Welcome to the Yukon Council of Archive's (YCA) new website!
We are excited to officially roll out the new site. We hope this will become the go to online resource platform for Archives and Records Management in the Yukon. The YCA encourages all visitors to explore the Resource pages at their own leisure, keep updated with current archival events through the Archives Bulletin or by signing up for our Monthly Email Updates and Join the YIRM Working Group if you are working in the Records Information Management sector for your community/organization in the Yukon.
If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to get in contact with us through our Contacts page. In the meantime, feel free to browse through our latest blog updates!
Minimum Viable Workstation
You can find this resource on YCA's Resource page as well as many more other interesting resources related to digitzation projects. As a bonus XFR Collective also provides a list of digitization links for you to peruse.
Have some time to spare? Get your Monday started with some brain food!
Check out this 3-minute talk on Digital Preservation courtesy of AABC and UBC.
Register for AABC’s Distance education courses
Oral history is undergoing a resurgence, thanks to the digital environment and the Internet. What are the components of an oral history program? How should an oral history interview be conducted? What documentation is required to ensure that an archive has acquired the rights to ownership and use of the interviews?
Using two recently revised publications: Curating Oral Histories and The Oral History Reader, students will be introduced to the theory and practice of conducting a successful oral history program in seven modules.
The Canadian Association for the Conservation of Cultural Property (CAC) and the Canadian Association of Professional Conservators (CAPC) invite you to contribute to a nation-wide survey on heritage collection health in Canada. The objective of this survey is to collect data that can be used for advocacy campaigns, fundraising, programming or planning by a variety of associations and organizations.
AAO Conference & 25th Anniversary Celebration @ Waterloo University and Wilfred Laurier University.
The National Heritage Digitization Strategy (NHDS) Steering Committee is thrilled to announce the launch of the Digitizing Canadian Collections funding call.
Apply now to a new CYFN Archivist Position before May 15th 2018.