archiving

New State Archivist Hired

By |February 15th, 2017|News, reference|0 Comments

A new state archivist has been hired to oversee records management services for state and local governments in Kentucky. Beth Shields will assume the position […]

Game Changers

By |February 3rd, 2017|indexing, News, storage|0 Comments

There are a lot of changes taking place in our government these days and that isn’t likely to slow down in the near future. […]

Digging Deep

By |January 27th, 2017|Autoindexing, indexing, News|0 Comments

We live in a data-rich world where organizations, governments and individuals can analyze anything and everything. At present, the most easily indexed material from the web […]

New Digitization Project Increases Access

By |January 26th, 2017|indexing, News, reference, search|0 Comments

Northern Illinois University recently announced a new digitization project in their release,”University Libraries awarded more than $448,000 for digitization project.”

The Council on Library and […]

Archiving the Past for the Future

By |January 17th, 2017|indexing, News, search|0 Comments

1.2 million volunteers worldwide contribute to the FamilySearch indexing program, which brings billions of historical records to life. NewsOK out of Oklahoma brought this information […]

Digital Data Growing in the White House

By |January 11th, 2017|indexing, News|0 Comments

Based on the priorities that President-elect Donald Trump has laid out for his first days in office, one could reasonably expect that government operations will […]

Historical Archive Digitized

By |January 6th, 2017|News, reference|0 Comments

Gale has launched Making of Modern Law: American Civil Liberties Union Papers, 1912-1990 in what seems like a very timely digital archive. The collection includes […]

Archives Provide Insight

By |November 16th, 2016|indexing, News|0 Comments

Gale has launched several new digital archives that will expand their historical collections dramatically. Library Technology brought this interesting news to our attention in their […]

Digital’s Impact on Archives

By |September 7th, 2016|Business strategy, News, storage|0 Comments

The National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) is at a point where soon they will be taking in more digital records than traditional formats. Federal Times […]

Libraries, Open Source, and eBooks – Oh My!

By |September 7th, 2016|News, reference|0 Comments

An open source server-software developer is working on a project at the New York Public Library (NYPL) that is intended to liberate every part […]