Class Description

Spring 2020

[INF 392K] Digital Archiving and Preservation

Unique ID: 27780 Patricia Galloway
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm Syllabus
UTA 1.210A


Examines the permanent archiving of digital information. Covers media refreshment, emulation, migration, and electronic records repository construction and administration. Case study projects involving campus repositories and off-campus institutions. Students use legacy hardware and software and digital forensics tools to preprocess digital collections for repository storage. Also explores issues in long-term electronic records preservation. Three lecture hours a week for one semester.


Graduate standing and consent of instructor.