Today, October 30th, was #AskAnArchivist day on Twitter. This is the second year running where professional archivists have set aside a day to answer questions from the general public on Twitter.
I asked how genealogical hobbyists/laypeople could make the lives of archivists better. Most of their replies followed a common theme.
Genealogy related archivists: What single thing can genealogy hobbyists to do make your work easier? #AskAnArchivist
— Accessible Archives (@accessarchives) October 30, 2014
— Susan (@kitschqueen) October 30, 2014
@accessarchives Search our website ahead of time to familiarize themselves w/ our resources – helps immensely & they don't walk in blind!
— Cathy Miller (@archivesgeek) October 30, 2014