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Personal Digital Archiving Handouts and Videos

These "how-to" tips and guidance have been developed based on questions and comments from attendees at our personal archiving events. While not intended to be comprehensive on every format listed below, they may offer individuals additional information regarding a specific personal digital information archiving project.

Please see our additional resources page for updated web resources that may assist your patrons in their search.

Digital Photographs

Digital Audio

Digital Video

Electronic Mail

Personal Digital Records


Storage and Media Guidance

These "how-to" handouts are about general topic. They are intended to assist you at high-level with technical considerations you may encounter.

More Videos

Here are a selection of videos illustrating why digital preservation is important.

These videos are also available for viewing on the Library's YouTube channel and iTunesU.


Additional Resources

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