I don’t know if this is even possible, or already in the process of being created, but its something I’ve been kicking around in my head. I don’t have the talent to build something like this, but since its been kicking around in my head so long I might as well post about it. I,… Continue reading An Archival Pipedream
So for the past couple of weeks I’ve been working an internship at the reference desk for the Southern Historical Collection. Well, technically its called Research and Instruction for Archival Materials, but who’s keeping track? Its been an interesting and rewarding experience so far. My main duties involve answering email reference questions, helping out the… Continue reading Working at the reference desk
If you hadn’t noticed, there’s a new page up on the link bar right there. Its where I’m going to keep a log/CV of all of the different archival stuff I’ve done. Right now its got links to all of the finding aids that I remember doing both at UNC and at WM. Stuff is… Continue reading New page!
I’m thinking of writing my master’s paper about Web 2.0 technologies and archives. I don’t really have it narrowed down any further than that yet, although by the middle to end of the summer I’m going to need to. I’m taking research methods in the fall, and so it is recommended that I have my… Continue reading Possible masters paper topic
In addition to this blog, I am now (at least occasionally) blogging on two other blogs out there in the world: Southern Sources and BlueNC. They’re both very different, obviously: Southern Sources is the blog of the Southern Historical Collection, where I work as a manuscripts processor. Things posted there are probably going to be… Continue reading Blogging here, there, and everywhere!