Steps to Build a Digital Archive: Selecting

This is the fourth post in a series that looks at steps toward building a digital archive. After an introduction to building a digital archive we looked at the Scoping process that aligns your goal of building a digital archive with the vision, mission and strategic objectives of your organisation, and the Screening process that … Read More

Steps to Build a Digital Archive: Screening

In my previous 2 posts I have dealt with why it is going to become critical for organisations and institutions to build a digital archive and I have looked at the the first step toward building a digital archive – Scoping. In this post I will cover the second step to building a digital archive, which … Read More

Steps to Build a Digital Archive: Scoping

Having dealt with why it is going to become critical for organisations and institutions to build a digital archive the next question is, okay, how do we go about it? The first step in building a digital archive is  Scoping.(1) My experience is that when most people think about digitisation they think about pressing a button … Read More