American Archivist

 

Volume 65 • Number 1 • Spring/Summer 2002

Presidential Address

Re-imagining Archives: Two Tales for the Information Age
Leon J. Stout

Articles

Seeing Archives: Postmodernism and the Changing Intellectual Place of Archives
Tom Nesmith

The Power of Meaning: The Archival Mission in the Postmodern Age
Mark A. Greene

"Though this be madness, yet there is method in 't": Assessing the Value of Faculty Papers and Defining a Collecting Policy
Tom Hyry, Diane Kaplan, and Christine Weideman

Preservation Strategies for Electronic Records: Where We Are Now—Obliquity and Squint?
Michèle V. Cloonan and Shelby Sanett

Review Essay

Democracy—and Documents—in America
James M. O'Toole

Reviews

Sally F. Griffith, Serving History in a Changing World: The Historical Society of Pennsylvania in the Twentieth Century
Reviewed by Brenda M. Lawson

Anne Bruner Eales and Robert M. Kvasnicka, eds., Guide to Genealogical Research in the National Archives, 3rd Edition
Reviewed by Duane P. Swanson

Randall C. Jimerson, ed., American Archival Studies: Readings in Theory and Practice
Reviewed by Megan Sniffin-Marinoff

Abigail J. Sellen and Richard H. R. Harper, The Myth of the Paperless Office
Reviewed by Robert Horton

Rosemary E. Boyns, Trevor Boyns, and John Richard Edwards, Historical Accounting Records: A Guide for Archivists and Researchers
Reviewed by M. Stephen Salmon

Heather MacNeil, Trusting Records: Legal, Historical and Diplomatic Perspectives
Reviewed by Christopher A. Lee

Miles Harvey, The Island of Lost Maps: A True Story of Cartographic Crime
Reviewed by Richard Strassberg

Adam Sisman, Boswell's Presumptuous Task: The Making of the Life of Dr. Johnson
Reviewed by Richard J. Cox