Archives Hub names project: names across archival catalogues

Archives Hub has started an initial exploratory project with the eventual aim of including name records in the Archives Hub. Anyone with an interest in entity-relationships, PIDs, putting archives into a broader context, creating connections to resources, etc. might be interested in following their periodic blog posts and following them on Twitter:

In their latest post they talk about the challenges of working on names without dates and the approaches to working with names across archival catalogues, how they affect the display behaviour, and the potential approach of names as creators.

Read more here: https://blog.archiveshub.jisc.ac.uk/2020/10/26/names-7-into-the-unknown/

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