Thursday, July 17, 2014

Discover Archives on Tumblr

Looking for a new way to connect to archives, libraries, and historical organizations? Try Tumblr. The microblogging site offers a wealth of photographs, documents, and news from institutions around the word.

To get you started, I compiled a list of suggestions from our colleagues on Twitter. This list is by no means comprehensive; please share your favorite Tumblrs in the comments.

U.S. National Archives - 
U.S. National Archives, Exhibits -
U.S. National Archives, Preservation -
U.S. National Archives, Presidential Libraries -
U.S. National Archives, Today’s Document -

AOTUS: Collector in Chief -

University of Iowa Special Collections -
University of North Carolina at Greensboro University Archives -
University of Wisconsin-Madison Archives -
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Archives -

Chicago Public Library -
Chicago Public Library YouMedia -
New York Public Library -

Smithsonian Archives of American Art -
Sundance Institute Archives -

City of Boston Archives -
Historical Society of Pennsylvania Digital Library -
Recollection Wisconsin -

Cool Chicks From History -
Women of Library History -


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