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User-generated tips, tools, and shared strategies for using CollectiveAccess

Tag: Cataloging

user interviews

Seven Questions for: Bonnie Gordon, Interference Archive

This interview with Bonnie Gordon, volunteer at Interference Archive, is part of an ongoing series of interviews with CollectiveAccess users. Bonnie has volunteered at Interference Archive since 2013 and is involved in the Cataloging, Administration, and Born Digital Working Groups. She received her MA in Archives and Public History from NYU and works as Assistant […]

guides and workflows

Interference Archive’s Guide to Cataloging with CollectiveAccess

Volunteers at Interference Archives collectively created a wiki to document their cataloging workflow. Read the guide here: https://catalog.interferencearchive.org/issues/wiki/CA-Process-for-IAcatalogers

guides and workflows

Cataloger’s Manual from the Archives of La MaMa Experimental Theatre Club

Read the manual here: http://collectiveaccesscommunity.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/2016-LaMaMa_CA-Manual-5.pdf

quick tips

Cataloging Tips: Object Records

Here, two catalogers from La MaMa Archives present some observations about creating object records in our Collective Access instance.  This is not meant to be an exhaustive treatment of cataloging in CA, just some notes drawn from two catalogers’ experiences. TIPS Changing Record Types The FAQ section of the official Collective Access documentation wiki contains an unanswered question under Managing Metadata: Can […]