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archive

noun A collection of historical documents or records.
verb To store and file images or data for future retrieval and/or analysis.

archive

(ar′kīv″) [Fr. fr. L. fr. Gr. archeia, public offices]
1. A database; a bank of stored information.
2. A location in which documents, images, or records are preserved.
archival (ar-kī′văl), adjectivearchivist (ar′kĭ-vist)
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Chapter 3 introduces archival appraisal, considered by many archivists to be the most intellectually demanding archival function, and one that distinguishes archival work from other related disciplines.
DSpace as an Open Archival Information System: Current status and future directions.
The continuum theory also deconstructs the notion of custodiality as an essential element of archival preservation, as owning a document or considering it at a certain place.
In order to solve this dilemma, the popular economy magnetic disk arrays combined with user-selectable WORM functionality deliver a non-alterable storage solution that is ideal for archival and regulated data storage.
Also include procedures that stipulate no food/drink/smoking in the area and the preferred use of gloves, as skin oil can cause damage to archival materials.
The moderated panel discussions will also include showings of archival slides and videotape.
Targeted to professionals involved with corporate and public library archives and historical documentation, Journal of Archival Organization will carry information on "all aspects" of the arrangement, description and provision of access to all forms of archival materials.
The book has a useful and impressively detailed Bibliography but, unfortunately, there is no discussion of sources (which would have been particularly useful in the case of the new archival material).
An archival journal is a scholarly periodical that publishes original and significant papers that have lasting value to its field.
The subject of this contract is the digitization of archival materials, the author~s authority, and sw supply management and document management.
Since then, several records management and archival bodies have made significant contributions in reviewing and strengthening records management in Jamaica and in the wider 23-island Caribbean region.