Category Archives: personal archives

Be Prepared … and Flexible

As we are going into the field to collect digital files from people’s homes and offices I am learning what items I should bring with me in my Digital Archivist’s toolbox.  Based on our most recent activity, here’s what I’m … Continue reading

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A Word About Digital Files and Acquisition Negotiations

As we begin to bring into the MIT Institute Archives and Special Collections born-digital material from personal archives, we are reviewing our guidance documentation for language that supports our custodial, administrative, and access needs as they relate specifically to digital … Continue reading

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