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Indexing History

By |March 14th, 2016|indexing, News, search|0 Comments

Family history research has become one of the most popular interests for Americans. This look back into history is more than hobby for most […]

Preserving the Native Tongue

By |March 3rd, 2016|News, Technology|1 Comment

Language is an art and many would say a dying art. Scientists estimate that at least 3,000 of the 6,900 languages currently spoken around the […]

The Value of History

By |February 29th, 2016|News, Standards|0 Comments

In Ireland 1922, Free State forces led the occupation of the Public Records Office of the Four Courts as part of the Battle of Dublin. As […]

Keeping Track of History with Semantic Technology

By |January 26th, 2016|News, semantic|0 Comments

Historians used to keep important information in their heads and then progressed to note cards and pieces of paper. Eventually official entries in record […]

What is JATS and Why Should I Care

By |October 26th, 2015|Access Insights, Featured|Comments Off on What is JATS and Why Should I Care

Search for “jats” and you will find two very distinct concepts:

14th Murrays Jat Lancers (Risaldar Major) by AC Lovett (1862-1919).jpg
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jat_people

This post doesn’t discuss the […]

Archivists Add Value

By |August 10th, 2015|News|Comments Off on Archivists Add Value

The Society of American Archivists (SAA) Word of the Week is a weekly email produced by SAA’s Dictionary Working Group that defines new archives terms […]