Indexing History

By |March 14th, 2016|indexing, News, search|Comments Off on Indexing History

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|Comments Off on The Value of History

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|Comments Off on Keeping Track of History with Semantic Technology

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

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 […]