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Association of Critical Heritage Studies UK Chapter achsukchapter is a discussion list for academic and industry researchers with a link to the UK investigating all aspects of heritage, tourism, museum and cultural/natural management. This list is a forum for sharing experiences and exchanging information.

This list supports researchers pursuing the comparative social study of long term (prehistoric to contemporary) urbanisation processes, urban life, and urban landscape development, established as an emergent field of interest at the ACUMEN workshop, 12-13 Dec. 2012 in Leeds. The list is used for learned discussion, research questions, community building, project collaborations, and relevant announcements.

Superlist for the ads- (Archaeology Data Service) suite of discussion lists. The Archaeology Data Service exists to support teaching learning and research with digital data in archaeology. It collects, describes, catalogues, preserves, and provides user support for digital resources that are created as a product of archaeological research. The discussion list provides a forum in which the ADS can inform interested parties about recent developments at the ADS, and encourages debate on relevant issues ofcomputing in archaeology.

This is a list to allow the Archaeology Data Service (mandated AHRC Digital Archive for Archaeology) at the Department of Archaeology, University of York to contact their depositors only, rather than all users - c.80% UK HE

Association For Historical And Fine Art Photography (AHFAP) list provides a forum for discussion between museum, gallery and H.E. professionals about the various uses of computing in museum contexts. AHFAP aims to provide a forum for photographers, image-makers, conservators and image archivists to share experiences and benefit from mutual co-operation.

An e-mail list for anyone working in the field of ancient DNA of any species and any time period.

Aimed at 'grass-roots' exchange of information and ideas for 'joined-up' action by UK academic archaeologists in three areas: teaching and research in UK universities; socio-politics of academia; the relationship between the HE sector and external processes (e.g. privatization).

A list to share content between Europe-based researchers working in the archaeology of the Americas. Especially for announcements such as seminars, meetings, job openings, workshops, books, and the like.

The aim of the list is to encourage the exchange of information between groups carrying out experimental archaeology in Britain. Discussion of all aspects of experimental archaeology and archaeological reconstructions will be encouraged.

For all researchers working on chemical, typological, archaeological and historical research into the past production and consumption of glass.

The list is used by any archaeologist concerned with social responsibility. Its aim is to stimulate discussion and awareness of the impact that archaeology can have on issues associated with equality, human rights,environmental damage and discrimination. Racist and sexist views and language abusive of other list members will not be tolerated.

For the discussion of all aspects of archaeo-metallurgy and the dissemination of data related to all aspects of ancient and historic metallurgy and metal artefacts: the applications of material science to archaeo- metallurgy, and the development of methodologies to the study archaeo-metallurgical debris.

This list of the dissemination of scholarly news and discussion between researchers interested in the study of music as part of the archaeology of the Americas.

Arch-theory list is for international discussions, reviews, and exchanges of information in archaeological theory and associated fields of interest. All contributions are welcomed, in all languages.

The aim of this list is to facilitate communication through the exchange of information on meetings, conferences, bibliographies, publications, reference collections and botanical and ethnographic data relevant to the analysis of archaeological plant macro-remains. People on this list should also be able to exchange ideas about various aspects of archaeobotany such as problems of methodology, identification, presentation and interpretation.

List for members of the European archaeological educational and training community wishing to be involved or kept informed about the development of ARCHEONET, a thematic network aiming to promote electronic communication, distance learning and reciprocal field and postgraduate training.

ARZAWA aims to provide a platform for communication and collaboration between scholars working on the Late Bronze and Early Iron Ages (ca. 1600-500 BCE) in Western Anatolia.

Assemblage is an internationally recognised, peer-reviewed journal of archaeology, ISSN 1365-3881. assemblage is a volunteer-run publication, produced by postgraduates within the Department of Archaeology at the University of Sheffield.

This list is used by BABAO to encourage the distribution and discussion of ideas concerning all aspects of bioarchaeology

This is for communication between members of the 'Bedern Group' concerned with harmonising practice and exchange between UK cultural heritage focused digital archives.

A discussion list for those involved in, or with a particular interest in, the study of the buildings within a social and cultural context.

For the circulation of information, queries and general discussion of issues relating to archaeology in the United Kingdom.

For the dissemination of information and discussion of issues relating to editing and production of archaeological publications.

A discussion list to support the circulation of relevant information concerning archaeology and education (at all levels) in the UK.

This list provide a news service for British archaeology

Scholarly network for scholars working on the history and archaeology of Central Asia, with special reference to the Hellenistic period.

This list is available to all post-graduate students in Classics, Classical Archaeology, Ancient History, Ancient Philosophy, etc. for the dissemination of relevant and useful information (conferences, seminars, projects, publications, jobs, etc.).

The aim of this list is to be a channel for discussion and information sharing for students, researchers, professional conservators and collection managers, and para-professionals caring for collections in museums, archives, libraries and historic buildings in Wales.

For the circulation of information related to, and general discussion of current issues in, theory and practice in contemporary archaeology and historical archaeology in the UK and internationally. This list will be used by the Standing Committee of the Contemporary and Historical Archaeology in Theory (CHAT) conference group to to announce relevant items of news or information.

A list for researchers in any aspect of the western monastic tradition from late antiquity looking forward in time, with the aim of fostering exchanges across the research community.

Digital archaeology mailing list.

A list for discussion of issues relating to the study of the ancient world (at all levels) in collaboration with digital humanities, computer science, and other quantitative disciplines.

This mailing-list is for researchers to share issues encountered in digital osteology. It is the first step in establishing a working group to address these #issues. If common themes are identified recommendations for guidelines can be made. #All digital media forms should be considered not just 3D scanning/printing.

The European Archaeological Heritage Web project attempts to implement and integrate Eupopean Internet services for the discipline of Archaeology. This list is a forum for international discussion on ways and means to attain that goal.

EMP Cymru (Wales Emerging Museum Professionals Group) is a community of new and emerging museum and heritage professionals. We are a welcoming and active network that supports knowledge exchange, skills building and resource sharing. Everyone is welcome whether you are still studying heritage, waiting for your first position in a museum or are currently working or volunteering in the sector. We strive to represent the diverse roles within the museum sector and celebrate the achievements of the community and its individual members.

This list is for academics, practitioners and members of the public who are interested in the many ways in which we encounter and interact with the material remains of the dead in contemporary society. These encounters can be socio-economic, cultural, regulatory or political. The purpose of the list is to network anyone interested in the wide range of potential encounters - whether identity politics, medical, ethical, commodification eg. tourism, popular culture, faith-based.

This list will be used by members of the Association of Environmental Archaeology to post discussion items. It is a closed list for AEA members.

The English Place-Name List is a forum for discussion of the etymology, history and significance of place-names in England.

To promote discussion on issues relating to museum ethnography, its practice and theory. a forum for queries and suggestions covering material culture, anthroplogy and archaeology and museum studies topics. A noticeboard for relevant meetings, conferences or other useful information.

This is the Finding the Familiar archaeology mailing list for research support and identification queries for colleagues working on artefacts dating from c.1750-c.1950. The mailing list grew out of the first 'Finding the Familiar' workshop, held in Sheffield in early 2009, and organised by Claire Coulter and Sheffield University's former ARCUS unit. The list aims to help redress a gap in specialist knowledge as more and more academic, commercial, and government-based colleagues work on sites dating from the more recent past. While some specialists are working on ceramics and glass from the relevant period, finding information on other types of finds is often difficult (and Google searches are not always reliable). The list welcomes queries on all artefacts from the relevant period, and any related issues. Announcements on future Finding the Familiar workshops will also be posted here. While we welcome members from all regions of the world, we want the list to focus on supporting colleagues working in the UK and Ireland as relevant support is already available in North America and Australasia. Images are an integral part of identification - but please don't attach images to e-mails sent to the list! We want to avoid bombarding colleagues with large attachments that might crash their inbox. Instead of using attachments, you may post images to the Finding the Familiar Photobucket account we've set up for the list. Photobucket is a free on-line image storage service that automatically generates URL addresses (web links) for images posted there. This makes it easy to simply post an image to the Photobucket account, and then provide a URL to the image in your e-mail. There is a link to the page just below this introduction (in the blue text!). The list user name is 'FindingTheFamiliar'; the password is 'findingfamiliar. From there, it should be obvious how to load up an image. If you have any further questions about the list, please contact list moderator Alasdair Brooks (amb72@le.ac.uk). We hope you find the Finding the Familiar mailing list to be a useful resource!

This group acts as an advisory panel to the Forum on Information Standards in Heritage, providing expertise in the implications for system development of emerging information standards.

Mailing list for professional and academic geoarchaeologists. Announcements and discussions on new research, upcoming conferences, job opportunities etc

HER forum is for the circulation of information and general discussion of issues relating to Historic Environment Records. HER forum will enable academics, students and historic environment professionals to keep in touch with the latest developments and opportunities within the cultural heritage management community.

HERITAGE is a discussion list for academic and industry researchers investigating all aspects of heritage, tourism, museum and cultural management. This list is a forum for sharing experiences and exchanging information.

This email group is to help find and facilitate partners for collaborative research projects under the Heritage Plus Call

This list is for individuals responsible for managing human remains in UK universities & museums

This list is used to inform the Classics community (in its widest sense) and others interested in the field about events and initiatives organised or facilitated by the Institute of Classical Studies.

List to encourage discussion within the area of Industrial Archaeology - it aims to help establish links between fieldwork, research, individuals and establishments.

For announcements of new publications in the e-journal Internet Archaeology, as well as for general discussion about electronic publishing and archaeology. The list is open to anyone with an interest in publishing quality archaeology on the web.

This list is used as a discussion and information sharing forum by researchers from a variety of academic disciplines who are engaged in the study of societies and cultures of the Indian Ocean Region.

The list is used by the International Society for Biomolecular Archaeology (ISBA) to make announcements of upcoming events, jobs openings, opportunities, and share relevant updates of the society to the research community. Website: www.isbarch.org.

A list for the exchange of information and discussion for archaeologists (prehistoric, classical or medieval) interested in Italy, whether based in the UK or elsewhere. Membership is open to all those with an interest in Italian archaeology.

This list arose from the Lascar Seafaring workshop (April 2011) as a resource for researchers working on the global lives of Asian sailors.

A list for the interdisciplinary study of the Late Roman Empire and Mediterranean world in late antiquity. Contributions are welcome from all fields of Late Antique Studies.

This will be the main means of communication for the Liverpool Centre for Medieval and Renaissance Studies (formerly Liverpool Centre for Medieval Studies) - a hub for research, research networking and support in the field of medieval and Renaissance Studies in the UK, and especially in the North West.

The Libyan Epigraphy Research Network is a community of researchers and heritage professionals with an interest in the inscriptions of the ancient provinces that overlap with the area of modern Libya.

A discussion list for those involved in, or with a particular interest in, the study of the history, geography and archaeology of medieval rural settlements. Maintained by the Medieval Settlement Research Group.

MedArch is a forum for Medieval Archaeology in Britain, Europe and the World. It aims to encourage a holistic -diachronic, interdisciplinary and cross-cultural - approach to the subject. Its membership links researchers and students in the academic and professional archaeological communities.

A discussion list for the history and development of bowed musical instruments in the Mediterranean - but also extending to other geographical areas.

Archaeological Archives and Collections working group for Maritime and Marine Historic Environment Research Framework project.

Post-Medieval and Early Modern Working Group discussion list for the Maritime and Marine Historic Environment Research Framework Project.

Roman Working Group for the Maritime and Marine Historic Environment Research Framework project.

A discussion list on military archaeology and military architecture. This list relates to the physical remains of military activity from all periods of history. The subject also includes civil defence.

This list is intended for people interested in the material dimensions of missionary encounters, and particularly the ways these have shaped the development of museum collections. It should also be of interest to people interested in the commemoration of the missionary past through a range of heritage processes, from monuments to reconciliation ceremonies and reenactments.

This list will enable communication between members of the Palaeolithic working group of the Maritime & Marine Historic Research Framework project, other working groups and the wider project management

This email list is to encourage the sharing of information by anyone working with numismatic collections or in money museums.

This list is to discuss the uses of stored collections in UK museums.

The NABO (North Atlantic Biocultural Organisation) mailing list is used for discussion and announcements to the multinational and interdisciplinary group of scholars working in the North Atlantic region.

Supporting AHRC funded NE Heritage Partnership project (integrating academic researchers with community heritage groups)

This list will facilitate communication among staff and post-graduate medievalists at the University of Nottingham.

This list is used to make announcements to, and foster discussion between, users of the OASIS form. The OASIS project provides an online index to the mass of archaeological grey literature that has been produced as a result of the advent of large-scale developer funded fieldwork.

Mailing list for The Baron Thyssen Centre for the Study of Ancient Material Religion at The Open University.

The SiG exists to explore questions about human-object interactions focusing on objects and engaging with social Practices, which involve Experiences of objects in networks of relationship.

Network for palaeoeoenvironmental and archaeological scientists based in Scotland

A mailing list for the discussion and sharing of new publications, events, CFPs, and questions relating to smell and the past. The list is intended to be a space where the growing number of scholars interested in smell and the past across all disciplines (including the arts, humanities, social sciences, and sciences) can network and share research.

A forum for sharing ideas, best-practice and potential growth in teaching and research around Classics and Ancient History in post-92 institutions within UK Higher Education. Members should be employed in teaching and/or research in a post-92 institution, and be working with Classics & Ancient History, broadly defined.

The Pre Modern Towns Group is an informal, interdisciplinary association of historians, archaeologists, archivists and others which has been meeting since 1978. We aim to reflect current research on any aspect of the historical study of towns in Britain and Europe from the early medieval period to the eighteenth century. This list is used primarily for conference announcements

The PAG is a working group that aims to gather together professionals interested in Public Archaeology worldwide, in order to work together towards a better definition of Public Archaeology

This list is used to disseminate information amongst those currently working on Phoenician and Punic history and archaeology in the UK Higher education and research community; it is also open to those beyond the UK.

The list is a place of discussion for radical archaeologists defined as those interested critical research & activity relating to issues of race, class, gender & the environment. It compliments the work of the Radical Archaeology Forum & though based in Wales we also have an international focus.

This list is used by its members to share information and ideas about teaching aspects of Roman art at university level.

This list for Roman archaeologists to communicate with each other across the UK and worldwide, especially in terms of advertising conferences and similar events, as well as discussing issues relevant to the field and soliciting help with archaeological matters. It should not be used to advertise new publications or engage in any discussion that could be considered non-professional.

The list is concerned with the archaeology and art history of South Asia (India, Pakistan, Nepal, Bhutan, Sri Lanka and Afghanistan). It will give information about conferences and publications, provide a vehicle for swapping information with each other, and be a forum for friendly debate.

Complex relationships between a wide range of factors (e.g. physical, biological and chemical) govern the preservation of marine archaeological sites. Sea-Site aims to encourage multi-disciplinary marine environmental research and fieldwork associated with submerged archaeological sites.

The forum is intended to foment interdisciplinary discourse amongst researchers with an interest in Southeast Asian social groups and their cultural, economic, and political developments from prehistory until the present day, as well as their long-term interactions with neighbouring populations in East and South Asia.

List designed to foster inter-connectivity between research communities dealing with excrement. Propaideutic to SOAS Excrement Conference, October 2023 [School of Oriental and African Studies]. Includes group construction of relevant bibliographies / videographies.

Jiscmail for members of the Society for Museum Archaeology (SMA). To help exchange news, information, tips, etc.

Sowing the Seeds is a partnership of individuals and organisations devoted to the economic and social history of the Middle Ages. It exists to foster collaboration between scholars and scholarly projects as well as act as a support network, particularly for early career historians. The Sowing the Seeds Network is supported by the Economic History Society, Centre for History and Economics (Cambridge) and CRASSH (Centre for Research in the Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities , Cambridge). Learn more about the Seeds. All scholars, including students, working on any aspect of medieval economic and social history are welcome to join.

The SSMA mailing list is used to enable discussion among all branches of archaeology in Scotland to improve the uses of archaeological collections in Scottish museums for research, teaching and display.

A list to discuss the development of an archaeological research agenda for the South West of England Web Site www.somerset.gov.uk/swarf

We encourage members to post their latest research, start new discussion topics on aspects related to petrographic and more broadly ceramic analysis, and advertise opportunities for job and collaboration.

List for those actively engaged in research relating to the history and archaeology of Nottinghamshire.

An e-forum for onomasts, historians, archaeologists, and historical geographers researching aspects of the origins, spatial organization, economic function, social status and physical setting of settlements containing the place-name element -thorp (and its variants).

This list is for discussion of tooth wear and microwear and its use for reconstruction of trophic ecology and diet

20th Century Working Group discussion for Marine Historic Environment Research Framework

This list is for a new network of University Art Collections in the UK managed by the Digital Curation Lab at the University of Salford and may include members from institutions outside the UK involved in collecting art from the UK.

Mailing list for the Viking Worlds conference. The list is intended to communicate future conference plans and relevant research projects.

3D Visualisation Standards in Archaeology. A list for the discussion of the desirability, practicality and nature of standards in the visualisation of archaeological artefacts, sites and landscapes. This includes models and reconstructions in any three dimensional digital format.

List for the discussion of all aspects of ‘Holy’ Wells, and related water veneration, including their definition, architecture, distribution, history, folklore, archaeology, etymology and hydrology.

The purpose of this list is to promote engagement and discussion between specialists working on archaeological wood and charcoal. It provides a forum for the dissemination of notices on conferences, meetings and publications as well as discussion on relevant issues such as anatomical identification, methodology, preservation, wood-working technology and environmental reconstruction. The list aims to foster communication between all environmental archaeologists from universities, contracting units and freelance specialists, who are engaged in the analysis of waterlogged, desiccated or charred wood from archaeological sites.

This list is for people who are working on or have queries relating to the history of York (UK)

Zooarchaeology is the analysis of animal remains from archaeological sites to reconstruct the cultural lifeways of people and the interrelationships between people, animals, and the environment. This list promotes the flow of ideas, skills, information, and offers support to fellow zooarchaeologists. Zooarch is supported by and works closely in association with the International Council of Archaeozoology (ICAZ)

The working group and list aim to address how stable isotope analysis can be used to answer zooarchaeological questions, and foster discussion across disciplines on this topic.


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