$40 – $100

Introduction to ArchivesSpace

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Metropolitan New York Library Council

599 11th Ave

8th Floor

New York, NY 10036

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ArchivesSpace is an open source application for managing and providing web access to archives, manuscripts, and digital objects. Upon completing this full-day workshop, attendees will have been introduced to using ArchivesSpace to:

  • Create Accession records

  • Create Resource records

  • Create Digital Object records

  • Create and manage Agent and Subject records, and link them to Accession, Resource, and Digital Object records

  • Record and manage physical locations within a repository

  • Produce description output files in standardized data structures such as EAD and MARCXML

  • Import legacy data


Agenda:

  • Application overview

  • Getting started: repository and user records

  • Accession records

  • Resource Records

  • Break

  • Container management and locations

  • Digital Object records, with an emphasis on File Versions

  • Authority records -- agents, subjects, and classifications

  • Imports and exports

  • Participating in the ArchivesSpace community

  • Open discussion and extra practice time


What to bring:

  • A laptop

    • Or click here to borrow one of METRO's PC laptops for $5.00



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Metropolitan New York Library Council

599 11th Ave

8th Floor

New York, NY 10036

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