be sent closer to the workshop date.
  • 13


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The AAO’s Professional Development Committee presents

Archival Conversations

These virtual sessions are spaces for AAO members (and anyone interested in joining the conversations) to discuss and share knowledge in an informal, participant-driven environment. Each meeting will centre around a selected topic (please see below).

Date: 2nd Wednesday of the month, 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Cost: $0 (AAO members*); $0 (AAO student members); $20 (non-members)

*Institutional members can register at the member’s rate and are limited to the number of archivists corresponding to their institutional membership category.

About the moderator:

Mary Grace Kosta obtained her MA in linguistics from the University of Calgary, and worked for 25 years as a linguist, museum registrar, government manager, and teacher. She then obtained her MLIS with a specialization in archives from the University of Western Ontario, and has worked for the past eight years as the Congregational Archivist for the Sisters of St. Joseph in Canada. She has completed courses in records management through the University of Toronto,
metadata and information taxonomies through the University of Dundee, and web archiving through the University of Wisconsin. She is instrumental in the delivery of archives practicum and museum cataloguing programs for students at the University of Western Ontario. She served as the chair of the Professional Development Committee for the Archives Association of Ontario. Presently, she is on the steering committee for the Society of American Archivists, Archivists of Religious Collections Section, as well as a member of the Repository Working Group for Archival Resources for Catholic Collections, and on the Joint US-Canada AtoM Users Group.



Registration opens

Solo archivists and small staff archives 

12 August 2020

4 August 2020

Migrating Legacy Finding Aids

14 October 2020

1 September 2020

 Accessibility for Ontarians Disability Act 

 9 December 2020

1 November 2020

Managing Digital Donations

10 February 2021

4 January 2021

Anti-Racist Description

14 April 2021

1 March 2021

Format: Informal, participant driven conversations

Recording: These sessions will not be recorded.

Registration: Number of participants: 3 minimum/45 maximum

Cancellation Policy can be found here.

If you have any questions, please contact

The AAO’s Code of Conduct applies to these conversations.

The Archives Association of Ontario (AAO) is led by a committed community of volunteers from across the province. 

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