Cutbacks, reassignments, and responsibility shifting. It’s happening everywhere, and in order to maintain the success of a library, archive, or similar repository, we all have to do our part. Mary Manning and Judy Silva have published a unique perspective on the added responsibilities of Archivists and how they are dealing with the extra workloads.
From the Abstract:
Archivists with library responsibilities, or dual archivist/librarians, commented on a range of responsibilities that they find both beneficial and challenging. These dual archivist/librarians’ roles and responsibilities are the focus of this study.
Read the entire article here! Thanks Mary and Judy for this insightful study!