Archives and Library Section (regular)
The Section's mission is to promote the exchange of information on
all types of archival methodology relating to folklore,
and other ethnographic collections. In addition, the Section
share information and to help develop standards relevant to
collections and activities in folklore. The Section has
a particular interest in the developing technological
can advance the work of archivists and librarians working
materials, and improve collections management in the field.
The Section awards two prizes on an every-other-year basis: the
Brenda McCallum Prize for a work
that contributes to the goal of improving archival care and
to folklore collections, and the Grimshaw Prize
for the support of folklore or ethnomusicology projects with a
significant connection to libraries and/or archives.