Encyclopedia Of Archival Science by Luciana DurantiEncyclopedia Of Archival Science by Luciana Duranti

Encyclopedia Of Archival Science

EditorLuciana Duranti, Patricia C. Franks

Hardcover | June 17, 2015

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Here is the first-ever comprehensive guide to archival principles and practices. Encyclopedia of Archival Science features 130 entries which cover every aspect of the profession. These entries range from the traditional basics (like appraisal and provenance) to today's necessities (digitization and digital curation). You'll also find biographies of the leading luminaries from archival history like Ernst Posner, Margaret Cross-Norton, and Philip Brooks). Historical and ethical components of practice are infused throughout the work.
Luciana Duranti is chair and professor of archival studies (MAS & PhD) at the University of British Columbia Patricia C. Franks is program coordinator for the Master of Archives and Records Administration (MARA) at San José State University.
Title:Encyclopedia Of Archival ScienceFormat:HardcoverDimensions:464 pages, 11.17 × 8.92 × 1.24 inPublished:June 17, 2015Publisher:Rowman & Littlefield PublishersLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0810888106

ISBN - 13:9780810888104


Editorial Reviews

The Encyclopedia of Archival Science is both timely and necessary. It provides a panoramic view of archival science theoretically and practically, from history to modern society, from the traditional basics of archives management to digital long term preservation. It will become a frequently-used tool for researchers and opens windows to the public for understanding archival science.