Blog about a lecture by Albert Sierra from the Catalan Cultural Heritage Agency about using new technologies to engage with the past.
Category: Archives & heritage
Posts about archives, and heritage management, and history
Anglo-Saxon Kingdoms: manuscript marvels at the British Library
In one of our very first sessions in Special Collections for the Records and Evidence course we were lucky to see a replica of the Domesday Book, created 1986-1992 (Sp Coll RF 446-451). But now for a measly £8 you can see the real thing!* It’s on show as the not-quite-finale of the Anglo-Saxon Kingdoms … Continue reading Anglo-Saxon Kingdoms: manuscript marvels at the British Library
Saving Culture: Heritage in Crisis Today
Lecture about how the Smithsonian works to save cultural heritage from earthquakes, floods, war and other disasters.
Delete? Are you sure?
Blog about how records can be lost, focused on the discovery of fragments of silent movies and the (almost) deletion of Toy Story 2.
From school pupils to college students: the story of two sisters reveals GSA partnerships
Blog post for The Glasgow School of Art Archives and Collections, about pre First World War students.
Discovering the surprising student stories
Blog for The Glasgow School of Art Archives and Collections about pre-First World War students.
Connecting the Paper Past and the Web Present
Blog about my work as a volunteer with the Scottish Women’s Aid archive at Glasgow Women’s Library.