Unwrapping the Archives

The Texas Record

When most people think of archives, the first thing that comes to mind is Indiana Jones swinging on vines and storing artifacts in giant rooms. The State Archives house some of the most important records of Texas history within its stacks. Archives have something for everyone and topic!

Archives: Turning Collective Wisdom into Strength

Information Governance Perspectives

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Parler Content Forcibly Archived by Researchers After Riot

Data Breach Today

Terabytes of Videos, Images and Posts From Conservative Social Media Site Saved Terabytes' worth of posts, images and videos from conservative social media site Parler have been forcibly obtained by security researchers, who have archived the material for investigators in the wake of the violent riot at the U.S. Capitol.

Researcher Builds Parler Archive Amid Amazon Suspension

Threatpost

A researcher scraped and archived public Parler posts before the conservative social networking service was taken down by Amazon, Apple and Google. Privacy amazon Data Scraping Parler social media Web Archive

Use It, Save It, Or Lose It: Spring Cleaning for Information Governance

Speaker: Speakers Michelle Kirk of Georgia Pacific, Darla White of Sanofi, & Scott McVeigh of Onna

As an organization’s most valuable asset, data should be cared for and integrated, managed, archived, and deleted as appropriate. Join Onna, Georgia Pacific, and Sanofi for this on-demand webinar as they discuss proactive, practical steps for kicking off your organization's own digital cleanup.

October is Archives Month

The Texas Record

Each October, Texas joins archival repositories across the nation to celebrate Archives Month and promote the preservation of our country’s documentary heritage. News from the TSLAC Out of the Stacks Blog : Texas archival institutions, repositories and organizations are offering exhibits and activities as we raise awareness about what archives have in our holdings and what archivists do with our collections.

Webinar Recap: Web Archiving for Compliance—Getting All of Your Dynamic Content

Hanzo Learning Center

Compliance Archiving web archive Hanzo Dynamic Capture web preservation dynamic web capture Regulatory Compliance web archivingWebsites today are more complex, sophisticated, and multifaceted than ever before.

What Happens to Electronic Records in the Archives?

The Texas Record

The Archives and information services division at the Texas State Library and Archives Commission (TSLAC) has a sophisticated electronic records processes. What is metadata, and why is it so important when archiving electronic records?

Fire takes four days to extinguish at Krakow City Council Archives

IG Guru

The post Fire takes four days to extinguish at Krakow City Council Archives appeared first on IG GURU. Archives Disaster Recovery IG News Information Destruction Risk News Fire Krakow City Council ArchivesCheck out the article on this unfortunate event.

Digital Preservation Software Company Offers Free Digital Archives Starter Solution

IG Guru

The post Digital Preservation Software Company Offers Free Digital Archives Starter Solution appeared first on IG GURU. Archives Business Featured IG News Storage Digital Archives Digital Preservation Preservica Starter

Archive-It Partner News, June 2021

Archive-It

by the Archive-It team. Welcome Archives Unleashed Cohorts. Please join us in welcoming the first Archives Unleashed cohorts! In case you missed it, you can catch up on the latest progress to integrate Archive-it with the Archives Unleashed project here.

Trailblazing record holder: Margaret Cross Norton wrote the book on archives via the Illinois Times

IG Guru

In 1995 the Illinois General Assembly voted to name the State Archives building the Margaret Cross Norton Building. The post Trailblazing record holder: Margaret Cross Norton wrote the book on archives via the Illinois Times appeared first on IG GURU.

Australia National Archives launches new commonwealth records management policy via The Mandarin

IG Guru

The post Australia National Archives launches new commonwealth records management policy via The Mandarin appeared first on IG GURU. Archives Compliance IG News Record Retention Records Management David Fricker National Archives of Australia PolicyCheck out the article here.

Machine learning and big data are unlocking Europe’s archives via Horizon Magazine

IG Guru

The post Machine learning and big data are unlocking Europe’s archives via Horizon Magazine appeared first on IG GURU. AI Archives Business IG News Archive Europe Machine LearningCheck out the article here.

The erosion of the national archives is indicative of Australia’s increasing militarisation of history and culture via The Guardian

IG Guru

The post The erosion of the national archives is indicative of Australia’s increasing militarisation of history and culture via The Guardian appeared first on IG GURU. Archives IG News Information Governance Risk News Standards Storage Australia Paul Daley The Guardian

5 Major Differences Between Backup vs Archive

InfoGoTo

Backup vs archive. Let’s explore the five key differences between backup vs archive technologies. An archive is historical data you must keep long-term retention reasons, such as compliance. Solutions: Backup and archive solve different problems.

Archives Unleashed and Archive-It Program Update

Archive-It

by the Archive-It team. Since 2017, Archive-It and the Archives Unleashed Project have worked together on several shared efforts to support web archival research for social science and humanities scholars.

Specially Crafted ZIP archives allow bypassing secure email gateways

Security Affairs

Experts observed a new phishing campaign that used a specially crafted ZIP archive that was designed to bypass secure email gateways to distribute malware. The structure of a ZIP archive contains compressed data, information about the compressed files and a single “End of Central Directory” (EOCD) record, that delimits the end of the archive structure. When experts attempted to open the ZIP archive with WinRar version 3.30

Writers Needed for The Project: The Handbook of Archival Practice

IG Guru

The post Writers Needed for The Project: The Handbook of Archival Practice appeared first on IG GURU. Archives IG News Standards The Project WritersPhoto by Hannah Olinger on Unsplash Email Dr. Pat Franks directly, even though the website says the call for writers is closed.

Case study - United Airlines Can Revisit the Past, Thanks to Hanzo’s Dynamic Website Archives

Hanzo Learning Center

Because it was spending too much time creating archives that often didn’t meet its needs, United needed a dynamic capture method that would operate automatically and preserve all of its website content in a functional, future-proof format. Objective.

Welcome new Archive-It managers!

Archive-It

by the Archive-It team. Archive-It and the Internet Archive’s Web Group welcomed two new program managers this spring. He is excited to support the web archiving community and use his skills to drive growth and help deliver on our mission.

AN INTERNET ARCHIVE LAWSUIT THREATENS GAMING HISTORY via COG Connected

IG Guru

The post AN INTERNET ARCHIVE LAWSUIT THREATENS GAMING HISTORY via COG Connected appeared first on IG GURU. Archives Business Information Governance Records Management COG Connected Gaming HistoryCheck out the post here.

Coffee Chat: Email Archiving!

The Schedule

February 19th 2pm- 3pm EST. Please join the Records Management and College & Universities Sections as they co-host our next coffee chat on the exciting topic of email archiving! Email by its nature presents challenges to archival preservation including the variety of email message formats, message components, and the interrelationships between messages and attachments. Link to virtual meeting.

Drupal fixed a new flaw related PEAR Archive_Tar library

Security Affairs

Drupal development team released security updates to address a vulnerability that resides in the PEAR Archive_Tar third-party library. The Drupal development team has released security updates to address the CVE-2020-36193 vulnerability in the PEAR Archive_Tar third-party library.

Celebrating Archives – the Teachers, Witnesses and Resistance of Our Time via The Wire

IG Guru

Interesting read about archives post WWII through today in response to International Archives Week. The post Celebrating Archives – the Teachers, Witnesses and Resistance of Our Time via The Wire appeared first on IG GURU.

The Governance and Recordkeeping Around the World Newsletter April 2021 Edition available via Library and Archives Canada

IG Guru

The post The Governance and Recordkeeping Around the World Newsletter April 2021 Edition available via Library and Archives Canada appeared first on IG GURU. Check out the post here.

Archives*RM Testimonial #6

The Schedule

This testimonial about the intersections of archives and records management comes from Lori Eaton, Archivist at Found Archives, LLC. It also requires a generous definition of what constitutes a record with archival value.

FAQ: How does web archiving fit into records management?

The Texas Record

Web archiving involves using software to take periodic snapshots to preserve as much data as you need about your organization’s website, including any associated metadata.

Microsoft 365 & Gimmal: The Modern Approach to SAP Archiving

Gimmal

So why is your SAP archiving based on an ECM architecture of the past ? archiving office 365 Records Management sap sap and sharepoint records in the cloud intelligent records managementYour organization has made the move to Microsoft 365 , a modern Content Services platform.

Archive-It Partner News, April 2021

Archive-It

by the Archive-It team. Archiving the Black Diaspora. In case you missed it, you can watch Archiving the Black Diaspora here. The next open call with the Internet Archive staff and Archive-It partners will happen on April 21, at 10 a.m. Archive-It Partner News

Archives*RM Testimonial #5

The Schedule

This testimonial about the intersections of archives and records management comes from Elizabeth McGorty, Archivist & Records Manager for Brooklyn Navy Yard Development Corporation.

Smart archiving for proactive organizations

Hanzo Learning Center

What would “smart” archiving look like for an organization? Compliance Archiving

Publisher Lawsuit Against Internet Archive Puts Future of Book Ownership In Question via WDET.org

IG Guru

The post Publisher Lawsuit Against Internet Archive Puts Future of Book Ownership In Question via WDET.org appeared first on IG GURU. Archives IG News Information Governance Risk News Book Ownership Intellectual Property LawsuitCheck out the article here.

7 Elements in Modern Websites That Your Current Archiving Solution Might Be Missing

Hanzo Learning Center

Compliance website collection Archiving website content Regulatory Compliance web archiving preserving websiteRemember what websites used to look like back in the day?

Why Digital Archives Expand Access and Awareness

IG Guru

I was once the director of an archival collection related to historical buildings around the world. Here was my challenge: the archives was institutional with no public access, and I was a […]. The post Why Digital Archives Expand Access and Awareness appeared first on IG GURU. Archives IG News Information Governance Records Management Digital Archives Margot Note

Welcome new Archive-It software engineers!

Archive-It

by the Archive-It team. Archive-It welcomed two new Software Engineers this spring. The newest additions to our growing engineering team join us with a diverse set of past experiences and are excited to support and contribute to Archive-It processes.

The Great Archival Cooking Challenge

Unwritten Record

As you may remember from NARA’s exhibit “ What’s Cooking Uncle Sam “, there are records related to food throughout the holdings of the National Archives! Archives Fun archival recipes baking Cooking cornbread drop scones Food meatloaf Nancy Reagan pancakes Pat Nixon pie Queen Elizabeth recipe soup

Archive-It Partner News, March 2021

Archive-It

by the Archive-It team. The Archive-It team is excited to announce two new services: Redirection Service : Eliminate dead links from your website automatically. Waybackfill Service : Add captures from the Internet Archive’s Wayback Machine to your web collections.

Archives*RM Testimonial #1

The Schedule

I have plenty of personal and some anecdotal evidence that good records management contributes to good archives. But with enough people demonstrating a desire to explore these intersections, I decided one good avenue to pursue would be collecting testimonials from practitioners who see the value of RM to archival work.

Archive-It Partner News, May 2021

Archive-It

by the Archive-It team. 50+ public libraries have joined Community Webs to document local history and the lives of their patrons through web archiving. Meet them and learn more much about the program here on the Internet Archive blog. Introducing Archive-It Sponsored. Please help the Archive-It team in welcoming our two newest program managers, Kody Willis and Mirage Berry! Get to know Kody and Mirage here on the Archive-It blog. Archive-It Partner News