Welcome to MARAC

Sara BordenFounded in 1972, MARAC is a vibrant, volunteer-run organization welcoming archivists who live and work in the mid-Atlantic region, which includes Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia, and the District of Columbia.

MARAC is focused on our members' needs and interests. We strive to provide MARAC members affordable archival education, encourage diversity and inclusion in the profession, foster collegiality among archivists, and support archival advocacy throughout the mid-Atlantic region. MARAC membership offers a wealth of benefits and service opportunities. To learn more, check out our Membership page or contact us. We look forward to working with you!

Sara Borden
MARAC Chair, 2022-2023


 The spring 2023 edition of the Mid-Atlantic Archivist (MAA Vol. 52 No. 2)  is available online. Discover the Appalachian Trail Conservancy Records at George Mason University, talk with Arline Custer award winner Dr. Allison Finkelstein, and more. Learn affordable tricks for flattening photos in-house, explore a review of Managing Business Archives, and read a piece by the 2022-2023 Graduate Student Archival Education Scholarship recipient, Sarah Appleby. Visit Mid-Atlantic Archivist for previous issues and advertising information.

The membership form for next year (July 1, 2023 to June 30, 2024) will be available online and distributed to members on June 15th.  If your circumstances require that you must pay for your membership before that, please contact [email protected]. Visit MARAC Membership for more information on member benefits.

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