New OCLC Research Video, "Archival Collections Assessment"

 
This two-minute video on the OCLC Research YouTube Channel features senior program officer Merrilee Proffitt summarizing the recent OCLC Research report, "Taking Stock and Making Hay: Archival Collections Assessment."

Merrilee Proffitt coauthored the report with Martha O'Hara Conway of the University of Michigan. The report encourages the development of a community of practice and identifies projects and methodologies that can serve as models for librarians, archivists and others who undertake archival collections assessment.

More Information

Watch the "Archival Collections Assessment" video on the OCLC Research YouTube Channel
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8XByX_WWFPE

Subscribe to the OCLC Research YouTube Channel
http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=oclcresearch

Read the report, Taking Stock and Making Hay: Archival Collections Assessment
http://www.oclc.org/research/publications/library/2011/2011-07r.htm

For more information:

Dennis Massie
Program Officer
OCLC Research
massied@oclc.org
+1-650-287-2132

Melissa Renspie
Senior Communications Officer
OCLC Research
renspiem@oclc.org
+1-614-761-5231

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