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Instructional Videos - Preserving Historical Records

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Donating Your Materials

Donating Your Materials

Join Kathleen Roe, Director of Operations for the New York State Archives, as she discusses working with a historical repository to care for your materials. Learn what a repository does when it accepts a donation and what your role and rights are as a donor. (5 minutes)

Matting and Framing

Matting and Framing

Sue Bove, paper conservator at the New York State Archives, discusses matting and framing. (3 minutes)

Preserving Electronic Records

Preserving Electronic Records

Learn from Stephen Goodfellow of Access Systems Consulting how to get your electronic records program off the ground (8 videos averaging 15 minutes each). Presented by the New York State Historical Records Advisory Board.

Taking Care of Digital Files

Taking Care of Digital Files

Bonita Weddle, electronic records archivist at the New York State Archives, discusses the preservation of digital files. (5 minutes)

Taking Care of Drawings

Taking Care of Drawings

Sue Bove, paper conservator at the New York State Archives, discusses the preservation of drawings. (2 minutes)

Taking Care of Newspapers

Taking Care of Newspapers

Sue Bove, paper conservator at the New York State Archives, discusses the preservation of newspapers. (1 minute)

Taking Care of Photographs

Taking Care of Photographs

Sue Bove, paper conservator at the New York State Archives, discusses the preservation of photographs. (3 minutes)

What to Save and How: and Introduction

What to Save and How: An Introduction

Join Margie Miller (Widow of Joel Miller, World Trade Center 9/11/2001) as she learns about saving and caring for her 9/11 mementos in a conversation with Hofstra University Archivist Geri Solomon. (10 minutes)