Academic Archives

Author: Aaron D. Purcell
Publisher: American Library Association
ISBN: 1555707696
Format: PDF
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This new definition of academic archives programs has redefined the role, and training, of academic archivists. This book gives you the tools to fill that role, including collection strategies, a management plan for electronic records, and development strategies for starting a campus records management program.

Archives in Libraries

Author: Jeannette A. Bastian
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780838947210
Format: PDF, Kindle
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"Archives in Libraries : What Librarians and Archivists Need to Know to Work Together provides an overview of basic archival concepts, policies, and best practices for librarians and library directors, while also suggesting ways in which archivists working in libraries can describe their work and effectively advocate for archival needs. Along the way, it highlights and analyzes the differences and the similarities between libraries and archives with the goal of promoting understanding and cooperation between these two complementary professions. The overall aim is to narrow the divide and build shared understandings between archivists, librarians, and library directors while helping archivists working within libraries to better negotiate their relationships with the institution and with their library colleagues"--

Donors and Archives

Author: Aaron D. Purcell
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 0810892189
Format: PDF, Docs
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Donors and Archives: A Guidebook for Successful Programs highlights the importance of development and fundraising for archives, while focusing on the donor and potential donor. Their interest, their support, their enthusiasm, and their stuff are vital to the success of archival programs.

Photographs

Author: Mary Lynn Ritzenthaler
Publisher: Society of Amer Archivists
ISBN: 9781931666176
Format: PDF
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Managing Archival and Manuscript Repositories

Author: Michael J. Kurtz
Publisher: Society of Amer Archivists
ISBN: 9781931666091
Format: PDF, Kindle
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The author provides an updated overview of the management talents needed to oversee an archives program. He supplements his text with sample policies and planning documents from a variety of archival operations.

Engaging with Records and Archives

Author: Fiorella Foscarini
Publisher: Facet Publishing
ISBN: 1783301589
Format: PDF, Kindle
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This collection provides a multifaceted response to today’s growing fascination with the idea of the archive and showcases the myriad ways in which archival ideas and practices are being engaged and developed by emerging and internationally renowned scholars. Engaging with Records and Archives offers a selection of original, insightful and imaginative papers from the Seventh International Conference on the History of Records and Archives (I-CHORA 7). The contributions in this volume comprise a wide variety of views of records, archives and archival functions, spanning diverse regions, communities, disciplinary perspectives and time periods. From the origins of contemporary grassroots archival activism in Poland to the role of women archivists in early 20th century England; from the management of records in the Dutch East Indies in the 19th century to the relationship between Western and Indigenous cultures in North America and other modern archival conundrums, this collection reveals the richness of archival thinking through compelling examples from past and present that will captivate the reader. Readership: This book will be useful reading for both scholars and practitioners, including archivists, records managers and other media and information professionals. Bridging archival, information, and library science; the digital humanities; art history; social history; culture and media studies; data curation; and communication, students and researchers across the disciplines are sure to find inspiration.