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  • From the Editor 

    Miles, Randall (2016-06)
    Welcome to Issue no.6 of Practical Technology for Archives. With this issue we complete our third year of publication. And fittingly, this issue has three articles. And, oddly enough, all three authors have last names ...
  • Working with Legacy Media: A Lone Arranger's First Steps 

    Charlton, Elizabeth (2016-06)
    [Excerpt] In 2013, a naked hard drive from Fiji arriving in my small religious archives (an equivalent full-time staff of 2.5 – one archivist and two archives’ assistants) started me off on the path of digital preservation ...
  • Using Bulk Rename Utility and Photoshop to Increase Efficiency of Digital File Processing 

    Cobourn, Alston (2016-06)
    [Excerpt] The Special Collections and Archives Department at Washington and Lee University contains 2.5 FTE staff in addition to its department head. During each of the last two fiscal years these staff members created an ...
  • Finding Inactive Records on Institutional Networks: An Evaluation of Tools 

    Cocciolo, Anthony (2016-06)
    [Excerpt] The objective of this study is test select tools for their ability to identifying groups of records that may be inactive because of their age. Tools to identify batches of inactive records, such as the records ...


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