2013: The ArchiveGrid Year in Review

Starting 2013 with nearly 1.8 million descriptions in ArchiveGrid inspired us to declare that our first database update of the year “rocked,” a playful nod to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame for being one of the new contributors included. What the small but mighty ArchiveGrid ensemble would find out as the year progressed … Continue reading 2013: The ArchiveGrid Year in Review

OCLC Research bids “dag” to our intern, Marc Bron

Today is Queen’s Day in the Netherlands and its new king, Willem-Alexander, was welcomed. While today signified a new beginning for the country where our intern, Marc Bron, comes from, it also signified the end of Marc’s three-month internship at OCLC Research in San Mateo, Calif. Marc started today early by watching live coverage of … Continue reading OCLC Research bids “dag” to our intern, Marc Bron

ArchiveGrid springs forward at Society of California Archivists conference

(People pictured above: Merrilee Proffitt, Bruce Washburn) Don’t let these frustratingly tiny mobile image uploads fool you. They tell the story of a big week we just wrapped up at OCLC Reseach. While eggs laid by Canadian geese outside OCLC Research’s San Mateo, Calif., offices hatched, we geared up for the annual Society of California … Continue reading ArchiveGrid springs forward at Society of California Archivists conference