AHA Member Spotlight: Anne Rothfeld
Matthew Keough | May 15, 2019Anne Rothfeld is a historian/archivist in the federal government.
Seth Denbo | May 7, 2019Web archives often contain so much data that historians must develop new technical skills and knowledge in order to use them.
See No Evil
Ann McGrath | Mar 4, 2019An Australian archive removed “Aboriginal” from its records to avoid offense. What are we to make of this erasure?
Grant of the Week: 2019 J. Franklin Jameson Archival Advocacy Award
Zoë Jackson | Jan 31, 2019The Society of American Archivists is accepting nominations for the 2019 J. Franklin Jameson Archival Advocacy Award.
The Degradation of History
Victor Medina Del Toro | Dec 13, 2018Concern for the state of archives should not require spectacular events like fire or armed conflict.
AHA Member Spotlight: Mary Robertson
Matthew Keough | Nov 27, 2018Mary Robertson is the retired curator of medieval and British historical manuscripts at the Huntington Library.
Cataloging Black Knowledge
Zita Cristina Nunes | Nov 20, 2018A “bibliomaniac” forged an alternative to Eurocentric library classifications.
Kritika Agarwal | Oct 22, 2018Inside the movement to preserve objects and testimony from mass shootings and other public tragedies.
The Mystery of the Commandant’s Writing
Trudy Harrington Becker | Oct 15, 2018Online transcription projects are a dime a dozen. But deciphering one soldier’s undigitized letters proved magical to these freshmen.