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Archiving, preservation & digitisationæ books

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Managing Preservation for Libraries and Archives Current Practice and Future Developments by John Feather Managing Preservation for Libraries and Archives Current Practice and Future Developments

The preservation of library and archival materials can encompass everything from bookbinding and paper repair to new techniques for maintaining and exploiting digital text, sound or images. Managing Preservation for Libraries and Archives brings together an international team of contributors...
Format: Paperback - Released: 18/12/2017

Archives and Archivists in 20th Century England by Elizabeth Shepherd Archives and Archivists in 20th Century England

'Archives have the potential to change people's lives. They are 'a fundamental bulwark of our democracy, our culture, our community and personal identity' - National Council of Archives. Archives and Archivists in 20th Century England innovatively focuses on the multifunctional...
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/12/2017

The Complete Guide to Personal Digital Archiving by Brianna Marshall The Complete Guide to Personal Digital Archiving

This book helps to break down archival concepts and best practices into teachable solutions. Whether it's a researcher needing to cull their most important email correspondence, or an empty-nester transferring home movies and photographs to more easily shared and mixed...
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/12/2017

Community Custodians of Popular Music's Past A DIY Approach to Heritage by Sarah (Griffith University, Australia) Baker Community Custodians of Popular Music's Past A DIY Approach to Heritage
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This book examines do-it-yourself (DIY) approaches to the collection, preservation, and display of popular music heritage being undertaken by volunteers in community archives, museums and halls of fame globally. DIY institutions of popular music heritage are much more than `unofficial'...
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/10/2017

Practical Digital Preservation A How-to Guide for Organizations of Any Size by Adrian Brown Practical Digital Preservation A How-to Guide for Organizations of Any Size

A practical guide to the development and operation of digital preservation services for organizations of any size. This offers an overview of best practice and provides guidance as to how to implement strategies with minimal time and resources. It is...
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/09/2017

Preserving Archives by Helen Forde, Jonathan Rhys-Lewis Preserving Archives
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A brand new and fully updated edition of this seminal work on archival preservation. This book considers the causes of threats to the basic material, outlines the preservation options available and offers flexible solutions applicable in a variety of situations....
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/09/2017

Preserving Complex Digital Objects by Janet Delve Preserving Complex Digital Objects

This ground-breaking edited collection explores the challenges of preserving complex digital objects such as simulations, visualisations, digital art and video games.
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/09/2017

A History of Archival Practice by Paul Delsalle, Margaret Procter A History of Archival Practice
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A revised translation of the classic Une histoire de l'archivistique, published in 1998.
Format: Hardback - Released: 27/07/2017

Coming Soon

Digital Hampi: Preserving Indian Cultural Heritage by Anupama Mallik Digital Hampi: Preserving Indian Cultural Heritage

The book represents the culmination of a hugely successful heritage preservation project initiated by the Government of India's Department of Science and Technology. It presents extensive research on the digital preservation of the history, mythology, art, architecture and culture of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 13/02/2018

Practical Preservation and Conservation Strategies for Libraries by Brian J. Baird Practical Preservation and Conservation Strategies for Libraries

Designed as a how-to manual, Practical Preservation and Conservation Strategies for Libraries provides librarians with information to help them grapple with specific preservation challenges by identifying areas of concern, optimizing the use of resources put towards preservation, and establishing goals...
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/02/2018

Practical Preservation and Conservation Strategies for Libraries by Brian J. Baird Practical Preservation and Conservation Strategies for Libraries

Designed as a how-to manual, Practical Preservation and Conservation Strategies for Libraries provides librarians with information to help them grapple with specific preservation challenges by identifying areas of concern, optimizing the use of resources put towards preservation, and establishing goals...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/02/2018

The No-Nonsense Guide to Born Digital Content by Heather Ryan, Walker Sampson The No-Nonsense Guide to Born Digital Content
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This book offers a comprehensive, entry-level guide thatfocuses explicitly on how to collect and manage born-digital content for ? bootson the ground? practitioners. Libraries and archives of all sizes are collecting andmanaging an increasing proportion of digital content. Within this...
Format: Paperback - Released: 20/03/2018

The No-Nonsense Guide to Born Digital Content by Heather Ryan, Walker Sampson The No-Nonsense Guide to Born Digital Content
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This book offers a comprehensive, entry-level guide thatfocuses explicitly on how to collect and manage born-digital content for ? bootson the ground? practitioners. Libraries and archives of all sizes are collecting andmanaging an increasing proportion of digital content. Within this...
Format: Hardback - Released: 20/03/2018

Other books in this genre

Protecting the Objects and Serving the Public Journal of Museum Education 36:2 Thematic Issue by Cynthia Robinson Protecting the Objects and Serving the Public Journal of Museum Education 36:2 Thematic Issue

Sponsored by the Museum Education Rountable
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/06/2017

Archives in the Digital Age Standards, Policies and Tools by Lina (Academic lecturer, Department of Library Science and Information Systems,  Technological Institute of Educatio Bountouri Archives in the Digital Age Standards, Policies and Tools
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Semantic web technologies are being used more frequently to distribute archival material. Archives in the Digital Age is a useful manual for archivists and information specialists working in Cultural Heritage Institutions (archives, libraries, museums etc).
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/06/2017

The Silence of the Archive by Valerie Johnson, Simon Fowler, David Thomas The Silence of the Archive
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This new book will provide a ground breaking discussion of a major but little considered issue - the silence of the archive: why archives, sometimes seen as the repositories of truth, often fail to satisfy users because they do not...
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/05/2017

Archives, Second Revised Edition Principles and Practices by Laura Agnes Millar Archives, Second Revised Edition Principles and Practices

An international perspective on archives management, providing guidance relevant both to collections-based repositories and to organizations responsible for managing their own institutional archives.
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/05/2017

Archives, Second Revised Edition Principles and Practices by Laura Agnes Millar Archives, Second Revised Edition Principles and Practices

An international perspective on archives management, providing guidance relevant both to collections-based repositories and to organizations responsible for managing their own institutional archives.
Format: Paperback - Released: 11/05/2017

The Silence of the Archive by Valerie Johnson, Simon Fowler, David Thomas The Silence of the Archive
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This new book will provide a ground breaking discussion of a major but little considered issue - the silence of the archive: why archives, sometimes seen as the repositories of truth, often fail to satisfy users because they do not...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/02/2017

Developing and Maintaining Practical Archives A how-to-do-it manual for librarians by Gregory S. Hunter Developing and Maintaining Practical Archives A how-to-do-it manual for librarians

Since its original publication, Hunter? s manual has been ? not only a rich and ready reference tool but also a practical resource for solving problems? (Catholic Library World), and no text has served as a better overview of the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/01/2017

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