Skills


Archives and Library Skills

archival accessioning | archival appraisal | archival arrangement | archival deaccessioning | archival description | archival processing | audio transcription | collections management | artifact conservation | copy cataloging | digital exhibits | digital preservation | digitization | exhibit management | grant project planning | handwriting transcription | library circulation management | library materials processing | metadata standards | outreach | policy development | preservation assessment | project management | reference services | research

Professional Skills

audio editing | collaborative project management | copyediting | crowdsourced tag management | customer service | data analysis | data entry | image editing | instruction (remote and in-person) | inventory | project management | remote project work | social media management | supervising | survey design | technology support

Archives and Library Management Software

ArchivesSpace | Archivists’ Toolkit | Archon | Atriuum ILS | Destiny LMS | Millennium ILS |
OCLC Connexion

CMS, DAMS, and Databases

CONTENTdm | InMagic DB/Textworks database system | NetX Digital Asset Management System | Orchestra Planning and Administration System (OPAS)

Digital Preservation Tools

BitCurator | Data Accessioner | Data Accessioner Metadata Transformer | Exactly | Fixity

Standards and Authority Control

Describing Archives: A Content Standard (DACS) | Dublin Core | Library of Congress Name Authority Files (LCNAF) | Library of Congress Subject Headings (LCSH) | MODS | MARC21 | PBCore | PREMIS | Social Networks and Archival Context (SNAC)

Other Software and Tools

Adobe Photoshop | Adobe Reader | Asana | Audacity | Bulk Rename Utility | dBpoweramp Audio Converter | Dropbox | Google Workspace | iSkysoft Video Converter | Konch Transcription Service | Microsoft Office | OpenRefine | Oxygen XML Editor | QNAP Network Attached Storage | Slack | UScan+ Universal Microform Scanner | Zoom

Markup and Query Languages

CSS | Encoded Archival Description (EAD) | HTML | Regular Expressions | XML | XSLT

Social Media and Blogging

Facebook | Instagram | LinkedIn | MediaWiki | Tumblr | Twitter | WordPress