How to Choose an Object Name for Cataloging an Abstract of Title

Lynne Sylvester of the Winter Garden Heritage Foundation in Florida has posed…


Should We Create the Same Digital Archives for Different Audiences?

As a part-time history Ph.D. student embarking on my dissertation (while…


So Many Terms in So Many Fields: Where to put your terms in PastPerfect 5

If you are using PastPerfect 5 to catalog your museum collections, you might be…


Tagging YSL + Halston: What Museums Can Learn from Hashtags

In the spring of 2014, I responded to a call for book proposals for the AASLH…


“Error” Is Not an Accepted Term

One of the great benefits of Nomenclature 4.0 is that it corrects the errors…


Art & Tractors: Creating an Environment of Excellence

Deere & Company is fortunate to have a robust art collection. Though the…


Classifying and Naming Digital Objects with Nomenclature 4.0

Nomenclature 4.0 can be used to catalog digital objects.  It allows museums to…


Coins, Coins Everywhere!

For some reason, and I still can't figure out why I did this, I made the…


Basics of Archives

The newly revised Basics of Archives online course is designed to give…