ARCHIVAL RESOURCES FOR CATHOLIC COLLECTIONS (ARCC) ANNOUNCES INAUGURAL SYMPOSIUM SERIES PRESENTATION ON NOVEMBER 12, 2020
CHICAGO, IL, September 28, 2020 — The Archival Resources for Catholic Collections (ARCC) Repository Working Group is proud to announce its inaugural Symposium Series on November 12, 2020. The first symposim will address the various types of repositories serving Catholic religious archives, with a review of solutions available to institutions with diminishing numbers, and practical advice on selecting a repository. Religious leaders, archivists, and scholars across the globe are invited to attend. This online, virtual presentation will be held via Zoom on Thursday, November 12th from 9:00-10:15 p.m. PST/12:00-1:15 p.m. EST/5:00-6:15 p.m. BST.
Archival Resources for Catholic Collections (ARCC) is an organization committed to preserving the legacy of Catholic women and men religious who created educational, charitable, and medical infrastructures in the United States and Canada. Today, many of the records that document these outstanding contributions to society are at risk of being lost. By providing a space for collaboration, education and advocacy, ARCC’s mission is to assist Catholic religious communities looking to secure a permanent record of their spiritual lives and corporeal work.