It’s Friday and it is pouring rain outside. I figure the weather calls for some public history cheer.
- The #whatshouldwecallarchives Tumblr feed is fantastic. It animates and pokes fun at a lot of common archival problems and concerns.
- A college of mine recently spoke on CBC radio’s Points North program about the work the Shingwauk Residential Schools Centre is doing. The interview focuses mainly on the creation of a cybermap and the role of the Centre in preserving Residential School history.
- The North Carolina Records Management Blog recently posted a great post on three simple record keeping tips that can help start a more comprehensive records management program.
- Library robots. The bookbot automated delivery system at the James B. Hunt Jr. Library.