Mobile Libraries: Culture on the Go

Unwritten Record

National Bookmobile Day is April 22, part of National Library Week (April 19-25). . A library is a place that stores information, a place where people from all walks of life have the opportunity to obtain textual and audiovisual material for education, entertainment, and enlightenment. But sometimes a patron is unable to access a library due to limitations of location or distance. What better solution to this problem than to implement a mobile library?

Archive-It Partner News, January 2021


New opportunity for public libraries. We’re inviting 150+ more public libraries to join the Community Webs cohort of web archiving partners. Mercer University Law School Library. Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry. by the Archive-It team.


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Unwrapping the Archives

The Texas Record

While that is an interesting popular image, the archives and archivists here at the Texas State Library and Archives Commission (TSLAC) are the protectors of documented history. Archives and Information Services Division, Texas State Library and Archives Commission.

CILIP?s first Thai accreditation at Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok


CILIP is delighted to announce that two courses at Chulalongkorn (Chula) University have been awarded CILIP accreditation, recognising that they provide solid preparation for professional practice and a suitable base for anybody entering the library, information and knowledge management professions. It is the oldest institute of higher education in Thailand and has been ranked number 1 for the last seven years. CILIP?s s first Thai accreditation at Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok.

Calculating the Benefits of the Advanced Encryption Standard

Schneier on Security

The economic sectors represented by ten or more survey respondents include the following: agriculture; construction; manufacturing; retail trade; transportation and warehousing; information; real estate rental and leasing; professional, scientific, and technical services; management services; waste management; educational services; and arts and entertainment.

SAA Austin Recap #2! Acquisitions & Appraisal & Electronic Records Section Joint Section Meeting!

The Schedule

The first presentation of the meeting came from Christian Kelleher, Head of Special Collections at the University of Houston Libraries and was titled “Advocating for Appraisal.” The tools that Waugh and Venlet covered are open source; Cat Lea Holbrook, Archivist at the Schlesinger Library spoke about FTK, a paid program that has some functions similar to those in the other tools as well as functions that go beyond. Author: Scott Kirycki.

Stock Footage Spotlight: Historically Black Colleges and Universities in WWII

Unwritten Record

In order to support its film production operations, the USIA maintained a library of stock footage, which could be quickly pulled and cut into its film projects. That library of stock shots is now held in the USIA record group at the National Archives and Records Administration. The library contains footage and outtakes from a number of films produced during the New Deal and World War II. Prairie View students study agriculture and learn to forge machine parts and tools.

One of the County’s Earliest African-American Radio Programs on WNYC 1929-1930

Archives Blogs

Library of Congress). NYWTS Collection Library of Congress). NAACP Director of Branches Robert Bagnall (Library of Congress). Department of Agriculture, where he was involved with research related to black farmers. Library of Congress). February 5, 1930 – William Hubert on “Some Trends in Education” February 12, 1930 – Robert W. Carl Van Vecten/Library of Congress). Library of Congress).

IDEA 2008


The “IDEA Conference&# :[link] took place in Chicago on October 7-9 at the Harold Washington Library Center. The Park will be a living extension of the museum’s exhibits and the first step in an educational trail that will encourage visitors to explore Panama’s rich natural resources. The speakers pushed the boundaries of what it means to design complex information spaces of all kinds. We can all expand our practice by absorbing their experiences and ideas.