Webinar: Introducing the new version of the Encoded Archival Context – Corporate bodies, Persons, and Families (EAC-CPF) standard
The Society of American Archivists’ (SAA) Technical Subcommittee on Encoded Archival Standards (TS-EAS), in collaboration with the Encoded Archival Standards Section Steering Committee, will be hosting a webinar in November 2022 to introduce the new version of the EAC-CPF standard.
Encoded Archival Context – Corporate bodies, Persons, and Families (EAC-CPF) is an international standard maintained by SAA for encoding contextual information about persons, corporate bodies, and families related to archival materials.
The schema and tag library are available on the EAC-CPF website:
Details of the revision process that led to the new version are also available on the EAC-CPF website:
Join us on this upcoming webinar for an overview of the new version and a chance to ask questions about the changes and register your feedback. We will be hosting the webinar twice (presenting the same content at each webinar) to accommodate an international audience.
- Monday 14 November (Session 1 aiming to cover Oceania and the Americas) 10pm GMT: 5pm ET, 9am Melbourne Time (the next day)
- Tuesday 15 November (Session 2 aiming to cover Europe, Africa, and Asia) 9am GMT: 10am CET, 6pm Tokyo
Note: Default is Central Time (local to Chicago / Society of American Archivists offices); you can select your preferred time zone to determine which session fits your schedule.
The webinar will also be recorded and posted to SAA’s YouTube channel.