The Next Word on Nomenclature at the AASLH Annual Meeting

“ "It’s only words, and words are all I have to catalog that thing.” Ancient…


Time Is Running Out

The clock is ticking. Do you have new terms or changes that you’d like to see…


I Remember When - Part 5

Integrating images into computerized catalog records? You’ve gotta be kidding!…


Postcards: Messages, Mediums and Materials

Last winter, I fielded a question from a colleague which spurred on some deep…


I Remember When - Part 4

Happiness is a Restorable Backup!   Image courtesy of the Computer History…


Souvenirs: How Nomenclature 3.0 Helped Make Sense of My Personal Collection

Carving from Chichen Itza When I was a graduate student in museum studies, my…


Military Awards: Medals and Ribbons

Working with a military focused collection can be a daunting task. Awards can…


Dear Mr. Nomenclature 3.0

Parade Headstall from Death Valley National Park (DEVA 18892)…


Overcoming “No Definition” Cataloging

RCA television, c. 1960Wisconsin Historical Society 1995.18.1 Television:  A…


Epilogue to "Betty’s Shoebox"

Note:  This post by Rosemary Campbell is an epilogue to a previous article in…