Archives Featured on CBS Sunday Morning

Last fall the archives team worked with the CBS crew and assisted them with research for the cover story about a UCSF psychiatrist Dr. Jerome Motto that aired Sunday, January 19, 2020. The segment is now online: https://www.cbs.com/shows/cbs-sunday-morning/video/acicTA28khFlap7STMZnnD7M30MIgaoV/how-caring-letters-prevent-suicide/ “Jerome Motto was an American psychiatrist who conducted the first suicide prevention …

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User Research: Springshare Satisfaction

Summary: Library staff are generally satisfied with Springshare products and mostly use LibCal in their daily work. Identified pain points include UI, exporting data, consultation scheduling, event parameters, and duplicating information. Software requirements are based on direct interaction with the products and feedback from staff. We will use these findings to …

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CDL profiles AIDS History Project

Through its newsletter CDL “highlights new collections on Calisphere that feature community voices and stories. These collections are made available in close collaboration with local community members and broaden our worldview through the diverse narratives and myriad perspectives that resonate in the collections. Spotlight on the AIDS History Project The UCSF Archives & …

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User Services and Accessioning Archivist position open

Archives & Special Collections just posted a full-time, one year User Services and Accessioning Archivist position: http://tiny.ucsf.edu/sAOGYX . The User Services and Accessioning Archivist performs all aspects of archival operations. Utilizing archival best practices and standards independently accessions, processes and catalogues archival and manuscripts collections, prepares finding aids, performs basic …

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Electronic Resources Specialist position open

Collection Management has a full-time, one year Electronic Resources Specialist position open. This position will maintain timely and accurate representation of electronic resources access points in the integrated library system, discovery tool, link resolver, and A to Z list, and collect online resource usage data.  The posting is here: https://tinyurl.com/y52c642m   If …

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