The Kansas State Historical Society ( is currently evaluating the relative usefulness and capabilities of three open source archives management software applications:


Archivists’ Toolkit –

ICA AtoM –

If you have any experience with any of these packages, or can suggest special evaluation criteria we should apply, please let us know by either adding your comment(s) here or emailing Kate Rogge at

We’ll post our evaluation results (and any significant discoveries along the way) on this blog.