The question all Archivists get is

The question all Archivists get is…

Carleen Dekarski Managing archives

So are you like a Librarian? If you are an archivist already then this question will not surprise you. Often, to avoid a drawn out conversation, my family will simply say yes, much to my dismay. I would imagine also, to the dismay of librarians. Each have important, yet vastly …

Where do I start with my archive?

Where do I start with my archive?

Carleen Dekarski Theory in action

“I have a bunch of old newspapers, letters, photos, scrapbooks, minute books and just generally “old stuff”, what should I do with it?  Where do I start? Do I need to set up an archive?” First off, just because it is “old stuff” this does not necessarily mean it has …