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Coffee tea clipart
Jul142020
When: 2:00PM - 3:00PM
Bring your coffee or tea and come and chat about current events, LA as Subject, your collections - or whatever you'd like! This is an open discussion hour without specific... Read more
Jul232020
When: 2:00PM - 3:00PM
Co-founders of Basement Tapes Day, Yuri Shimoda and Miles Levy, will join us to share a presentation on Basement Tapes! Basement Tapes Day provides the public with access to... Read more

News

Today, July 9, marks 100 days until the Annual Archives Bazaar on Saturday, October 17, 2020! This year will be a whole new adventure as the Archives Bazaar will be entirely virtual. Although the environment will be different, we still...
The day-to-day scenery of Los Angeles has changed dramatically since March 19 when the statewide safe at home order was issued to combat the spread of COVID-19. Many of us began to navigate working from home, figuring out at-home...
Everyone’s everyday life has been touched or disrupted since the first appearance of the current pandemic, COVID-19. The adjustments we make, the emotions we feel, and the actions we take will one day be the source of reflection,...
A list of COVID-19 community and professional resources has been published on the LA as Subject Website. The list may be found on the "About" page and is located at this URL: https://laassubject.org/covid-19-resources. The list is ...
The Lanterman Historical Museum Foundation is inviting local high school students seeking summer internship opportunities to apply for its first-ever Virtual History Internship Program. This program, which will be conducted remotely, is...
The Lanterman House Archives, which preserves the history of the Crescenta/Cañada Valley, is inviting local residents to share their experiences living through the current COVID-19 pandemic in a new digital archival collection titled:...
The Gerth Archives and Special Collections is inviting Southern Los Angeles County and Toro Nation community members to contribute materials that document their experience during the COVID-19 pandemic. The submissions will then be made...
Nominations for the L.A. as Subject (LAAS) Executive Committee are now being accepted. There are 4 seats that need to be filled for the incoming 2020-2022 Executive Committee term. Please send your nominations for Executive Committee...
Please see below for information on a small and diverse archival organizations survey that LYRASIS is conducting for the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC). Many LA as Subject members likely fit their small...
Sad news this morning. One of our fellow members, Josef Lesser, passed away last Friday. Joe was an enthusiastic and wonderful member of the LA as Subject Community and will be greatly missed. Our condolences go out to his wife, Jo Ann...
As part of LA as Subject's 25th anniversary year, we're using social media to share personal perspectives on the ways Los Angeles archives are vital elements in shaping how we see ourselves, our communities, and our history. We’re...
In late September, a training session for LA as Subject Archive Members and Directory profile authors was streamed online. The stream was saved and is now available to all who wish to view it.  The video starts with an overview of the...
Basement Tapes, Home Movie Day, preservation and metadata workshops plus programs about the Women's March, the history of alternative religions in Los Angeles, LA Noir, and much more. To see the list of day long programming for the 14th...
Do you have collections that you would like to digitize? Submit a proposal to LA as Subject Residency Program! The LAAS Residency Program was started earlier this year as a means of strengthening ties between larger and smaller...
All Day. All in one Place. Come and celebrate the diversity of stories that make Southern California such a place of discovery. At the Los Angeles Archives Bazaar, presented by L.A. as Subject and the USC Libraries, anyone with an...