Category Archives: ACA Domain 2

Bibliography for ACA Domain 2: Arrangement and Description

[from http://library.wustl.edu/units/spec/archives/ACA/archread2010schedule.html%5D *Roe, Kathleen D. Arranging and Describing Archives and Manuscripts, Archival Fundamentals Series II, Chicago: Society of American Archivists, 2005. OR Miller, Fredric M. Arranging and Describing Archives and Manuscripts, Archival Fundamentals Series, Chicago: Society of American Archivists, 1990. … Continue reading

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Arrangement – Definitions Compared

A bit of comparison on the definition of arrangement: SAA Glossary, as per David B. Gracy, II, Basic Manual Series (1977): Arrangement is the process and results of organizing archives, records, and manuscripts in accordance with accepted archival principles, particularly … Continue reading

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Inventory [definition]

As found on the SAA site, Richard Pearce-Moses on the definition of “inventory” (noun): 1. A list of things. 2. Description ยท A finding aid that includes, at a minimum, a list of the series in a collection. 3. Records … Continue reading

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