NY Archives Week: FREE events

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The Center for Jewish History and its Partners are participating in New York Archives Week with the following FREE events. Please join us!

Sunday, October 5

1pm-2pm: Open house advice session (Paul S. and Sylvia Steinberg Great Hall, first floor)
Learn how to store, preserve, and archive your family memorabilia and collections! Experts will be on hand to answer your questions about special topics such as Yiddish resources, conservation and personal digital archives.

2pm: Introduction to archival research (Lillian Goldman Reference Services Division, third floor)
Learn about how to do research with primary sources, including navigating a finding aid and proper handling of archival materials.

3pm: How to use original material in family history research (Ackman & Ziff Family Genealogy Institute, third floor)
Learn about the genealogical research process and how to evaluate archival family history documents.

4pm: Show-and-tell (Lillian Goldman Reading Room, third floor)
Discover some of the wonderful material in the collections of the Center’s five Partners.

RSVPs suggested: rsvp@cjh.org

The New York Archives Week Symposium 2014 will be at the Center for Jewish History this year. Click here for more information. [Co-Sponsored by Archivists Round Table of Metropolitan New York, Inc. (A.R.T.) and the Center for Jewish History (CJH).]

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