Edward McCain was deeply concerned as he watched the Tucson (Ariz.) Citizen, a newspaper he had once worked for, close its doors without a good system in place to preserve and access its print or online archives.
Read more at the Reynolds Journalism Institute blog: RJI, University of Missouri Libraries team up to address digital archiving of news
A mandate to preserve — a white paper (PDF) — was produced for the Newspaper Archive Summit Network by Victoria McCargar, veteran journalist, archivist and digital curation consultant.
Read more at the Reynolds Journalism Institute blog: Newspaper Archive Summit white paper suggests next steps for stakeholders
On April 10-12 scholars, journalists, newspaper publishers, librarians, digital archivists and digital newspaper vendors gathered at RJI for for “The Newspaper Archive Summit: Rescuing orphaned and digital content.”
Read more at the Reynolds Journalism Institute blog: Rescuing digital content: Notes from the Newspaper Archive Summit