User Insights: Organizing an ArchivesSpace Training for Smaller Institutions

May 31, 2018By Christine KimUser Insights No Comments

Contributed by: Adrienne Harling, Archivist, San Francisco Symphony As ArchivesSpace is now the industry standard for Archival collection management and finding aid generation, organizations of all sizes are looking to adopt it. To do this successfully, it is ideal to get in-person training as well as membership access to the wealth of self-help instructional materials … Read More

User Insights: Transitioning to ArchivesSpace: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

January 11, 2018By Christine KimUser Insights No Comments

Contributed by: Amber J. D’Ambrosio, Processing Archivist & Records Manager, Willamette University Willamette University Archives and Special Collections migrated to ArchivesSpace (AS) in early 2016, not long after I assumed the position of Processing Archivist & Records Manager. I had herded my previous institution into AS from Archivists’ Toolkit (AT), and I felt comfortable working … Read More

User Insights: Using and Testing the ArchivesSpace PUI

December 13, 2017By Christine KimUser Insights No Comments

Contributed by: Annie Benefiel, Archivist for Collection Management, Grand Valley State University. This is a follow-up to a webinar on the public user interface on October 26. The Special Collections & University Archives at Grand Valley State University adopted ArchivesSpace as its primary collection management and finding aid discovery platform for archival and manuscript collections in … Read More