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With Data Uncertainty, Archiving the Sounds of Internet Communities is Necessary

Have a read of Jake Witz’s piece on how ever-changing technology is threatening digital music archives.

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York: Gateway to History – Community Archives Guidance Resources

York: Gateway to History – a two-year Heritage Lottery Funded project we collaborated with last year – has now officially ended. You can read all about the project highlights in the final blog post of the project’s Community Collections & Outreach Archivist – Sarah Tester here.  One of the main legacies of the project is…

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Scholarship Related to Transgender Issues to Benefit from First Digital Archive

Read about the first newly-launched Digital Transgender Archive whose mission is: “to increase the accessibility of transgender history by providing an online hub for digitized historical materials, born-digital materials, and information on archival holdings throughout the world. Based in Worcester, Massachusetts at the College of the Holy Cross, the DTA is an international collaboration among…

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Connected Communities: Designing Pararchive

Earlier this month, members of the wider Pararchive team were invited to host a 90-minute breakout session on our project at the Connected Communities festival. I closed the segment with some reflections on our approach to design & community storytelling; here’s my talk… Hey everyone, my name is Imran Ali. I’m one of the founders of Carbon Imagineering, a digital…

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