The Future Promise of the Archive

This post looks at the future of the archive and the tensions that have arisen from the emergence of digital tools and methods in archival work. The idea is to position the Practicum project within a wider framework of changing archival structures and practices. This is the third in a series of blog posts about […]

Practicum : Overview of project

This post introduces the Practicum project that is being undertaken in collaboration with Met Éireann. The purpose and scope of the project is outlined and the goals and outcomes are discussed. A brief description of a pilot balloon record is given to aid understanding of the archival collection that is the subject of this project. A […]