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The Many Shapes of Archive-It [article]

Shawn M. Jones, Alexander Nwala, Michele C. Weigle, Michael L. Nelson
2018 arXiv   pre-print
We focus on the collections within Archive-It, a subscription service started by the Internet Archive in 2005 for the purpose of allowing organizations to create their own collections of archived web pages  ...  Finally, we use the descriptions of each collection to identify four semantic categories of Archive-It collections.  ...  ACKNOWLEDGMENTS This work supported in part by the Institute of Museum and Library Services (LG-71-15-0077-15).  ... 
arXiv:1806.06878v1 fatcat:xhhs44ywmbg2diufcsamsjvo7u

Seeing Archives: Postmodernism and the Changing Intellectual Place of Archives

Tom Nesmith
2002 The American Archivist  
It concludes with the suggestion that this understanding of the role archivists play will be pivotal in archiving the computerized record.  ...  Postmodernists emphasize the idea that there is no way to avoid or neutralize the limits of the mediating influences that shape our understandings of our worlds.  ...  Consciousness of the archival destination of a record may shape its initial inscription. What is usually seen as the effect of record creation-the archives-can in fact be one of its causes.  ... 
doi:10.17723/aarc.65.1.rr48450509r0712u fatcat:47vcjpaarjhhjhyel2bqsnfxve

The Current State of Academic Archives: A Procrustean Bed for Archival Principles?

William Maher
1989 The American Archivist  
subject interests of the archivist; and archival theory and principles.  ...  Archives of colleges and universities have evolved in response to a number of pressures and forces, most of which are beyond their control: the character, age, and mission of the parent institution; the  ...  Administrative location of the archives. A second major force shaping the archives is its administrative location within the institution.  ... 
doi:10.17723/aarc.52.3.l321kj4231153q10 fatcat:x4q4mynaang2dm2vfqhtwsiwqe

When Images Work Faster than Words The Integration of Content-Based Image Retrieval with the Northumbria Watermark Archive

A. Jean E. Brown, Richard Mulholland, Margaret Graham, Jon Riley, Vassil Vassilev, John Eakins, Karen Furness
2002 Restaurator. International journal for the preservation of library and archival material  
Although the standard was comprehensive it was difficult to apply to an electronic archive as it failed to address several fundamental principles of database design and many of the classification schemes  ...  While it may seem that digitisation of the source material is the most important aspect of any archive creation, in reality, it is represents a minor part of the creation of the archive, and more importantly  ... 
doi:10.1515/rest.2002.187 fatcat:m3rgnh66wzgaxfa77b5dxtg4lu

Open Ended Evolution of 3D Multicellular Development Controlled by Gene Regulatory Networks

Michal Joachimczak, Borys Wróbel
2012 Artificial Life 13  
The size of the genome and the size of the network are not limited.  ...  We analyze the evolutionary history in independent runs to see if a similar area of the phenotypic space is explored and discuss the features of evolutionary histories in the novelty search.  ...  Whenever a considerably novel (with novelty above a threshold) phenotype is discovered, it is copied to the archive, and it remains there as a representative of its type.  ... 
doi:10.7551/978-0-262-31050-5-ch010 dblp:conf/alife/JoachimczakW12 fatcat:o2j622zou5cm3abhseqn3q7h5a

3D Digital Archive of the Burghers of Calais [chapter]

Daisuke Miyazaki, Mawo Kamakura, Tomoaki Higo, Yasuhide Okamoto, Rei Kawakami, Takaaki Shiratori, Akifumi Ikari, Shintaro Ono, Yoshihiro Sato, Mina Oya, Masayuki Tanaka, Katsushi Ikeuchi (+1 others)
2006 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
First, we scanned the geometrical shape of the sculpture by using a laser range sensor.  ...  This paper describes our project to fill this need by digitally archiving the bronze statue, The Burghers of Calais.  ...  The Museum Project was conducted by the National Museum of Western Art and its director Masanori Aoyagi, as well as Prof. Ken Sakamura of The University of Tokyo, Prof.  ... 
doi:10.1007/11890881_44 fatcat:g5mvek5rsjel7fm2npluyxzh3i

Religion in Secular Archives: Soviet Atheism and Historical Knowledge. Oxford Series on History and Archives. By Sonja Luehrmann. [Review]

Joy Kingsolver
2017 Archival Issues  
It will be an important book for archivists who are interested in the ways we as archivists help to shape research and the narrative of history. It leaves us with much to think about and discuss.  ...  This is a tightly written book, packed with insights on the role of archives in research.  ...  She stresses the "multi-vocality" of these archives; since document creators quoted from many other sources, the archives preserve the voices of diverse perspectives.  ... 
doi:10.31274/archivalissues.11034 fatcat:5pojgkjkjzb2naxrl4jp6wxeza

Of mind and matter: the archive as object

Peter Lester
2018 Archives and records  
Despite this, it is the informational content of archives which is routinely given prominence over their material properties.  ...  Using the concept of the 'body schema' as a tool to understand how these reactions occur, the paper frames these discussions around specific examples of exhibited archives at the Petit Palais in Paris.  ...  of experience embodied within the archive and that we have the capacity to respond to documents on many levels.  ... 
doi:10.1080/23257962.2017.1407748 fatcat:sznpkx3oyncttjqmnnoq4srntu

Agents of Empire: How E. L. Mitchell's Photographs Shaped Australia

Ricardo L. Punzalan
2018 The American Archivist  
Baker also makes a point to highlight the importance of affect, or feelings, in the context of popular music heritage.  ...  The love and devotion that fuels amateur archival programs often keep their staffs engaged, the doors open, and the collection growing.  ...  It should be a must-read for archivists who wish to ponder the consequences of archival actions in the interpretation of photographs under their care.  ... 
doi:10.17723/0360-9081-81.2.523 fatcat:asjv7numsfgrrcmqsusnibjwka

Toward More Honest Description1

Jennifer Douglas
2016 The American Archivist  
It suggests that archivists need to more carefully consider three types of archives shaping: shaping by the archiving I; shaping by other interested parties; and shaping by the archivist.  ...  In the sections that follow, I examine each type of shaping-and its representation in various finding aids-in some detail.  ...  /or influence its contents and structure; 34 in many archives, family members, literary executors, and other custodians play a coaxing role, affecting through their actions the final shape of the archival  ... 
doi:10.17723/0360-9081.79.1.26 fatcat:6vaae2x7lzh33pdte7vaiiosoy

Locating Archives within the Landscape: Records, Memory and Place

Jeannette Bastian
2014 Public History Review  
What are the memory implications of the relationship between place, archives and community and how are traditional archives both the products of place as well as influencers themselves upon the landscape  ...  place and its relationship to records?  ...  How it is read depends on the persons doing the reading. The broader the reading, the broader becomes our understanding of the landscape and its many peoples.  ... 
doi:10.5130/phrj.v21i0.3822 fatcat:zcnt6a6kfnei5giur6gri4og2q

"Allan Fleming's Many Worlds" and "In Allan Fleming's Archive," special issues, The Devil's Artisan 62 and 63, edited by Martha Fleming

Mary Kandiuk
1969 Papers of the Bibliographical Society of Canada. Cahiers de la Societe bibliographique du Canada. Bibliographical Society of Canada  
Donnelly describes it as one of "the ones that got away" (he lost the commission); nevertheless, Fleming succeeded in shaping "the process which in turn shaped the design" (no. 63, 80).  ...  Many do not realize the extent to which they are familiar with the work of Allan Fleming.  ... 
doi:10.33137/pbsc.v48i1.21268 fatcat:ohsjacpt7vfbtd2gvoykwnotxu

A New Multi-objective Evolutionary Optimisation Algorithm: The Two-Archive Algorithm

Kata Praditwong, Xin Yao
2006 2006 International Conference on Computational Intelligence and Security  
It is unclear how well these MOEAs will perform on problems with a large number of objectives.  ...  The new algorithm separates non-dominated solutions into two archives, and is thus called the Two-Archive algorithm.  ...  Acknowledgement The authors are grateful to Felicity Simon for proof-reading the paper.  ... 
doi:10.1109/iccias.2006.294139 fatcat:luz7qbqq65f4xc6x3awehedcey

A New Multi-objective Evolutionary Optimisation Algorithm: The Two-Archive Algorithm [chapter]

Kata Praditwong, Xin Yao
2007 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
It is unclear how well these MOEAs will perform on problems with a large number of objectives.  ...  The new algorithm separates non-dominated solutions into two archives, and is thus called the Two-Archive algorithm.  ...  Acknowledgement The authors are grateful to Felicity Simon for proof-reading the paper.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-540-74377-4_11 fatcat:rofwl7xfzfc4lod7x63n275zti

Knowledge Discovery In Mega-Spectra Archives

Petr Škoda, Pavla Bromová, Lukáš Lopatovský, Andrej Palička, Jaroslav Vážný
2014 Zenodo  
Poster presented at the ADASS 2014 in Calgary  ...  Acknowledgements This work was supported by grants 13-08195S of Czech Science Foundation as well as the project RVO:67985815.  ...  For this research were used a number of spectra from Ondřejov 2m Perek telescope, public LAMOST DR1 survey and Sloan Digital Sky Survey.  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.50857 fatcat:52eig4ceqzchxcu2fagorf7dse
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