When told about the importance of cultural awareness in GLAM institutions I recently heard a senior GLAM professional say: ‘Why did no one tell me about this?!’ via GIPHY Let’s not be this person.
Is Your Collecting Institution Culturally Appropriate? Probably not.
Ever thought of starting a blog? Here are 5 signs that you should. … Read More 5 Signs You Should Start a Blog
Why do volunteers choose to contribute thousands of unpaid hours per week to Australian archives? This paper presents the results of a nationwide web survey that provides insight into the demographics, motivations, and experiences of volunteers in Australian archives.… Read More Volunteers in Australian Archives
Being a new archival professional is terrifying. You are scared of stepping on toes, of being viewed as competition, of making a fool of yourself. Often this means that we hesitate to step out of our comfort zones.
Unless of course, you make a pact with a colleague…… Read More 2016: The Pact that Proves the Value of New Professionals