Question for the "real" librarians, archivists and other Glam folks out there: does "finding aid" have a special, generally accepted meaning, or some historical usage that leads to assumptions about what is and isn't a finding aid? Or is it literally just anything other than the main catalogue that helps you find stuff? #tw
@petrichor you don't *have* to but some people appreciate the heads up.
@petrichor it's a bit of both. I recently saw this historical analysis come out and haven't read it yet but it looks good https://scholarsarchive.library.albany.edu/ulib_fac_scholar/124/
@petrichor there's also probably some variation in what finding aid means across countries, kind of like with "calendar"
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