By Luciana Duranti,Patricia C. Franks

Here is the first-ever finished advisor to archival strategies, rules, and practices.

Encyclopedia of Archival technology features 154 entries, which tackle each element of archival specialist wisdom. those entries diversity from conventional rules (like appraisal and provenance) to today’s demanding situations (digitization and electronic preservation). They current the recommendations of top luminaries like Ernst Posner, Margaret Cross-Norton, and Philip Brooks in addition to these of up to date authors and emerging students. historic and moral parts of perform are infused during the paintings.

Edited by way of Luciana Duranti from the collage of British Columbia and Patricia C. Franks from San José country college, this landmark paintings used to be overseen by means of a piece of writing board constituted of best archivists and archival educators from each continent: Adrian Cunningham (Queensland nation records, Australia), Fiorella Foscarini (University of Toronto and college of Amsterdam), Pat Galloway (University of Texas at Austin), Shadrack Katuu (International Atomic power Agency), Giovanni Michetti (University of Rome los angeles Sapienza), Ken Thibodeau (National records and files management, US), and Geoffrey Yeo (University university London, UK).

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