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  • Preserving family papers 

    Montgomery, Philip L. (2011)
    A guide to preserving family archives at home.
  • Rice University's experiments in Second Life 

    Montgomery, Philip L. (2011)
    A description of Rice University's experimental participation in Second Life, 2008-2009.
  • International Treasures at the Woodson Research Center 

    Focke, Amanda York (2008-11)
    A presentation introducing a sampling of the international rare books, manuscripts, and Rice University archives available at the Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University. Given as part of the "International ...
  • A brief look at book closures 

    Focke, Amanda York (2008-10)
    A brief look at the history of various book closures such as metal clasps, leather or fabric ties, pin and hole closures, using examples from the collections of the Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University. ...
  • Tools for Locating Archival Resources 

    Focke, Amanda York (2008-10)
    An introduction to on-line tools used to locate archival materials. These tools include websites featuring large groups of archival finding aids and traditional library catalog records for archives. Originally presented ...
  • Implementing Encoded Archival Description (EAD) : A quick start guide 

    Focke, Amanda York (2008-10)
    An introduction to Encoded Archival Description (EAD), examples of its use today and possible future uses, and quick guide to the software, files, standards and general principles needed to implement EAD. First presented ...
  • More Pixels, Less Process: Decision making for minimal process digitization 

    Focke, Amanda York (2008-08)
    Presenting a minimal process digitization approach for digitizing archival materials (at the folder level with minimal metadata), as compared to a more common full process approach at the individual item level with extensive ...
  • Describing Archival Collections So Visitors Can Find Them On-line 

    Focke, Amanda York (2008-03)
    An overview of various ways archival repositories can post information about their collections on-line so that users can easily find them. Originally presented at the Texas Association of Museums annual meeting, March ...
  • Describing Images for the Digital Environment 

    Focke, Amanda York (2007-05)
    How archivists can translate their skills for describing materials at the collection to describing materials at the item level, with a focus on describing images for on-line access. First presented at the Society of Southwest ...