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Taking the long view

Today’s guest picture comes from my friend Liz, Dropscone’s sister.  She has just visited the Chelsea Flower Show and saw these impressive alliums while she was there. 809 more words


al-Ghazālī on Archiving and Backups

Whilst reading al-Ghazālī’s Iḥyāʾ ʿulūm al-dīn, I came to think of a new way to visualize both my archive and my back up strategy. The passage, in Book 35, goes as follows: 934 more words


Towards a tiered archive

In a previous post I wrote about being obsessive about maintaining your archive. But what exactly is your archive? Is it every photograph you’ve ever taken? 322 more words


Digital Asset Management journals

This is an extensive list of journals which publish content related to Digital Asset Management and should be useful if you’re looking for academic resources. 745 more words


Legal Deposit - What Is It And Are You Covered?

A copy of every book published in the United Kingdom must be deposited with the British Library. This includes everything from the latest blockbuster through to the self-published history of the Jo Bloggs family. 357 more words