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Archivists and the power they have, #quote by Nare Monyai | via @SABCRadioArc #archives #archivists

Archivists and the power they have, #quote by Nare Monyai | via @SABCRadioArc #archives #archivists | The Information Professional | Scoop.it
SABC Radio Archives wrote: Archivists and the power they have!

 

News & Actuality Archivist Nare Monyai: " #Archivists wield substantial power over records in the way they select, appraise and shape the collections they work with which is fundamental to how experiences, narratives and memory are structured."

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Archivists and the power they wield over their collections!

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OUCH, CARLEIGH! - Archivists are able to help us forge a better and... #archivists #quote

OUCH, CARLEIGH! - Archivists are able to help us forge a better and... #archivists #quote | The Information Professional | Scoop.it
“Archivists are able to help us forge a better and more useful individual and collective memory.
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"The library connects us..." #quote by Carl Sagan

"The library connects us..." #quote by Carl Sagan | The Information Professional | Scoop.it

"The library connects us with the insight and knowledge, painfully extracted from Nature, of the greatest minds that ever were, with the best teachers, drawn from the entire planet and from all our history, to instruct us without tiring, and to inspire us to make our own contribution to the collective knowledge of the human species. I think the health of our civilization, the depth of our awareness about the underpinnings of our culture and our concern for the future can all be tested by how well we support our libraries.” ― Carl Sagan, Cosmos

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