Instructions Not Included: Breaking Down Organizational Needs

A fellow archivist disclosed that the most rational approach to archiving is to…


What do you call.../Commen s’appelle-t’il...?

The Nomenclature Task Force of the American Association for State and Local…


Kansas City Award Winners

This is the second post in a week-long series spotlighting Kansas City and…


I Said Bang! A History of the Dirt Bowl, the Crown Jewel of the Most Basketball-Obsessed City in America

This project is the recipient of a 2017 History in Progress Award. Inaugural…


StEPs Spotlight: The Lillian E. Jones Museum

Exciting changes are happening at the nearly 1,000 organizations taking part in…


Welcome to #NightmareAtTheMuseum Week

A policy a day keeps the chaos away. Does your organization have policies and…


Crowdsourcing Transcription and Creating Community

Are you seeking a way to involve community members and schools and, as a bonus,…


Out of Storage and into the Classroom: Enriching the Curriculum with a Campus Archive

Naomi Niemann (Class of 2019) shares her work digitizing and transcribing an…