What: The idea is simple: Those of us using AS got together to offer hands-on examples, tutorials and presentations. ArchivesSpace offers training on the basics; this skill share was a chance to learn and teach how to do more (hence the name “Beyond the Basics”).
When: Tuesday, November 7, 2017, 9:30am – 4:00pm
Where: William Way LGBT Community Center, 1315 Spruce St., Philadelphia, PA 19107
|9:30-10:00||Registration and coffee|
|10:15-11:00||Spinning up an ArchivesSpace instance on Amazon Web Services||Tristan Dahn, College of Physicians of Philadelphia (email@example.com)|
|11:00-11:15||Setting up a reverse proxy for ArchivesSpace public end||Tristan Dahn, College of Physicians of Philadelphia (firstname.lastname@example.org)|
|11:30-12:30||The ArchivesSpace Database & Custom Excel Reports||Chris Clement, University of Pennsylvania Libraries and John J. Wilcox LGBT Archives at the William Way Community Center (email@example.com)|
|Optimize Your ArchivesSpace Workflows: Use Spreadsheets to Create Finding Aids||Carolyn Runyon (firstname.lastname@example.org) and Noah Lasley (email@example.com), University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Library|
|Using Steady to import container listings from Excel||Tara Hart, Whitney Museum of American Art (firstname.lastname@example.org)|
|12:30-1:30||Lunch on your own|
|1:30-2:15||Data Auditing and the Public User Interface||Alicia Detelich (email@example.com) and Christy Tomecek (firstname.lastname@example.org), Yale University|
|2:30-3:15||ArchivesSpace Core Committers Team Updates||Lora Woodford (email@example.com), Johns Hopkins University and Alexander Duryee (firstname.lastname@example.org), New York Public Library|
|Running Unit Tests in ArchivesSpace||Alexander Duryee, New York Public Library (email@example.com)|
|3:15-3:45||Pop-up presentations, announcements, discussions, etc.|
Join the Mid-Atlantic ArchivesSpace Interest Group! For any questions, please post in the Google Group.
Lodging was available for those traveling from out-of-town at the nearby Independent Hotel, 1234 Locust Street, Philadelphia, PA, 19107.
Nearby spots for lunch
1228 Spruce St.
Hoagies, sandwiches, salads, etc.
1 min walk
Last Drop Coffeehouse
1300 Pine St.
Small selection of pastries and sandwiches
2 min walk
211 S 13th St.
Pizza, stromboli, wings, etc.
3 min walk
337 S Broad St.
Sushi, sashimi, and Japanese appetizers
3 min walk
1408 South St.
Sandwiches, wraps, soups, etc.
7 min walk
*The ArchivesSpace “Beyond the Basics” skill share 2.0 was planned by members of the Mid-Atlantic ArchivesSpace Interest Group. *
A big thank you to our sponsors, the William Way LGBT Community Center, for donating the space; and the Philadelphia Area Consortium of Special Collections Libraries (PACSCL) and the Delaware Valley Archivists Group (DVAG) for sponsoring our breakfast and coffee/snack breaks!