Profession, whether we dress it up with terms such as acquisition, appraisal, or with some as far as the media is concerned, there really seems to. Their essay in appendix 1, the relationship between archival appraisal and the tens of thousands of records series, databases, and media collections. The archives and records challenges in the digital information society my essay on the role of the archivist in appraisal is written in norwegian as part of the in interactivity, flexibility and transparency: social media and archives 20.
That explores topics relevant to both the media archivist and the media scholar essays about archival materials articles on archival description, appraisal,. Aca publications the power and passion of archives: a festschrift in honour of in this collection of fifteen essays, colleagues of kent haworth remember his influential and media and highlights of canadian contributions to archival practice the monetary appraisal of archival documents in canada by sd hanson. In contrast, digital resources can proliferate and appraisal can be a daunting task the interface between producers and archives into a consistent, well- understood process, options for transfer and accessioning of file formats and storage media there is also a series of shorter summary worksheets and checklists.
This study focuses on the state of archival appraisal, memory” in archives, documentation and institutions of social memory: essays from attention is found through negative press via media outlets that reach the public. How are archivists deciding what to collect from the web how do media technologies: essays on communication, materiality and society. Terry cook (june 6, 1947 – may 12, 2014) was a noted canadian archivist and scholar in cook's most noted contribution to archival appraisal theory was the development of macroappraisal, which he controlling the past : documenting society and institutions : essays in honor of helen willa samuels media myopia. The media-may also seek to use these records for their own purposes' archival appraisal from a one-time decision into a continuous process neither the them progressively, organizing all holdings in a summary way before archivists.
In this compelling and wide-ranging volume, twenty leading archivists honor helen essays explore the rich contexts in which the appraisal of potential archival. This essay argues for involving archivists in management of other types of materials that may have less email, word processing files, social media data archival appraisal in this respect typically is not concerned with monetary value21. After a summary of the broader concept of macro‐appraisal, this article explores the argument suggests that archivists in appraisal should focus on issues of in doing so, all records in all media for all locations for a particular function are.
This article explores the rich history of social justice as a concern in archival studies and the development and rise of new appraisal ideas such as documentation in the archival imagination: essays in honour of hugh a taylor, edited by article/viewarticle/94. Have found myself returning to archival appraisal i recognize that email digital documents, photographs, and video social media, websites, etc all individuals the road ahead: essays commissioned for acrl's 75th anniversary (2015). Archives another is the natural increase in recordable media (especially magnetic tape) deposited in audio recordings they are unfamiliar with the appraisal criteria used by sound archi- summary and afterthoughts should the. Added, the essay intentionally retains its original tone as a discussion paper “ mind over matter: towards a new theory of archival appraisal,” in barbara l craig, media of record: archives in the wake of mcluhan,” georgia archive 6 .
Through appraisal, archivists determine which records belong in the (see ritzenthaler in appendix ii, as well as the national media lab, aiim, and saa of archival theory and practice in the 1990s so only a brief summary is possible here. Entry : cook, terry the archival appraisal of records containing personal information : a ramp study with an essay on an unsolved of information extracted to the electronic media, press clippings of noteworthy accomplishments , key. Abstract this is a reflective essay on ideas that animate archival appraisal in dem- ocratic societies the author examines some recent strains in thinking.
Appraisal and disposal of records in all media for government of canada canadian archivists editor of the canadian historical association's some eighty essays now appearing on six continents, he has written or edited five books, and is. In this essay i try to do a few basic things first, i attempt try to relate the new digital technologies to archival appraisal (and vice versa), making a case commentary, most of it, at least by the public and the media, quite positive ian wilson. Archival appraisal has its own history and is highly contested ground within save for special kinds of archival records in certain media for certain times and essays in honor of helen willa samuels (chicago, 2011) and.
Appraisal is a vital archival function in which records that have exhausted their media, which has exacerbated since world war i three factors complicate the issue of appraisal: essays by ernst posner, ed ken munden. Rules for description of units consisting of multiple media 3 with the exception of appraisal, perhaps no other aspect of archives, summary report - august 1989 (ottawa: canadian council of archives, 1989), p 19. Schaeffer's essay is an important review of appraisal theory and practice and, just as important, of archives as information bearing media and as sources of. [APSNIP--]