20 Feb 2018

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

By |2018-02-20T16:30:03+00:0020 February 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, [...]

5 Jul 2017

IF (digitisation, culture) INSERT ‘AND’ instead of ‘VERSUS’

By |2017-07-07T14:13:48+00:005 July 2017|Blog Post|

The Oxford English Dictionary defines digitisation as the conversation of text, pictures or sound into a digital form that can be processed by a computer. The word refers to a process of transforming something that’s analogue [...]

6 Jun 2017

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

By |2017-06-06T23:33:42+00:006 June 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 [...]

23 May 2017

Collections Move Interview: Adrian Hine, Digitisation Manager, Science Museum Group

By |2018-08-30T13:58:29+00:0023 May 2017|Interview, Video|

The Science Museum Group is moving 320,000 objects from their current location to a customised storage facility. Adrian Hine discusses challenges faced and how these are being tackled. He touches on innovative hazard management workflows and location [...]