Posts Tagged: archivist

A British Archivist Abroad – Sandra Blake

Fed up with the British weather? Ever thought about working overseas? Unsure of how to apply your education abroad and get your first foreign job? Well, Sandra Blake did just that and is now living the dream in sunny Malta! Here, she explains how she made her dream a reality.

A British Archivist Abroad – Sandra Blake

Fed up with the British weather? Ever thought about working overseas? Unsure of how to apply your education abroad and get your first foreign job? Well, Sandra Blake did just that and is now living the dream in sunny Malta! Here, she explains how she made her dream a reality.

How I Started

How I Started – Dawn Sinclair

Information professionals recount their early career experiences. This time: Dawn Sinclair, Archivist for HarperCollins Having completed my Undergraduate degree in German and Russian, I was unsure where I wanted my future to lie. After much contemplation, I remembered a childhood ambition

How I Started

How I Started – Dawn Sinclair

Information professionals recount their early career experiences. This time: Dawn Sinclair, Archivist for HarperCollins Having completed my Undergraduate degree in German and Russian, I was unsure where I wanted my future to lie. After much contemplation, I remembered a childhood ambition

Social Networking

Social Networking

Our first anonymously contributed article, taking a look at social networking for archivists and archives. The value of social networking in promoting archives to the wider world is debatable. Some have bemoaned the ‘echo chamber’ that many official archive social

Social Networking

Social Networking

Our first anonymously contributed article, taking a look at social networking for archivists and archives. The value of social networking in promoting archives to the wider world is debatable. Some have bemoaned the ‘echo chamber’ that many official archive social

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New professionals, new blog, new opportunities

As a first time writer for Off the Record, I guess I should start by saying a little bit about how I got here – put this record in context, as us archivists like to do! I graduated with a

sunflower

New professionals, new blog, new opportunities

As a first time writer for Off the Record, I guess I should start by saying a little bit about how I got here – put this record in context, as us archivists like to do! I graduated with a