Archival History: Bibliography Released and Twitter Account Debuted This spring SAA’s Archival History Roundtable released a thirty-five-page “Bibliography of Archival History” on its microsite (http://www2.archivists.org/groups/archival-history-roundtable/bibliography-of-archival-history-now-available) and established a new Twitter account devoted to broadening awareness of archival history (https://twitter.com/archivalhistory). The bibliography offers a growing list of more than 400 entries, including references to 129 books and 268 journal articles related to both the history of archives as a profession and the history of individual institutions, leaders, and trends within the profession. Some 66 percent of the journal articles are freely accessible online through links included in the bibliography. Divided chronologically into archival developments before and after the watershed publication in 1898 of Muller, Feith, and Fruin’s Manual for the Arrangement and Description of Archives, the entries nevertheless remain current, with more than a quarter of the books and articles published within the last fifteen years. The bibliography provides practicing archivists, students, and educators with important historical stories and contexts that reveal the deep roots of our modern endeavors. The Twitter account presents annual milestones in archival history, including anniversaries of noted archivists and archival institutions.
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