Governor Nikki Haley has declared October to be Archives Month in South Carolina! Please visit our Archives Month page for more details.

October is national Archives Month and SCAA encourages all archivists and related professionals to celebrate and strut their stuff.

This year's theme is: "Planning for the Worst, Hoping for the Best: Documenting South Carolina's Natural Disasters"

Here are a couple of tools which can be used to promote Archives Month in your own institution:

If your archives is going to celebrate archives month, please send a notice with the details of your event (open house, exhibit, lecture, etc.) to: president@scarchivists.org

Events around the state:

 

Beaufort District Collection, Beaufort County Library

“Behind-the-Scenes” Tour:
Go into the inner sanctum to see what goes on “Behind-the-Scenes” in Beaufort District Collection,
the special collection and archives of the Beaufort County Library system

Date and time: Friday, Oct. 12th 10:30 am - Noon
Location: BDC Research Room, 2nd floor, 311 Scott Street, Beaufort, SC 29902
Cost: Free, but registration required as space is limited to 10 participants
Contact:cseabrook@bcgov.net or call 255-6468

“Behind-the-Scenes” Tour:
Go into the inner sanctum to see what goes on “Behind-the-Scenes” in Beaufort District Collection, 
the special collection and archives of the Beaufort County Library system

Date and time: Tuesday, Oct. 16th 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Location: BDC Research Room, 2nd floor, 311 Scott Street, Beaufort, SC 29902
Cost: Free, but registration required as space is limited to 10 participants
Contact:cseabrook@bcgov.net or call 255-6468