Accessible Archives, Inc., a publisher of 18th and 19th century electronic full-text searchable historical databases, has announced raffle winners from the following library conferences:
- The Charleston Conference (November 3-6, 2010, Charleston, South Carolina):
Depauw University, Greencastle, Indiana
- ALA Conference (January 7-11, 2011, San Diego, California):
Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan
- ACRL Conference (March 30 – April 2, 2011, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania):
Wilmington University, New Castle, Delaware
The raffle winners will receive a complete one-year subscription to the Accessible Archives family of databases: African American Newspapers: The 19th Century; American County Histories to 1900; The Civil War Collection; Godey’s Lady’s Book; The Liberator; The Pennsylvania Gazette; South Carolina Newspapers; and The Virginia Gazette.
Tom Nagy, Accessible Archives COO said: “We are thrilled to support the attendees of our industry meetings in this small way. During these difficult financial times anything we can do to make access to valuable online resources available to students and faculty is a key to our mission.”
Iris Hanney, Unlimited Priorities Corporation President, commented: “In an effort to provide these new locations with the best searching experience, we will offer free webinars, training on usage of counter compliance statistics, free MARC records, point of use materials and access to all of the new content added through the year.”
Leah was appointed Executive Director of the Charleston Conference in 2017, and has served in various roles with the Charleston Information Group, LLC, since 2004. Prior to working for the conference, she was Assistant Director of Graduate Admissions for the College of Charleston for four years. She lives in a small town near Columbia, SC, with her husband and two kids where they raise a menagerie of farm animals.