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ArchivesSpace Users Group: Resources

Getting Started

ArchivesSpace User Manual *
User instruction manual for the ArchivesSpace community

ArchivesSpace User Tutorial videos *
Videos designed to complement the ArchivesSpace user manual

ArchivesSpace glossary *
Glossary of ArchivesSpace-specific terms, as well as some general archival terms

ArchivesSpace workshop recording
Recording of a two-day ArchivesSpace overview workshop held in April 2020

DDC Processing Manual - Description section
Guidance from the Department of Distinctive Collections on required fields and their usage in ArchivesSpace resource records

ArchivesSpace public-facing LibGuide
Instructions from the MIT ArchivesSpace Users Group on using the ArchivesSpace public user interface

Users Group listserv for the ArchivesSpace community and Google Group

* Please note: New ArchivesSpace users must create a Confluence account with their MIT email in order to access these resources

Additional Resources

ArchivesSpace forums
Recordings of past annual member forums (online and in person

ArchivesSpace webinars
Recordings of webinars on integrations and other topics presented by members of the ArchivesSpace community

Awesome ArchivesSpace
List of resources created by the ArchivesSpace community related to migrations, trainings and documentation, plug-ins, integrations, scripts, and more

ArchivesSpace blogs

Contact Us

 Questions or concerns about ArchivesSpace? Contact the MIT ArchivesSpace Users Group at 

 Submit corrections to the ArchivesSpace public user interface to