Archives

Archival Futures   Archival Futures
Edited by Caroline Brown

This new book draws on the contributions of a range of international experts to discuss the archival landscape over the past 20–30 years. Firmly rooted in past and current scholarship, Archival Futures offers . . .

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Archives and Recordkeeping   Archives and Recordkeeping
Theory into practice

Edited by Caroline Brown

This groundbreaking text demystifies archival and recordkeeping theory and its role in modern day practice. The book's great strength is in articulating some of the core principles and issues that . . .

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Archives, 2nd edition   Archives, 2nd edition
Principles and practices

Laura A. Millar

A newly revised edition of the 2011 Society of American Archivists' Waldo Gifford Leland Award winner.  This new and extensively revised second edition offers an international perspective . . .

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Archiving Websites   Archiving Websites
A practical guide for information management professionals

Adrian Brown

This important book is the first to offer practical guidance to information management professionals seeking to implement web archiving programmes of their own. It is essential reading for those who need . . .

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Community Archives   Community Archives
The shaping of memory

Edited by Jeannette A. Bastian and Ben Alexander

How do archives and other cultural institutions such as museums determine the boundaries of a particular community, and of their own institutional reach, in constructing effective strategies and methodologies . . .

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Copyright for Archivists and Records Managers, 5th edition   Copyright for Archivists and Records Managers, 5th edition
Tim Padfield

As an archivist or records manager it is essential to keep up to date with the complexities of copyright legislation, and Copyright for Archivists and Records Managers will prove an invaluable tool in . . .

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Delivering Impact with Digital Resources   Delivering Impact with Digital Resources
Planning your strategy in the attention economy

Simon Tanner

This book provides practical guidance for delivering and sustaining value and impact from digital content. Our digital presence has the power to change lives and life opportunities. We must understand . . .

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Developing and Maintaining Practical Archives, 3rd edition   Developing and Maintaining Practical Archives, 3rd edition
A how-to-do-it manual for librarians

Gregory S Hunter

Since its original publication, Hunter’s manual has been “not only a rich and ready reference tool but also a practical resource for solving problems” (Catholic Library World), and no . . .

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Digital Archives   Digital Archives
Management, access and use

Edited by Milena Dobreva and Gabriella Ivacs

This landmark edited collection offers a wide-ranging overview of how rapid technological changes and the push for providing wide access to digitized cultural heritage holdings are changing the landscape . . .

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Emergency Planning and Response for Libraries, Archives and Museums   Emergency Planning and Response for Libraries, Archives and Museums
Emma Dadson

Are you prepared?   Whether you work with a special collection in a local archive or museum, in a large national library or managing records for a healthcare agency, an emergency plan is critical . . .

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Engaging with Records and Archives   Engaging with Records and Archives
Histories and theories

Edited by Fiorella Foscarini , Heather MacNeil , Bonnie Mak and Gillian Oliver

This collection provides a multifaceted response to today’s growing fascination with the idea of the archive and showcases the myriad ways in which archival ideas and practices are being engaged . . .

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Exploring Discovery   Exploring Discovery
The front door to your library’s licensed and digitized content

Edited by Kenneth J Varnum

In the context of libraries, “discovery” is the process of finding appropriate resources to meet an information need.  We are in a new age of discovery where technology has enabled today’s . . .

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Getting Resource Discovery Right for your User Community   Getting Resource Discovery Right for your User Community
Edited by Simon McLeish

Discovery is central to academic activities at all levels, and is a major focus for libraries and museums. This book will help its readers learn how to adapt in a fast changing area to continue to serve . . .

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Linked Data for Libraries, Archives and Museums   Linked Data for Libraries, Archives and Museums
How to clean, link and publish your metadata

Seth van Hooland and Ruben Verborgh

This highly practical handbook teaches you how to unlock the value of your existing metadata through cleaning, reconciliation, enrichment and linking and how to streamline the process of new metadata creation. Libraries, . . .

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Management Skills for Archivists and Records Managers   Management Skills for Archivists and Records Managers
Edited by Louise Ray and Melinda Haunton

This book introduces the range of management skills employed by records managers and archivists, and shows how they may be applied, adding value both in terms of personal professional development and in . . .

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Metadata for Information Management and Retrieval, 2nd edition   Metadata for Information Management and Retrieval, 2nd edition
Understanding metadata and its use

David Haynes

This new and updated second edition of a classic text provides a thought-provoking introduction to metadata for all library and information students and professionals. Metadata for Information Management . . .

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Open Licensing for Cultural Heritage   Open Licensing for Cultural Heritage
Gill Hamilton and Fred Saunderson

This practical and explanatory guide for library and cultural heritage professionals introduces and explains the use of open licences for content, data and metadata in libraries and other cultural heritage . . .

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Organizing Exhibitions   Organizing Exhibitions
A handbook for museums, libraries and archives

Freda Matassa

This ground-breaking book is the first to provide museum staff, librarians and archivists with practical guidance on creating and organizing successful exhibitions.    Drawing on international . . .

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Participatory Heritage   Participatory Heritage
Edited by Henriette Roued-Cunliffe and Andrea Copeland

This book demonstrates how heritage institutions can work with community-based heritage groups to build broader, more inclusive and culturally relevant collections. The internet as a platform . . .

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Preserving Archives, 2nd edition   Preserving Archives, 2nd edition
Helen Forde and Jonathan Rhys-Lewis

A brand new and fully updated edition of this seminal work on archival preservation. Access to archival material – the documentary heritage of people all over the world that gives them their identity . . .

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Preserving Our Heritage   Preserving Our Heritage
Perspectives from antiquity to the digital age

Edited by Michele V. Cloonan

2016 Society of American Archivsts' Preservation Publication Award Winner This book aims to introduce students and professionals to readings that will help them in their studies and their professional . . .

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Records, Information and Data   Records, Information and Data
Geoffrey Yeo

This dynamic book considers whether and how the management of records (and archives) differs from the management of information (and data). Can archives and records management still make a distinctive . . .

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The Complete Guide to Personal Digital Archiving   The Complete Guide to Personal Digital Archiving
Edited by Brianna H. Marshall

Everyone needs assistance and guidance on managing their personal digital information and library and information professionals are in a unique position to help. This book will help them pass on critical . . .

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The Facet Archival Studies Collection   The Facet Archival Studies Collection

This Collection contains the following books: The Silence of the Archive by Valerie Johnson, Simon Fowler and David Thomas Engaging with Archives and Records: Histories and theories edited by Fiorella . . .

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The Facet Archive Management Collection   The Facet Archive Management Collection

This Collection contains the following books: Management Skills for Archivists and Records Managers edited by Louise Ray and Melinda Haunton Copyright for Archivists and Records Managers, 5th edition . . .

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The Facet Preservation Collection 2   The Facet Preservation Collection 2

The Facet Preservation Collection 2 contains eight books written by leading academics and practitioners containing cutting-edge information and practical guidance on preservation for libraries, archives . . .

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The Facet Rare Books Librarianship Collection   The Facet Rare Books Librarianship Collection

This Collection contains the following books: The Special Collections Handbook, 2nd edition by Alison Cullingford Rare Books and Special Collections by Sidney E Berger Directory of . . .

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The Facet Records Management Collection   The Facet Records Management Collection

This Collection contains the following books: Managing Records: A handbook of principles and practice by Elizabeth Shepherd and Geoffrey Yeo Records Management and Information Culture: Tackling . . .

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The Future of Archives and Recordkeeping   The Future of Archives and Recordkeeping
A reader

Edited by Jennie Hill

The way in which we view the nature of archives and the role of the archivist has changed significantly in the last few decades. With increasing interest from outside of the profession, the idea of archives . . .

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The No-nonsense Guide to Archives and Recordkeeping   The No-nonsense Guide to Archives and Recordkeeping
Margaret Crockett

This practical how-to-do-it guide is ideal for professionals involved in the management of archives and records, especially if they are just starting out or without formal training. The book covers . . .

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The No-Nonsense Guide to Born Digital Content   The No-Nonsense Guide to Born Digital Content
Heather Ryan and Walker Sampson

This book offers a comprehensive, entry-level guide that focuses explicitly on how to collect and manage born-digital content for ‘boots on the ground’ practitioners. Libraries and archives . . .

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The Silence of the Archive   The Silence of the Archive
David Thomas, Simon Fowler and Valerie Johnson

Foreword by Anne J Gilliland, University of California Evaluating archives in a post-truth society. In recent years big data initiatives, not to mention Hollywood, the video game industry and . . .

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Valuing Your Collection   Valuing Your Collection
A practical guide for museums, libraries and archives

Freda Matassa

This book addresses the issue of valuing objects in cultural collections, ranging from high-value to low or no-value and featuring a range of collections including fine art, archives, science . . .

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