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Dash Project Receives Funding!

We are happy to announce the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation has funded our project to improve the user interface and functionality of our Dash tool… 600 more words

Data Sharing

Archiving Your Analog And Digital Collections

The archiving phase of the project is minimal from a time perspective but important in terms of project success.  My use of the term “archive” in reference to digital media also includes periodic file backups so before discussing further, I want to distinguish between the terms “backup” and “archive” as used in this post. 544 more words


National Museums of the Armed Services: Part 4 of 5 - The National Museum of US Air Force

All the service branches have several different types of museums. For this series, I will be focusing on their national museums. Why look at museums? Archives and museums as well as libraries have a special relationship with each other. 1,425 more words

Society Of American Archivists

Where to Begin Your Scanning Project?

“Begin at the beginning and go on until you come to the end; then stop.”

Lewis Carol

This post is written primarily for the do it yourself (DIY) person who is working or so occupied that he or she isn’t able to stop their life while they dedicate full time to digitizing their family’s photography collection. 264 more words



Today’s guest picture is another from my brother’s many excursions in NZ.  This time he was visiting a town called Thames, built during the Victorian gold rush, where he visited a famous cascade.  545 more words