UH Hilo archivist member of U.S. delegation to China

University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo
Helen Wong Smith, 933-9924
Hawaiian Collection Librarian/ Edwin H. Mookini Library Archivist
Posted: Nov 3, 2008

Helen Wong Smith, Hawaiian Collection Librarian and Archivist for the Edwin H. Mookini Library at the University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo was part of an U.S. delegation of professionals specializing in global archives management selected to participate in bilateral exchanges with their counterparts in China this October. In Beijing the delegation of 21 professionals met with the Society of Chinese Archives, the Beijing City Archives, and the School of Information Resource Management at Renmin University of China. Additional exchanges at the Shanghai Municipal Archives and the Shanghai Museum provided excellent contacts for future collaboration. As the only archivist from Hawaiʻi, Helen joined archivists from corporate, academic, religious, performing arts, and private archives.

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