Acquiring and Appraising Born-Digital Material at the Minnesota Historical Society

Sarah Barsness is a Digital Collections Assistant at the Minnesota Historical Society (MNHS), where she works to process, store, preserve, and provide access to MNHS’s born-digital collections. Sarah holds a BA in Anthropology and German as well as an MA in Library and Information Studies with an Archival Science focus, both from the University of … Continue reading Acquiring and Appraising Born-Digital Material at the Minnesota Historical Society

Advertisements

Third Thursday #4

Welcome to the third Third Thursdays Monthly Appraisal Conversation! With this regular conversation series, we hope to spark regular, continued discussion among section members and interested others about the fundamental archival action of appraisal. The questions for this month are: What are the challenges you face appraising and working with donors of born-digital materials? What software … Continue reading Third Thursday #4