At last month’s Archivists’ Association of Ontario annual conference in Belleville, Loren presented on the state of our work trying to safeguard local newspapers in the wake of multiple closures.

You can read the session description here – the presentation ended with a discussion and a call to action to ensure that we move quickly to protect these invaluable heritage materials before they’re gone forever.

We had some dedicated tweeters recording the presentations and discussion:

graphicloads-filetype-pdf You can download a PDF copy of the presentation slides here.

If you’re interested in joining the team and working on coordinated efforts to protect Ontario’s local news heritage, get in touch!