Category Archives: Publications

Second Call for Papers – Archives and Records journal – special issue on ‘Archives and Museums’, spring 2018

 The traditional boundaries of the archival and curatorial professions are today beginning to crumble as archivists and curators increasingly become responsible for all aspects of heritage, be it textual, visual, cultural, built or material heritage. Both professions are currently debating … Continue reading

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Authors & their Papers

A message from David Sutton, Chair of GLAM: Authors and their Papers has reached this, its latest form, in a pleasingly collaborative way.  The absence of such a document, especially for literary authors, became a theme for discussion during the … Continue reading

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Cataloguing Creativity – papers now available

Thanks to everyone who made our symposium on cataloguing literary archives such a success last month. For those who weren’t able to make it, a number of the papers are now available (on the Minutes & Papers section of the website). … Continue reading

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The Special Collections Handbook

This new title by GLAM member Alison Cullingford has recently been published by Facet. Intended as a no-nonsense guide for special collections librarians, the handbook contains chapters on legal issues, preservation, cataloguing, marketing and social media, fundraising and advocacy, acquisition … Continue reading

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Macmillan Archive looks back on 150 years of The Golden Treasury

Francis Turner Palgrave’s The Golden Treasury was originally published in 1861 and has been the standard anthology of poetry for over 100 years. The Golden Treasury series helped to popularise Wordsworth and other romantic poets and is a set text … Continue reading

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