Category Archives: eac-cpf

Archives Portal Europe Country Managers’ Meeting, 30 Nov 2016

This is a report of a meeting of the Archives Portal Europe Country Managers’ in Slovakia, 30 November 2016, with some comments and views from the UK and Archives Hub perspective. Context The APE Foundation (APEF), which was created following … Continue reading

Posted in Archives Portal Europe, eac-cpf, europeana, open data, Uncategorized | 1 Comment

From Ivory Tower to People Power

Here is a presentation I gave at ELAG 2015 to introduce our innovation project, Exploring British Design. The presentation is entitled ‘From Ivory Tower to People Power‘ (You Tube link) and emphasises the collaborative nature of the project and the … Continue reading

Posted in eac-cpf, exploring british design, name authorities, researcher experience, student experience | Comments Off on From Ivory Tower to People Power

Connecting through defining people and relationships

If, as a researcher, you search for ‘Jane Drew’, the celebrated architect and town planner, on the Archives Hub, amongst other things, you might discover a single item, “Letter from Jane B Drew to John and Myfanwy Piper”, a letter … Continue reading

Posted in cataloguing, descriptive data, eac-cpf, exploring british design, indexing, linked data, name authorities, researchers, Uncategorized | 1 Comment

UKAD Forum

Weds 2nd March was the inaugural event of the UK Archives Discovery Network – better known as UKAD.  Held at the National Archives, the UKAD Forum was a chance for archive practitioners to get together, share ideas, and hear about … Continue reading

Posted in community, eac-cpf, events, linked data, ukad, user participation | Tagged , | Comments Off on UKAD Forum