In recent conversation with a few archivists, they mentioned they were not familiar with RFPs. It wasn’t something I learned about during graduate school either. I learned about them during my DAS courses through SAA, although I can’t recall off hand which course it was in.1 An RFP is a Request for Proposal. Essentially, it… Read more New to RFPs?
To Whom It May Concern: I am a fan of Open Source projects. I strongly support all Open Culture, particularly in Libraries, Archives, and Museums (LAMs). However, I must bring something to your attention. All too often, I read announcements of some new open source software that is perfect for “institutions of all sizes”. Your… Read more An Open Letter to Open Source projects for LAMs