Author Archives: lydialoriente

Some brief reflections on #ICHORA8 / #GLAMblogclub

This is a very rushed post to capture some of the things I learned and intend to reflect on from the 8th International Conference on the History of Records and Archives. It is a 3 day conference being held in … Continue reading

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Vocation equals happiness – Glam Blog Club March 2018

I recently started reading ‘The Happiness Project’ by Gretchen Rubin. In the book, the author describes a year-long quest to change her life, with monthly goals divided into twelve chapters. I plan to read one chapter per month this year, … Continue reading

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What I want to learn in the year ahead / What I learned in the past year (2017/2018)

The January theme for GLAM Blog Club is ‘what I want to learn in the year ahead / what I learned in the past year’. I started this blog to write on the same topic exactly one year ago, focusing … Continue reading

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Recordkeeping considerations for electronic signatures

Last year I wanted to move some hand-signed paper forms to online forms in a Victorian (Australian) public-sector workplace. I initially was not sure if I was allowed to replace hand-signing with electronic signing. I also wondered what to consider … Continue reading

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How I Ended Up Here… on this blog!

This month’s Glam Blog Club topic is How I Ended Up Here. I’m taking the question quite literally, and explaining how I ended up HERE here, on this blog. I wouldn’t be writing this blog, or possibly even be in … Continue reading

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Summary of first #archivehour

Archive hour launched today in the UK and I participated. Well, archive hour launched yesterday (last Thursday of the month), but due to the time difference, it was today in Australia (last Friday of the month). It was first announced … Continue reading

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Safety considerations for professional development

I work in corporate (public sector) recordkeeping and I’m studying information and knowledge management. I signed up for GLAM Blog Club last January, to write about what I learned in 2016. I had good intentions to write on each monthly … Continue reading

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