Mission and History

Mission Statement:

SOA improves the state of archives in Ohio by promoting the archival profession and providing education and networking opportunities.

Vision Statement:

SOA will be the primary provider of professional development for archivists and historical records professionals in Ohio.

SOA will be a leader in offering educational and collaborative programs, designed both for new and experienced professionals.

Through these services archivists and others working with historical resources in Ohio will gain knowledge and experience, improving public access to historical documents and information, and enhancing historical memory in communities throughout the state.



History of SOA

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Last Updated on August 29, 2023 by Emily Gainer