Tag Archives: archives

October is Georgia Archives Month

  Georgia Archives Month is an annual event aiming to draw attention towards the state’s archival repositories. It is a perfect time to reflect on what you might have that could be donated to a local or regional archive facility … Continue reading

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Digital Public Library of America Goes Live

The Digital Public Library of America (DPLA) went live in beta version today, bringing a vast collection of digitized items from a number of owning institutions into one searchable database. The material in the DPLA includes items originating as text, … Continue reading

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Top Secret Documents Available in Wilson Center Digital Archive

The Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars (Wilson Center) just launched a new online archive containing formerly top secret material from numerous countries. The Digital Archive includes declassified material from three Wilson Center projects which focus on the interrelated histories of … Continue reading

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Archiving the Web

Have you ever used an old newspaper on microfilm to explore events of twenty, fifty or even more than a hundred years ago? Future scholars will similarly look to current documents from the Web to piece together the events of … Continue reading

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