I'm hard at work on proofing and indexing the Handbook. It's the last chance to get things right, so it needs a lot of concentration. I was delighted to see that Facet Publishing have typeset the book in a garamond type, which I think works well for the content and is very readable. As for … Continue reading Brought to you in Garamond
I'm now busy with proofreading and indexing the Handbook for the deadline 31 October. Working on this site is part of that process, as it helps me sort out broken links and spot other problems, alongside the benefits it will offer readers and others. I've found six broken links so far. Fortunately all the resources … Continue reading Proof Positive
The case studies and useful websites from Chapters 7-10 are now online. Coming soon, links to the electronic publications in the bibliography and lots of new resources I've found since writing the book. I'll be scouring my twitter favourites and zotero to bring you the most useful and interesting things I've encountered. I would love … Continue reading Basics and beyond
Newly added: all the links for examples and useful websites from Chapters 1-6. Take a look ... Lots more to follow soon.
I created this site as an online extension of The Special Collections Handbook, which will be published by Facet Publishing in November 2011. The Handbook is a practical guide to help librarians and others new to caring for Special Collections, by which I mean all the exciting stuff in a library that needs extra care … Continue reading Greetings!