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 (är′kə-vĭst, -kī′-)
One who is in charge of archives.


(Professions) a person in charge of archives, their collection, and cataloguing


(ˈɑr kə vɪst, -kaɪ-)

a person who collects or is responsible for archives.
[1745–55; < French archiviste]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.archivist - a person in charge of collecting and cataloguing archivesarchivist - a person in charge of collecting and cataloguing archives
aggregator, collector - a person who collects things
أمين مَحْفوظات، قَيِّم أرشيف
arşiv memuru


[ˈɑːkɪvɪst] Narchivero/a m/f, archivista mf (LAm)


[ˈɑːrkɪvɪst] narchiviste mf


nArchivar(in) m(f)


[ˈɑːkɪvɪst] narchivista m/f


(ˈaːkaivz) noun plural
(a place for keeping) old documents, historical records etc.
ˈarchivist (-ki-) noun
a person who looks after archives.
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He was an Archivist of the College of the Holy Cross from 1988 until becoming ill.
The session will be run jointly by an archivist and there will be the chance to buy some conservation supplies.
Borch, who retired last year after twenty-five years of active duty service as an Army judge advocate (JA), assumed duties on 7 March 2006 as the Judge Advocate General's Corps' (JAG Corps) Regimental Historian and Archivist at The Judge Advocate General's Legal Center and School (TJAGLCS).
Lester Sullivan, university archivist and head of Special Collections, highlighted a number of remarkable treasures, including one of the surviving copies of Les Cenelles (The Mayhaws), the earliest anthology of poetry by people of African descent in the U.
It makes sense, certainly, that the double suffered acute grief as a result of Meyerhold's arrest and torture, and later faced something akin to survivor guilt (a major theme, incidentally, of Cooley's first novel, The Archivist [1998]).
The Nashville Police Department hired her as an archivist filing cold and closed cases.
The suit brought by internet archivist Brewster Kahle and others claimed that copyright laws were radically changed last year when Congress voted to lengthen copyright protection terms, even when the copyright honor didn't request it.
Banks applied for an assistant archivist position at the Georgia Archives, her application created a frenzied buzz in the institution because "this black woman had applied.
The UK-based National Archivist web site, located at http://www.
John Reid, archivist, Stirling Bomber Research Library, call (01282) 852 616.
But, when could the camp need the skills of a professional archivist, conservator, or restorer?

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