We are what we delete

Categories: Archives

Hi, internet. It’s been 13 months since I last posted here. I spent some of the weekend dusting off my dashboard and making inconsequential tweaks to the site layout and design. In the middle of the tidy up, I came across this tweet: Yes, friends, I’m afraid it’s true. We are what we delete. Nein … Read More

Leveling up my tech skills in 2018

Categories: GLAM Blog Club

Just over a year ago, in October 2016, I was stoked to enjoy my very first on-the-company-dollar conference experience. That this experience coincided with my 30th birthday was a kind of professional poetry, I thought: crossing the threshold of a new decade and seeing my move to a new career beginning to pay off at … Read More

Maintaining the engage(ment)

Categories: Archives

Welcome, dear reader, to this, the inaugural post on a little blog about archives. It’s January, so the timing is right for new beginnings. My name is Elise, and I’m a new archivist. I first set foot in an archives during my undergraduate years, when I happened to get a job as a shop girl … Read More