Managing Editor: Rosemary K. J. Davis, Yale University

The Journal of Contemporary Archival Studies (JCAS) is sponsored by the Yale University Library and New England Archivists (NEA), and is hosted by Yale University Library’s institutional repository, EliScholar. JCAS is currently accepting submissions of original works of research and inquiry from professionals and graduate students in library science, archival science, and public history.

Please see the Journal Overview for a full explanation of the journal’s aims and scope.

Recent Content


Book Reviews


Review of Fundraising for Impact
Meredith R. Evans Ph.D


Review- Archives and Human Rights
Alexandra Pucciarelli

Case Studies


Data on Deck: A Case Study of a Historic Undersea Film and Video Digitization Project
Karen Urbec MLIS, CA; Audrey Mickle MLIS; and Lisa Raymond

Conference Report



Defining Archival Debt: Building New Futures for Archives
Jillian Cuellar, Audra Eagle Yun, Jennifer Meehan, and Jessica Tai