Links to websites featuring information or resources about literary and artistic archives.
Diasporic Literary Archives
A network led by the University of Reading and funded (2012-2015) by the Leverhulme Trust, established to explore and describe issues surrounding the location, ownership and interpretation of literary archives. The network’s other five partners are: the two main universities in Trinidad and Tobago (UTT and UWI); l’Institut Mémoires de l’Édition Contemporaine, Caen, France; the National Library and Archive Service of Namibia; il Centro Manoscritti, Università degli Studi di Pavia; and the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University.
GLAM Group for Literary Archives & Manuscripts
The Group for Literary Archives and Manuscripts (GLAM) was established in 2005 to bring together archivists, librarians, curators, writers, researchers, and anyone else with an interest in the collecting, preservation, use and promotion of literary archives and manuscripts in Britain and Ireland.
GLAM North America
GLAM(NA) was established in 2010 at the initiative of Michael Forstrom, Jennifer Meehan, and Heather Dean, then working as archivists at the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library (Yale University), in collaboration with colleagues at other repositories in both the USA and Canada.