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Getting (Through) This Together: A Community-Based Archival Collaboration (Programming Librarian)

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October 7, 2020 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Document your Story: COVID-19 Pandemic Project Archive brought together three community organizations to collect and preserve material created during COVID-19 from many different perspectives. This project has collected material from a variety of community members, such as local artists, diarists, the local business community, Muncie citizens, and Ball State University students, faculty, and staff. While this project started as a way to encourage people in Muncie and Delaware County, Ind., to tell their stories during this time, it has developed into a mechanism for continued collaboration within our community. In this session, we will discuss the collaboration process, the steps are taken to collect material and future plans to create a digital community archive.

For more information and to register, visit: https://programminglibrarian.org/learn

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