News & Updates

It's SAADA's 9th Birthday!

JULY 10, 2017
I am so excited to be celebrating SAADA's 9th Birthday with you today!
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SAADA Launches Road Trips Project

JUNE 20, 2017
There are millions of miles of roads across the United States, and traveling them has long been seen as a rite of passage for Americans.
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SAADA Honored by Society of American Archivists

JUNE 1, 2016
CHICAGO — The South Asian American Digital Archive (SAADA) is the 2016 recipient of the Philip M.
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IMLS Grant to Diversify the Nation's Digital Memory

APRIL 15, 2016
Amistad Partnership Awarded IMLS Grant to Further Discussion of Community Archives and Diversifying Digital Collections

New Orleans, Louisiana (April 14, 2016) –- The Amistad Research Center is pleased to announce the receipt of a grant from The Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) for a project that will seek to expand the diversity of the nation’s digital memory. In collaboration with the Shorefront Legacy Center, the South Asian American Digital Archive, Mukurtu, and the Inland Empire Memories Project of the University of California-Riverside, Amistad was awarded a National Leadership Grant for Libraries to host a series of meetings that will focus on integrating community archives in the National Digital Platform.
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SAADA Awarded NEH Common Heritage Grant

DECEMBER 14, 2015

"… everyday community history is important history."

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