Posts Tagged ‘digitization’

Helpful flowcharts for archivists in a pandemic

March 27, 2020

Some of my favorite archives flowcharts don’t quite apply during a pandemic emergency. Here, I updated them for you!

Do I need to wear gloves in the archives during a pandemic? Close your archives, and save those gloves for the people who really need them.

Do I need to wear gloves in the archives during a pandemic? Close your archives, and save those gloves for the people who really need them.

Do I need to wear gloves in the archives? A helpful flow chart

Do you need an archives intern during a pandemic? This one is barely a flowchart. Pay your interns and send them home.

Do you need an archives intern during a pandemic? This one is barely a flowchart. Pay your interns and send them home.

Do you need an archives intern? A helpful flow chart

Will digitization solve my problem during a pandemic? Not if you have people doing the digitizing! Use your time at home to plan for making your future digitization better.

Will digitization solve my problem during a pandemic? Not if you have people doing the digitizing! Use your time at home to plan for making your future digitization better.

Will digitization solve my problem? A helpful flow chart

Will digitization solve my problem? A helpful flow chart

March 7, 2014
I'm not even sure how to describe this except to say that whatever your problem is, digitization probably won't solve it.

I’m not even sure how to describe this except to say that whatever your problem is, digitization probably won’t solve it.

Master and access copies of thanks to @herodotusjr, @kellyannewithe, and @krispymerryman for their assistance!