2017-18 Member Dues
Maintain your ACA membership by paying your 2017-18 dues today!
ACA certification and membership offers you a status that demonstrates continuing professional commitment that goes beyond education and experience. The tested and certified members of the Academy of Certified Archivists (ACA) possess a high level of professional achievement that is evidenced to all by that certification. The Certified Archivist (CA) professional standard is esteemed by peers and employers alike.
Throughout the United States and around the world, Certified Archivists possess expertise in, and knowledge of, all aspects of archival management. They are able to connect with local and global colleagues, as well as shape a stronger future for the entire archival profession. The ACA professional certification provides one of the only available standards by which employers are able to judge the qualifications of prospective staff members.
Renewal invoices will be emailed to members by July 3, 2017. Your member/invoice number is required for renewal. Your 2017-18 membership dues can be paid online here. Instructions for paying by check may also be found through that link. If you did not receive an email, please email the ACA office with your current contact information at firstname.lastname@example.org
Thank you for your continued interest and support of the ACA!
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There are 3 new locations for candidates to take the certification exam. They are listed below. Please note that one of the sites, Murfreesboro, Tennessee, replaces Chattanooga, Tennessee. Chattanooga is no longer an exam location.
The full list of sites for the July 26, 2017 exam may be found here.
Murfreesboro, Tennessee *****(replaces Chattanooga, Tennessee)
Somerset, New Jersey
Make plans to do something to call attention to your repository, archival skills, or the profession as a whole to commemorate International Archives Day. Find out more about the date in the ICA May2017/Mai 2017 newsletter.
The Newsletter of the International Council on Archives (ICA) for May 2017/ Mai 2017 is available. Check it out. See what others are doing in our global profession.
It may be found at: http://mailchi.mp/ica/ica-newsletter-may-2017-mai-2017?e=e266dc05b9
Issue 96 of ACA News, the academy’s newsletter, is available in PDF format . Just click here.
Among the items in this issue, view the slate of candidates for upcoming election of officers, the president’s report on the annual mid-winter meeting of the governing board, And articles by regents of the academy.
Exam Registration Closed May 15, 2017 for the 2017 exams.
We are no longer accepting applications at this time.
We have just ended a temporary break in the posting of job announcements for positions requiring or preferring Certified Archivists. The new posts have started with the May 2017 set.
Please address questions or send CA required/requested announcements to firstname.lastname@example.org
The ICA Newsletter April 2017/ Avril 2017 is available.
It may be found at: http://mailchi.mp/ica/ica-newsletter-april-2017-avril-2017
The deadline to register for the Academy of Certified Archivists’ exam is May 15, 2017. The exam will be held on July 26, 2017 and there are currently there are a dozen sites where you can take the test throughout the country. For more information about those sites and the exam application, click here.