Here is a quick roundup of links:
- an article posted today, “Supporters rally against Georgia Archives closure,” from the Atlanta Journal-Constitution
- the website of the Friends of Georgia Archives & History (FOGAH) where you can learn more
- a Facebook group you can join: Georgians Against Closing State Archives
- the letter sent by SAA to the Governor of Georgia
- the letter from the Association of Canadian Archivists
- the Action Alert from the National Coalition for History, which includes a list of things you can do to help
- a summary from the American Historical Association
The change.org petition now has almost 12,000 signatures, but if you haven’t signed it yet, please do that now. And please add any other appropriate updates and links in the comments.
UPDATE: The American Historical Association has also sent a letter to the governor: http://blog.historians.org/news/1738/aha-responds-to-georgia-state-archives-closure.