ARCHIVES PROJECT DOCUMENTATION
LGBT+ Archives Project of Louisiana Bylaws
Adopted June 23, 2014
ARTICLE I: NAME
The name of this organization is the LGBT+ Archives Project of Louisiana. This organization is established in accordance with the Articles of Incorporation.
ARTICLE II: MISSION STATEMENT
The Mission of the LGBT+ Archives Project of Louisiana is to promote and encourage the protection and preservation of materials and information that chronicle the culture and history of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender communities in Louisiana. To achieve this mission, it contemplates these tasks:
Educating the community on the importance of ensuring that LGBT+ historical materials and information are archived and made available for future generations to access, research, and study;
Promoting the proper maintenance and preservation of historical LGBT+ materials and information;
Providing an informational directory of archival resources where LGBT+ historical materials and information may be donated or accessed for research and study;
Indexing, publishing, and maintaining a current list of locations of archived historical LGBT+ materials and information;
Developing financial resources to assist in the preservation and availability of certain LGBT+ collections.