The Spring 2023 Tennessee Archives Institute will be held at the Tennessee State Library & Archives on Monday, April 24 and Tuesday, April 25.

Archivists, librarians, and records custodians are invited to apply for this one-and-a-half-day series of workshops on archival principles and techniques. The Institute is designed to provide basic-to-intermediate training on archives management, digitization planning and implementation, preservation, public records laws, and peer networking.

Participants who complete the Institute for three consecutive years will receive certification as an Archives Manager from the Tennessee Secretary of State.

Enrollment is competitive and limited. Returning participants need only submit the application form. First-time attendees must submit the application, a brief statement of interest for participating in the Institute, and a letter of recommendation. All applicants must be an employee or volunteer with an organization that holds archival materials. 

Please submit application materials by Feb. 10 to

2023 Tennessee Archives Institute application