Hello, OctoKitty: Using GitHub for Libraries and Archives

Published in Department of Cinema Studies, NYU, 2017

Taught in conjunction with MIAP course Advanced Topics in Preservation Studies. Co-led with Dinah Handel of New York Public Library.

Back by popular demand! Long popular with software developers, GitHub has been gaining ground as a collaborative space for archivists and librarians of all sorts. So why GitHub? And what’s the best way to use it?