Association of Tribal Archives, Libraries and Museums Conference:
Dr. Doug Boyd, Director of the Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, was invited to present twice at this year’s 2012 International Conference of Indigenous Archives, Libraries, and Museums, Tulsa, Oklahoma, June 4-7
The international conference of Tribal Archives, Libraries, and Museums, provides a network of support for tribal cultural institutions and programs. It is a unique event that brings together a wide variety of people who share the common goal of cultural preservation. ATALM is a national non-profit organization that maintains a network of support for indigenous programs, provides culturally relevant programming and services, encourages collaboration among tribal and non-tribal cultural institutions, and articulates contemporary issues related to developing and sustaining the cultural sovereignty of Native Nations. Since 2003, its programs and services have been supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services.