LISTSERV mailing list manager LISTSERV 16.5

Help for CODE4LIB Archives


CODE4LIB Archives

CODE4LIB Archives


CODE4LIB@LISTS.CLIR.ORG


View:

Message:

[

First

|

Previous

|

Next

|

Last

]

By Topic:

[

First

|

Previous

|

Next

|

Last

]

By Author:

[

First

|

Previous

|

Next

|

Last

]

Font:

Proportional Font

LISTSERV Archives

LISTSERV Archives

CODE4LIB Home

CODE4LIB Home

CODE4LIB  November 2021

CODE4LIB November 2021

Subject:

Fwd: Just published: Final report of the Lighting the Way project

From:

"Mark A. Matienzo" <[log in to unmask]>

Reply-To:

Code for Libraries <[log in to unmask]>

Date:

Mon, 29 Nov 2021 10:41:15 -0800

Content-Type:

text/plain

Parts/Attachments:

Parts/Attachments

text/plain (109 lines)

*Read this announcement online:
https://library.stanford.edu/blogs/stanford-libraries-blog/2021/11/just-published-final-report-lighting-way-project
<https://library.stanford.edu/blogs/stanford-libraries-blog/2021/11/just-published-final-report-lighting-way-project>
*



The Lighting the Way <https://lightingtheway.stanford.edu/> project team is
pleased to announce the publication of *Facilitating and Illuminating
Emergent Futures for Archival Discovery and Delivery: The Final Report of
the Lighting the Way Project <https://doi.org/10.25740/jm302fq5311>*.
Lighting the Way focused on exploring how networks of people and technology
impact archival discovery and delivery (how people find, access, and use
material from archives and special collections) and focused on engaging
directly with practitioners – archives, library, and technology workers –
involved in this work, across roles, job functions, areas of expertise, and
levels of positional power.



Through a series of participatory events, the project applied
participatory, generative facilitation methods to allow participants to
develop future-oriented visions of how to transform archival delivery while
also bringing their own experience to bear. The final report is available
through the Stanford Digital Repository at its DOI (doi:10.25740/jm302fq5311
<https://doi.org/10.25740/jm302fq5311>) and is licensed under a Creative
Commons Attribution 4.0 International License
<https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/>.



The final report, written by Dinah Handel and Mark A. Matienzo towards the
project's conclusion, summarizes the project's goals, objectives, and
activities across its two-year term, and synthesizes lessons learned about
undertaking strategic work around archival discovery and delivery. These
insights resonate with larger professional trends in archives and special
collections, and include the following:



   1. Viewing archival discovery as an ecosystem of systems and people;
   2. The interconnection between collaboration, power, and organizational
   positioning of this work;
   3. The value of care-focused, generative facilitation methods to
   strategic planning for archival programs; and
   4. The importance of early-stage collaboration and communities of
   practice to support similar efforts.



With these insights in mind, the project team provides a set of four
recommendations to sustain the work undertaken by the Lighting the Way
project and to inform the evolution of archival discovery and delivery that
require investment and practitioners to step into leadership roles:



   1. Develop new communities of practice that work in alignment with
   existing ones;
   2. Prioritize collaborative opportunities for strategy that explore new
   working relationships;
   3. Adopt and apply generative and care-focused facilitation methods to
   inform strategic planning; and
   4. Understand the resourcing required and value the labor necessary to
   undertake strategic opportunities.



The project team plans to support these areas through potential areas of
future work
<https://exhibits.stanford.edu/lightingtheway/feature/future-work>,
including reading groups for *The Lighting the Way Handbook*
<https://doi.org/10.25740/gg453cv6438>, creation of new communities of
practice to support technology strategy and archives and facilitation, and
additional publication and workshops on generative facilitation methods. We
welcome hearing about your interest in potentially participating or
contributing to these activities, so please contact us if you are
interested.



More information on Lighting the Way can be found on the newly updated project
website <https://lightingtheway.stanford.edu/>. If you have any questions
or feedback about the final report or the project, please contact the
project team at [log in to unmask], or Mark A.
Matienzo, Project Director, at [log in to unmask]



*This project was made possible in part by the Institute of Museum and
Library Services, through grant **LG-35-19-0012-19*
<https://imls.gov/grants/awarded/lg-35-19-0012-19-0>*. The IMLS is the
primary source of federal support for the nation’s libraries and museums.
To learn more, visit **www.imls.gov* <http://www.imls.gov/>*.*



--

*Mark A. MATIENZO <https://library.stanford.edu/people/matienzo> *(they/them)
| *✉* [log in to unmask]

Assistant Director for Digital Strategy and Access, Stanford Libraries

*I work from the unceded ancestral lands of the Duwamish people in Seattle,
WA*

Schedule a meeting or appointment with me
<https://appointments.library.stanford.edu/appointments/matienzo>

Top of Message | Previous Page | Permalink

Advanced Options


Options

Log In

Log In

Get Password

Get Password


Search Archives

Search Archives


Subscribe or Unsubscribe

Subscribe or Unsubscribe


Archives

August 2022
July 2022
June 2022
May 2022
April 2022
March 2022
February 2022
January 2022
December 2021
November 2021
October 2021
September 2021
August 2021
July 2021
June 2021
May 2021
April 2021
March 2021
February 2021
January 2021
December 2020
November 2020
October 2020
September 2020
August 2020
July 2020
June 2020
May 2020
April 2020
March 2020
February 2020
January 2020
December 2019
November 2019
October 2019
September 2019
August 2019
July 2019
June 2019
May 2019
April 2019
March 2019
February 2019
January 2019
December 2018
November 2018
October 2018
September 2018
August 2018
July 2018
June 2018
May 2018
April 2018
March 2018
February 2018
January 2018
December 2017
November 2017
October 2017
September 2017
August 2017
July 2017
June 2017
May 2017
April 2017
March 2017
February 2017
January 2017
December 2016
November 2016
October 2016
September 2016
August 2016
July 2016
June 2016
May 2016
April 2016
March 2016
February 2016
January 2016
December 2015
November 2015
October 2015
September 2015
August 2015
July 2015
June 2015
May 2015
April 2015
March 2015
February 2015
January 2015
December 2014
November 2014
October 2014
September 2014
August 2014
July 2014
June 2014
May 2014
April 2014
March 2014
February 2014
January 2014
December 2013
November 2013
October 2013
September 2013
August 2013
July 2013
June 2013
May 2013
April 2013
March 2013
February 2013
January 2013
December 2012
November 2012
October 2012
September 2012
August 2012
July 2012
June 2012
May 2012
April 2012
March 2012
February 2012
January 2012
December 2011
November 2011
October 2011
September 2011
August 2011
July 2011
June 2011
May 2011
April 2011
March 2011
February 2011
January 2011
December 2010
November 2010
October 2010
September 2010
August 2010
July 2010
June 2010
May 2010
April 2010
March 2010
February 2010
January 2010
December 2009
November 2009
October 2009
September 2009
August 2009
July 2009
June 2009
May 2009
April 2009
March 2009
February 2009
January 2009
December 2008
November 2008
October 2008
September 2008
August 2008
July 2008
June 2008
May 2008
April 2008
March 2008
February 2008
January 2008
December 2007
November 2007
October 2007
September 2007
August 2007
July 2007
June 2007
May 2007
April 2007
March 2007
February 2007
January 2007
December 2006
November 2006
October 2006
September 2006
August 2006
July 2006
June 2006
May 2006
April 2006
March 2006
February 2006
January 2006
December 2005
November 2005
October 2005
September 2005
August 2005
July 2005
June 2005
May 2005
April 2005
March 2005
February 2005
January 2005
December 2004
November 2004
October 2004
September 2004
August 2004
July 2004
June 2004
May 2004
April 2004
March 2004
February 2004
January 2004
December 2003
November 2003

ATOM RSS1 RSS2



LISTS.CLIR.ORG

CataList Email List Search Powered by the LISTSERV Email List Manager