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March 9-12, 2014. Original Source Materials Workshop
March 24-25, 2014. Data Modeling Workshop (iDigBio
March 24-27, 2014. Biological Collections Digitization in the
Pacific (iDigBio Workshop).
March 24-28, 2014. WISE Girlz Science Spring Camp (iDigBio WISE Workshop).
March 27-28, 2014. Focusing on Photographs: Identifications
& Preservation, presented by the Conservation Center for Art
& Historic Artifacts (CCAHA), hosted by The Historic New
Orleans Collection, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. Information and online registration available at www.ccaha.org/education/program-calendar.
April 2-5, 2014. 75th Annual Meeting of the Association of
April 7-10, 2014. Small Collections Workshop (iDigBio
April 16, 2014. Creative Social Media for Collecting Institutions workshop, presented by the Conservation Center for Art
& Historic Artifacts, hosted by The Rosenbach of the Free
Library of Philadelphia Foundation, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. For more information go to www.ccaha.org.
April 17-19, 2014. Broadening Diversity Shadow Days (iDigBio Workshop).
April 19, 2014. Earth Day.
April 28-May 2, 2014. Paleo Imaging/3D Imaging Workshop
May 13-15, 2014. 10th Conference on Fossil Resources
(CFR), sponsored by Museum of Geology at the South
Dakota School of Mines & Technology, the Bureau of Land
Management, the National Park Service and the U.S. Forest
Service, to be convened in Rapid City, South Dakota, USA.
Go to www.publicfossils.org/10cfr/ to subscribe for news.
May 18-21, 2014. 2014 Annual Meeting & MuseumExpo
American Alliance of Museums, Seattle, Washington, USA.
Go to www.aam-us.org/events/annual-meeting for more
May 19-23, 2014. Specify for Paleo Collections Workshop
May 21-23, 2014. 2014 Geological Association of Canada-
Mineralogical Association of Canada Joint Annual Meeting,
Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada. Go to www.unb.ca/
conferences/gacmac2014/ for information.
May 28-31, 2014. American Institute for Conservation of
Historic and Artistic Works (AIC) 42nd Annual Meeting,
Conscientious Conservation, Sustainable Choices in Collections Care, San Francisco, California, USA. Visit
www.conservation-us.org/ for updates.
June 22-28, 2014. The Society for the Preservation of Natural
History Collections (SPNHC) 29th Annual Meeting, Cardiff,
Wales, United Kingdom. Check www.spnhc.org/ for updates.
June 6-10, 2014. 94th Annual Meeting of the American
Society of Mammalogists, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA.
Meeting website at www.dce.k-state.edu/conf/mammalogists/2014/.
July 1, 2014. Museum Assessment Program grant deadline.
Details at www.imls.gov.
May 1, 2014. Preservation Assistance Grants for Smaller
Institutions deadline. Details at www.neh.gov/grants.
July 14-17, 2014. 2014 Association of Midwest Museums
(AMM) Conference, St. Louis, Missouri, USA. Check out
www.midwestmuseums.org/ for updates.
May 5-6, 2014. Collections for the 21st Century Symposium
July 26-30, 2014. Botany 2014, Boise, Idaho, USA. For details, go to http://www.botanyconference.org/.
May 13, 2014. Integrated Pest Management for Cultural Institutions, a workshop with John Simmons, presented by the
Conservation Center for Art & Historic Artifacts (CCAHA),
hosted by the academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. More information
available at www.ccaga.org.
July 29, 2014. Georeferencing Natural History Collections:
A Crash Course in Translating Locality Data into Geographic
Coordinates (iDigBio Workshop).
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July 29, 2014. Digitized natural history collections records
in traditional research, collaborative research, and big data
research (iDigBio Workshop).
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From the President
Society for the Preservation of Natural History Collections April 2014