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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 […]

Revolution in the Reference Section

By |April 30th, 2015|News, reference|Comments Off on Revolution in the Reference Section

Drama in the archival world? Who would have thought? You may have heard about the two archivists at University of Oregon who handed over close to 22,000 school records to an economics professor just for the asking. One archivist has since resigned. The remaining archivist was recently placed on administrative leave. There is a petition going to reinstate him and more than 100 University of Oregon professors have signed.