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A Profession Waiting to Be Discovered

THE RESTORATION OF GRAPHIC DOCUMENTS, in archives, libraries, and other cultural institutions... While it may not be a new profession in great need of “discovery,” the subject of restoration having been broached on several occasions by Archivoz. Given the link between this profession and that of archives and libraries, it could not be otherwise. On occasion, restoration is linked to conservation and preservation, but restoration in itself is an action that becomes necessary when these other...

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“Not being an archivist, nor an academic, however I learned how important it was to preserve those memories.” Interview with Juan delGado, director and funder of Qisetna (part two)
“Not being an archivist, nor an academic, however I learned how important it was to preserve those memories.” Interview with Juan delGado, director and funder of Qisetna (part two)

“Not being an archivist, nor an academic, however I learned how important it was to preserve those memories.” Interview with Juan delGado, director and funder of Qisetna (part two)

The interview is organised in two parts. The first explores the origins of the project and what it covers. The second considers the future of Qisetna and some archival questions. (Archivoz) What language barriers does the project face? (Juan) When we started, our...

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“I realised the tremendous relevance of making visible the experiences of people” Interview with Juan delGado, director and funder of Qisetna (part one)

“I realised the tremendous relevance of making visible the experiences of people” Interview with Juan delGado, director and funder of Qisetna (part one)

Today, we have an atypical interview, not with an archivist or anyone related to our sector, but with Juan delGado, a director and founder of a project called Qisetna. Here he explores Qisetna, an online platform aiming to preserve the cultural identity of Syrians...

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The Ava Helen and Linus Pauling Papers at Oregon State University: A Short History
The Ava Helen and Linus Pauling Papers at Oregon State University: A Short History

The Ava Helen and Linus Pauling Papers at Oregon State University: A Short History

On April 18, 1986, Dr. Linus Pauling (1901-1994), a world historical figure and the only winner of two unshared Nobel Prizes, formally announced his intention to donate his papers, along with those of his wife, to Oregon State University, his undergraduate alma...

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“Central to our mission is the encouragement of a deeper understanding of Melbourne’s modern design history”: Interview with RMIT Design Archives

“Central to our mission is the encouragement of a deeper understanding of Melbourne’s modern design history”: Interview with RMIT Design Archives

The RMIT Design Archives is based at RMIT University in Melbourne Australia. Its collection focuses on post-war Melbourne architecture and design and represents multiple design disciplines—providing a valuable resource to support design research and practice....

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“Freedom of access can be hindered in many ways, and as librarians we should be working to break down these barriers to access in every possible way”: Interview with Laurie Bridges, Instruction and Outreach Librarian at Oregon State University’s Valley Library
“Freedom of access can be hindered in many ways, and as librarians we should be working to break down these barriers to access in every possible way”: Interview with Laurie Bridges, Instruction and Outreach Librarian at Oregon State University’s Valley Library

“Freedom of access can be hindered in many ways, and as librarians we should be working to break down these barriers to access in every possible way”: Interview with Laurie Bridges, Instruction and Outreach Librarian at Oregon State University’s Valley Library

Laurie Bridges is an Instruction and Outreach Librarian at Oregon State University’s Valley Library, where she acts as liaison to International Programs and Liberal Arts. She speaks with us about freedom of access to information and its relation to freedom of...

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Archivoz’s newsroom closes for holidays until the 19th of August

Archivoz’s newsroom closes for holidays until the 19th of August

During the last months, Archivoz has been settled down as a divulgation channel specialised in archives and records management. All of this has been possible, mostly due to the people following and reading us from all around the world. During last year, we created...

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“With Map Warper we can turn pixels into real geographic information”: Interview with Asa Letourneau, at Public Record Office Victoria
“With Map Warper we can turn pixels into real geographic information”: Interview with Asa Letourneau, at Public Record Office Victoria

“With Map Warper we can turn pixels into real geographic information”: Interview with Asa Letourneau, at Public Record Office Victoria

Asa Letourneau is an Online Engagement Officer at Public Record Office Victoria (PROV)—the State Government Archives of Victoria, Australia. He specialises in creatively using technology to encourage user engagement and promote archival collections. Recently, Asa...

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Blockchain, cryptocurrencies and digital assets: is this the end of the cash as we know it?

Blockchain, cryptocurrencies and digital assets: is this the end of the cash as we know it?

In a constant digital transformation environment, it's mandatory for governments, economies, central banks and financial institutions to stay at the vanguard of the state-of-the-art trends and technologies emerging in this changing world. Also, due to inefficiency,...

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Galleries, libraries, archives, museums and records: an introduction to Australian GLAM/R (part two)
Galleries, libraries, archives, museums and records: an introduction to Australian GLAM/R (part two)

Galleries, libraries, archives, museums and records: an introduction to Australian GLAM/R (part two)

Welcome to part two of the conversation about GLAM/R (galleries, libraries, archives, museums and recordkeeping institutions) in Australia. For those just joining us, GLAM/R is an acronym which has made its way into the vernacular of professionals from galleries,...

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Galleries, libraries, archives, museums and records: an introduction to Australian GLAM/R (part one)

Galleries, libraries, archives, museums and records: an introduction to Australian GLAM/R (part one)

There is a clear intersection and cross over in the work of cultural institutions like galleries, libraries, archives, museums and even recordkeeping institutions. Over the last decade in Australia, an acronym has made its way into the sectors’ vernacular to refer...

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A Blockchain For Archives: Trust Through Technology

A Blockchain For Archives: Trust Through Technology

At a time when the fragility and vulnerability of digital records are increasingly evident, maintaining the trustworthiness of public archives is more important than ever. Video and sound recordings can be manipulated to put words into mouths of people who never...

Sobre Archivoz

Archivoz es una revista digital gratuita, de alcance internacional y de carácter divulgativo sobre archivística y gestión documental. Nació en junio de 2017 como un proyecto colaborativo y voluntario de edición de contenidos de mano de un equipo de profesionales de todo el mundo.

El objetivo de la revista consiste en crear un medio de difusión sobre este área del conocimiento para difundir noticias, avances de interés, experiencias y buenas prácticas para lectores interesados en ámbito de los archivos y de la gestión de la información.

Cómo trabaja Archivoz

El equipo editorial de Archivoz analiza el entorno a nivel mundial para publicar entrevistas o artículos de de interés. También recoge propuestas directas de los lectores que a través del formulario al efecto pueden sugerir temáticas concretas.

La revista cuenta con espacios específicos para la difusión de proyectos o actividades promovidas por instituciones (archivos, museos, bibliotecas, etc.). Se puede contactar con el equipo de relaciones institucionales desde el correo:

Archivoz y SEDIC

Con el tiempo, la revista se ha convertido en un medio divulgativo de gran alcance dentro del sector de los archivos desde el que se puede acceder a opiniones y experiencias de profesionales de todo el mundo, creando un espacio de colaboración internacional muy enriquecedor.

Desde noviembre de 2019, tras la firma del convenio de colaboración con la Sociedad Española de Documentación e Información Científica (SEDIC), la Revista Archivoz comenzó a ser editada en Madrid por SEDIC. Sin embargo, el equipo directivo, el de edición, el funcionamiento y el espíritu colaborativo de la revista se mantienen inalterados.

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