With an infinite number of resources online, it can be overwhelming finding the perfect website for searching through media archives. Here are 6 sites that you’ll want to bookmark to broaden the range of your research.
We salute Jason Curtis, a librarian in rural England who created his own museum that any archivist or librarian will appreciate, because it’s dedicated to obsolete media. The collection currently includes over 500 formats, and as he says in the article, “The more I collect, the more formats or variations of formats I discover.”
As business partner to the Mile High ALA Chapter (Association of Legal Administrators), LAC Group participated in the group’s 2018 Business Partner Expo, held August 16 at the Ritz Carlton hotel in downtown Denver, Colorado. This year’s theme, Bet on your future with the MHC, was modeled on the Kentucky Derby, inspiring a variety of Derby costumes and decorations.
Library of Congress: Memorial to Aretha Franklin, whose 1967 recording of the song “Respect” was among the first songs inducted into the Library’s National Recording Registry
Speaking of Library of Congress, Amanda Ros, LAC Group employee and cataloger for the Library’s CIP E-book program, had what she described as a “major fangirl moment” when she met Librarian of Congress Carla Hayden earlier this summer.