20 Feb 2018

Acquisition & Accessioning Interview: Brian Wilson: Digital Access & Preservation Archivist, The Henry Ford

By |2018-02-21T09:00:29+00:0020 Februar 2018|Interview, Video|

Acquisition & Accessioning Interview: Brian Wilson, Digital Access & Preservation Archivist, The Henry Ford Brian discusses a recent large archival accession at The Henry Ford. He shares the biggest challenges of the project, [...]

12 Sep 2017

Discussing change: „You’re doing it wrong“ and 3 other “helpful” comments

By |2017-10-17T20:38:15+00:0012 September 2017|Blog-Beitrag|

When examining efficiency and workflow, it’s important to ask for feedback about a proposed change. Understanding the perspective we all bring to the table is critical to evaluating how and why we make certain [...]

26 Jul 2017

Will a home-grown Collections Management System really save you money?

By |2017-07-26T08:08:14+00:0026 Juli 2017|Blog-Beitrag|

  Seven mistakes to avoid when evaluating a build-your-own vs ready-made Collections Management System (CMS) Over the last 30 years we've seen numerous institutions seek to save on costs by building their own CMS only to [...]

6 Jun 2017

Collections Move Interview: Malcolm Chapman, Head of Collections Management, The Hunterian

By |2017-06-07T07:56:59+00:006 Juni 2017|Interview, Video|

Malcolm discusses The Hunterian's project to relocate collections to a multi-purpose storage and teaching facility. The aims of the move are to increase teaching and research use of the museum's collections and to improve [...]

20 Sep 2016

Laying the Groundwork for Successful Database Projects

By |2017-05-08T05:38:15+00:0020 September 2016|Blog-Beitrag|

Ensuring the success of complex collections database projects Axiell users are no strangers to ambitious projects. With 3400+ sites and 7,000,000 million records in Axiell systems, we often have the opportunity to partner with our [...]