Upcoming MARAC Conferences


Let Us Know...

Do you want to bring MARAC to your hometown or favorite city? Do you have an idea for a program session? Do you have any thoughts about what you would like to see or experience at an upcoming MARAC meeting?
Contact Mary Mannix at mkmannix@gmail.com.

Fall 2016

Image of Maryland state house.

 (Photo by Annapolis Photography Studio, Clare Barone)

Registration Open!
November 3 - 5, 2016
Annapolis, MD
Westin Annapolis Hotel
Room Rate:$189


Conference Program

Click here to view and download a pdf of the full program.


Conference Registration

Register by September 28, 2016: MARAC Member - $105; Non-member - $145
Register by October 19, 2016: MARAC Member - $115; Non-member - $155
After October 19, 2016 (register on-site): MARAC Member - $125; Non-member - $165

Student Rate (please include photocopy of valid Student ID): $55
Saturday Only Registration Rate: $60


Click here to register online.

Click here to download a pdf of the conference registration form to print and mail.


NOTE: Please be aware that due to a recent policy change, individuals who register for the fall meeting in Annapolis at the non-member rate will NOT receive a year of membership in MARAC, as had been the practice in past years.


Hotel Registration

Reservations may be made by phone or by visiting: https://www.starwoodmeeting.com/events/start.action?id=1507022556&key=1B2B8D2

When making reservations by phone, please reference the code MARAC Fall 2016.
Please reserve your room by October 10, 2016, at 5pm.


Vendor Registration 

Click here to access the online vendor registration form.

Click here to download a pdf of the vendor registration form to print and mail.


Program Committee Co-Chairs: Susan McElrath (American University) mcelrath@american.edu and Amanda May (Library of Congressamandakossmay@gmail.com

Local Arrangements Committee Co-Chairs: Arian Ravanbakhsh (National Archives and Records Administration) adravan@gmail.com and Kristine Kaske-Martin kkaske@gmail.com

Spring 2017


 Image of Newark


April 20 - 22, 2017
Newark, NJ

Best Western Robert Treat Hotel
Room Rate:$125



Newark Meeting Blog


Local Arrangements Committee Tri-Chairs: Don Cornelius (New Jersey State Archives) donald.cornelius@sos.nj.gov, Laura Poll (Trenton Free Public Library) laurampoll@gmail.com and Elizabeth Surles (Institute of Jazz Studies) elizabeth.surles@rutgers.edu

Program Committee Co-Chairs: Jennie Levine Knies (Penn State Wilkes-Barre) jak6029@psu.edu and Dale Patterson (United Methodist Church Archives) dpatterson@gcah.org

Fall 2017


 Picture of Buffalo's downtown region taken from a hotel at sunset


October 26–28, 2017
Buffalo, NY

Hyatt Regency Buffalo/Hotel and Conference Center
Room Rate:$159


Local Arrangements Committee Co-Chairs: Jim Tammaro (University at Buffalo) jmtmls@gmail.com and Amy Miller (Buffalo History Museum) anmiller@buffalo.edu

Program Committee Co-Chairs: Cindy Bendroth (Pennsylvania State Archives) CBENDROTH@pa.gov and Bonnie Weddle (New York State Archives) Bonita.Weddle@nysed.gov

Spring 2018


 Picture of Hershey, PA


April 12–14, 2018
Hershey, PA

Hershey Lodge
Room Rate:$189


Local Arrangements Committee Co-Chairs: Tammy Hamilton (Hershey Community Archives) THamilton@hersheyarchives.org and Pam Whitenack (Hershey Community Archives) pwhitenack@hersheyarchives.org

Program Committee Co-Chairs: