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Informatics for Small Research Collections:

Cataloging, Storage, and Retrieval

If you are a librarian or archivist, you already know all this stuff

Otherwise Read This Memo First!

Based on the collection at Political Research Associates


The PRA Library and Archive

History of the PRA Library and Archive

PRA's Complex Taxonomy for Studying US Right-Wing

Right-Wing Serials: A Selected List

The Physical Library

Cataloging Guidelines and Standards

Entering Books in the Library Database

Shelf End Signage (examples)

Row 1, Row 2, Row 3, Row 4, Row 5, Row 6, Row 7, Row 8, Row A

spine label form, Spine Label Ordering,

The Physical Archive

Filing Protocols

Naming Conventions for Archive Boxes

Climate Control Report

Charting Software

Databases

Abbreviations

Visual Design: Readability

Glossary

Working with Interns

Library Voltern Inquiry Letter

Library Intern Supervision

PRA Library Intern Projects

What an ED Needs to Know about Web Tech