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Science in Action (television show) Archive

From 1950-1966 the California Academy of Sciences produced "Science in Action", which was the first syndicated live science television program in the country. The episodes featured below were digitized in August of 2013 through a generous donation from the California Academy of Sciences' Steinhart Aquarium.

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Digital Humanities: How Everyone Can Get a Library Card to the World’s Most Exclusive Collections Online

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What would happen if the Pope’s library were accidentally burnt? Or what if the Dead Sea Scrolls were damaged in some way? Learn about how an emerging field of study is helping to preserve and analyze these artifacts—and how you can help.
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Ginsberg, RFK among PSU salvaged audio - KOIN.com

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Ginsberg, RFK among PSU salvaged audio
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Original audio from than more than 200 speeches given by some of the largest names in modern American history — Robert F.
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ResourceBlog Article: Wellcome Library Changes Access Policy for Digital Archives

ResourceBlog Article: Wellcome Library Changes Access Policy for Digital Archives | DigArch | Scoop.it
From Wellcome Library :

You no longer need to register to access the majority of our digitised archives – approximately 30,000 items.
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USM leading the way in preserving histories from Civil Rights movement - WDAM-TV

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USM leading the way in preserving histories from Civil Rights movement WDAM-TV Once the tapes have been digitized, the new recordings will be made available online through the Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive and the Mississippi Digital...
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This Music Video Changes Every Time You Watch It… - Digital Music News

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This Music Video Changes Every Time You Watch It…
Digital Music News
600 clips from the public-domain Prelinger Archives randomly generate in time to the music, according to The Creator's Project.
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The PDF’s Place in a History of Paper Knowledge: An Interview with Lisa Gitelman | The Signal: Digital Preservation

The PDF’s Place in a History of Paper Knowledge: An Interview with Lisa Gitelman | The Signal: Digital Preservation | DigArch | Scoop.it
The PDF’s Place in a History of Paper Knowledge: An Interview with Lisa Gitelman. A blog post at "The Signal: Digital Preservation" on 2014-06-16.
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Virtual Library (Publications Getty)

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Books in the fields of art, photography, archaeology, architecture, conservation, and the humanities for both general and specialized audiences.
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The Machine That's Saving the History of Recorded Sound - The Atlantic

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The Machine That's Saving the History of Recorded Sound
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How IRENE works: It's basically a digital-imaging device. So, say you have a vinyl record you want to preserve.
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The Digital Preservation Daily

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The Digital Preservation Daily, by Zeïneb Gharbi: updated automatically with a curated selection of articles, blog posts, videos and photos. (The Digital Preservation Daily is out!
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Mining data archives yields haul of 'red nuggets' - Science Codex

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Mining data archives yields haul of 'red nuggets' Science Codex To find nearby examples, Damjanov and her colleagues Margaret Geller, Ho Seong Hwang, and Igor Chilingarian (Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory) combed through the database of the...
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Nonprofits allowed to scan and store books to enable full-text search - Washington Post

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Nonprofits allowed to scan and store books to enable full-text search
Washington Post
Indeed, we can discern little or no resemblance between the original text and the results of the HDL [HathiTrust Digital Library] full‐text search.
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DigArch: Digital Archives News | A News Aggregator for Digital Archivists

DigArch: Digital Archives News | A News Aggregator for Digital Archivists | DigArch | Scoop.it
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Saving old software from extinction in the age of cloud computing

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Will cloud-dependent software leave anything behind for future historians?
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The Labs @ CLP | New Positions, New Spaces | DigArch: Digital Archives News

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Open Source Digital Forensics Adapted for Archival and Memory Institutions - Digital scholarship blog

BitCurator Version 0.9.12 is available Not far to Version 1.0 ! There have been "dramatic changes in the status of digital forensics within LAMs (Libraries, Archives and Museums) in just a few years".
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Salmon and Aztec Ruins add virtual-tour exhibits for visitors - Farmington Daily Times

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Salmon and Aztec Ruins add virtual-tour exhibits for visitors
Farmington Daily Times
The touch-screen exhibit was created by Paul Reed, a preservation archaeologist at Salmon Ruins, and Douglas Gann, a digital programmer.
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Long time posting, finally digital preservation resources!

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After my whirlwind tour across the middle of the United States via I-35,  I have landed at my parent's house in Minneapolis where it is about 10-20 degrees cooler than Texas and a heckuvalot* wette...
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June Library of Congress Digital Preservation Newsletter Now Available | Coffeehouse

June Library of Congress Digital Preservation Newsletter Now Available | Coffeehouse | DigArch | Scoop.it
RT @copheehaus: [Blog] "June Library of Congress Digital Preservation Newsletter Now Available" http://t.co/yiOuS8jLkM
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All that Big Data Is Not Going to Manage Itself...

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All that Big Data Is Not Going to Manage Itself: Part Two. A blog post at "The Signal: Digital Preservation" on 2014-05-28.
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Preserving Digital and Software-Based Artworks: Recap of a NDSA Discussion | The Signal: Digital Preservation

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Preserving Digital and Software-Based Artworks: Recap of a NDSA Discussion. A blog post at "The Signal: Digital Preservation" on 2014-06-13.
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Digital archaeology and open source - opensource.com

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Digital archaeology and open source opensource.com Yet within their own contexts, each of the digital datasets that form the DINAA base layer is extremely successful, as a tool to promote local preservation, as resource guides, and for statistical...
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Preserving ancient wisdom - Wicked Local Walpole

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Preserving ancient wisdom
Wicked Local Walpole
CAMBRIDGE - Thanks to cutting-edge technology, the history of Tibet's spiritual and philosophic wisdom has been preserved in a vast digital library for all time.
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“Digitization and Digital Preservation: A Review of the Literature” | LJ INFOdocket

“Digitization and Digital Preservation: A Review of the Literature” | LJ INFOdocket | DigArch | Scoop.it
[San Jose State University SLIS] Digitization and Digital Preservation : A Review of the Literature - http://t.co/tqnVRhX3kY
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