Archive for July, 2010

Touching Betamax

Thursday, July 22nd, 2010

I believe that Congress passed a bill in 1992 stating that every article / news story / blog / etc that discusses audiovisual formats (and ‘format wars’ related […]

Speed Trap at the Crossroads

Monday, July 19th, 2010

The rumor stops short of claiming that William Shakespeare was the producer on all of the recordings (or should that be that there is absolutely no way Shakespeare could have produced all of them), but the content-hungry nature of the internet demands that such attention-grabbing statements receive attention.

My Mistress’ Eyes Are Nothing Like the Sun

Thursday, July 15th, 2010

This dichotomous education either makes me very well-rounded or extremely useless.

On PAHR with Expanded Federal Support to Regional, State Archives

Thursday, July 8th, 2010

This is where you, fellow archivists, professional small collections managers, librarians, students, history buffs, Americans, or American enthusiasts come in to help preserve America’s history.