Category Archives: Research Methods

Communicating Resources to Researchers – Options suggested during session

Firstly, thanks to those Campers who came to my roughly planned session and who gave such great input. Although the purpose of the session was to talk about this issue across the GLAM sector as a whole, we used Archives … Continue reading

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TALK: Communicating Resources to Researchers

Many institutions have a backlog of “items” in their holdings that are not currently discoverable/accessible in their online finding aid(s). Most institutions are actively working on rectifying this, as funding, staffing, etc., allow. Currently if researchers want to know if … Continue reading

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TALK: Exchanging knowledge services for data

Background Data collection from human subjects is always a challenge. Now that everyone and their dog is on the internet, it has become possible to collect data online. Some researchers have investigated the feasibility of doing so and have concluded … Continue reading

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