My name is Harold Housley and I am the curator of the Design and the Arts Special Collections at Arizona State University Library. I am a Certified Archivist and I have worked for thirteen years at ASU Library. I am also an ASU alumnus, with a Master of Arts degree in history. In future blog entries, I will be providing more information on the collection that I manage. But in my first entry, I want to discuss what I find most rewarding about my profession.
Most people know that archivists manage "old stuff,” but without the proper historical context, it is sometimes difficult to see... read more