Category: Tools

Using ArchivesSpace

For a class I taught in summer 2014 at the Univ. of Texas at Austin School of Information, students used a basic installation of ArchivesSpace to create collection descriptions. The public interface of the ArchivesSpace installation they used is no

Personal Digital Archiving

On Friday, October 18, 2013, Lauren Goodley from Texas State University and I did a presentation about Personal Digital Archiving for the Texas Library Association District 3 Annual Meeting. More accurately, Lauren did a presentation about Personal Digital Archiving, based

Crowdsourced Georeferencing

I’m always intrigued by the power of “the crowd” and curious about what sorts of projects get widespread crowd support. Maps seem to be high on the list — see projects like OpenStreetMap and Google’s North Korea mapping project. For

Omeka Plugins: Solr, BagIt, FedoraCommons

Omeka keeps becoming better and better. The Scholars’ Lab at the University of Virginia Libraries has released two three new plugins for Omeka, which is a project of the Roy Rosenzweig Center for History and New Media, George Mason University. Thanks