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ILLINOIS STATE ARCHIVES


Events and Exhibits Across the State

American Archives Month at the Chicago Public Library (library blog article)
Harold Washington Library Center (Special Collections); Sulzer Regional Library (Northside Neighborhood History Collection);
Woodson Regional Library (Vivian G. Harsh Research Collection of Afro-American History and Literature);
Chicago Public Library's Digital Collections
http://www.chipublib.org/blogs/post/october-is-american-archives-month/

"Records Management for Archivists"
Society of American Archivists Online Workshop
October 7, 1:00 PM CDT (Early-Bird Registration ends October 5)
http://saa.peachnewmedia.com/store/seminar/seminar.php?seminar=28821

Open Archives: Discovering Hidden Treasures
Benedictine University Archives
October 9, Lisle
http://www.ben.edu/library/archives/index.cfm

Genealogy Lock-In
Rockford Public Library
October 11, Rockford
http://rplexplorer.org/calendar/Program_Details.asp?ProgID=2838&RecID=50625&ProgDate=10/11/2014

History in Progress Program, "From Cuneiform to the Cloud: The Making of Modern Archives"
Lake Forest College (411 Young Hall)
October 13, Lake Forest
http://www.lakeforest.edu/calendar/#event_id/477562/view/event

"Hunting for Henry: A Case Study Using Collaterals"
Illinois State Genealogical Society Webinar
October 14, 8:00 CDT
https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/4324661061042799105

Town-Gown Speaker Series: Champaign-Urbana Through Film
The Urbana Free Library (Lewis Auditorium) (Films provided from the University of Illinois Archives and the Champaign County Historical Archives)
October 15, Urbana
http://host6.evanced.info/urbana/evanced/eventsignup.asp?ID=12801&rts=&disptype=info&ret=eventcalendar.asp&pointer=&returnToSearch=&num=
0&ad=&dt=mo&mo=10/1/2014&kw=archives&df=calendar&EventType=ALL&Lib=&AgeGroup=ALL&LangType=0&WindowMode=&noheader=&lad=
&pub=1&nopub=&page=&pgdisp=

Home Movie Day
Chicago History Museum (hosted by Chicago Film Archives)
October 18, Chicago
http://www.chicagofilmarchives.org/current-events/chicago-home-movie-day-2

Open House Chicago at the Oriental Institute
Oriental Institute, University of Chicago (event includes a "behind-the-scenes, special access tour" of the Oriental Institute's Research Archives)
October 18-19, Chicago
http://events.uchicago.edu/cal/event/showEventMore.rdo

Archives Month Happy Hour
Chicago Area Archivists
October 21, Chicago (Red Lion Pub, 2446 North Lincoln Ave.)
http://chicagoarchivists.org/event-1763300

Local History and Genealogy: Authors Panel
Champaign County Historical Archives (The Urbana Free Library)
Join the Champaign County Historical Archives for an evening of stories as local authors present an informal panel conversation about the
discoveries they have made in the Archives
October 23, Urbana
http://host6.evanced.info/urbana/evanced/eventsignup.asp?ID=13100&rts=&disptype=info&ret=eventcalendar.asp&pointer=&returnToSearch=&num=
0&ad=&dt=mo&mo=10/1/2014&kw=archives&df=calendar&EventType=ALL&Lib=&AgeGroup=ALL&LangType=0&WindowMode=&noheader=&lad=
&pub=1&nopub=&page=&pgdisp

"EAD3: What's New?"
Society of American Archivists Online Workshop
October 23, 12:00 PM CDT (Early-Bird Registration ends October 21)
http://saa.peachnewmedia.com/store/seminar/seminar.php?seminar=28538

2014 Fall Conference
"Illinois: Land of Opportunity"
Illinois State Genealogical Society
October 24-25, O'Fallon
http://www.ilgensoc.org/cpage.php?pt=439

Francis Willard Memorial Library and Archives Grand Re-Opening
Francis Willard House
October 25, Evanston
http://www.franceswillardhouse.org/News_and_Events.html

Epic Wednesday: Afterlife Afterparty
Oriental Institute, University of Chicago (event includes a tour of ancient Egyptian texts in the Oriental Institute's Research Archives)
October 29, Chicago
http://events.uchicago.edu/cal/event/showEventMore.rdo