Category: Preservation & conservation

Spy-proof Letters

Spy-proof Letters

Researcher details historic techniques for securing correspondence

Long before the digital age, safeguarding correspondence and important documents from...

 Bibliotech
Letterlocking in Lobby 10

Letterlocking in Lobby 10

October 27, 2015 10am - 12pm

Write a letter to a friend and learn how to letterlock it shut

When’s the last time you hand wrote a letter...

Archives & MIT history
Preserving Tangier’s International Zone

Preserving Tangier’s International Zone

Aga Khan Documentation Center collaborates with Tangier American Institute for Moroccan Studies

The Aga Khan Documentation Center at MIT is collaborating...

Art & architecture & planning

Staff Profile: Jessica Venlet

Digital Archives Fellow

Jessica Venlet arrived at MIT in October 2014 to...

 Bibliotech

Nancy McGovern voted VP/President-elect of SAA

She will serve as the Society of American Archivists' 72nd president in 2016–2017

The Society of American Archivists (SAA) has elected Nancy...

All news

Creating scrapbooks that last

May 1, 2015 12:30pm - 1:30pm

A webinar about creating durable scrapbooks

Join us for a free webinar about creating scrapbooks...

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Connect the clues!

May 1, 2015 10am - 11:30am

Exploring personal digital archives

Imagine that it’s the year 2025 and you’ve recently begun...

Archives & MIT history