ARCHIVAL COLLECTIONS BLOG

Quotables: Best practices for digitizing historical books and paper documents (GCN)

Founding Principal Amy Anderson’s post in GCN covers the basics…
May 29, 2020/by Anderson Archival

Learn: Why Share an Online Collection?

Learn the appeal of building a shareable online library, and…
May 11, 2020/by Anderson Archival

Access to Your Archive: Make It Easy, Make a Difference

Why digitize?

This is the question many archive owners, collectors,…
March 31, 2020/by Anderson Archival

How Long Will Your Archive Last?

When most people hear the term “technology obsolescence,”…
March 10, 2020/by Anderson Archival

Learn: What Is Optical Character Recognition (OCR)?

Learn about a key part of the digitization process in Anderson…
February 25, 2020/by Anderson Archival

Quotables: 5 Tips for developing a paperless office (The Business Woman Media)

Founding Principal Amy Anderson’s post in The Business Woman…
February 17, 2020/by Anderson Archival

Building a Demonstration Collection, Part 1: First Steps

January 28, 2020/by Anderson Archival

Preservation Hesitation? Just Get Started!

Do you have a historical collection that deserves digital preservation…
January 14, 2020/by Anderson Archival

Quotables: 9 Ways Going Digital Can Increase Your Business’s Value (Home Business Mag)

Farica Chang’s post in Home Business Mag outlines the benefits…
January 8, 2020/by Anderson Archival

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays (2019)

Earlier this week we enjoyed a snowy Christmas gathering at our…
December 19, 2019/by Anderson Archival

Learn: What is a Digital Collection or Digital Library?

Learn about the concepts of digital collections and digital libraries…
December 16, 2019/by Anderson Archival

A Gift to the Future: 3 Goals of Digital Heritage and the Archives Showcasing Them

Why are collectors, organizations, and institutions bringing…
December 3, 2019/by Anderson Archival

Quotables: 5 Steps for Organizing Your Paperless Office (Young Upstarts)

Principal Farica Chang’s guest blog for Young Upstarts stresses…
December 3, 2019/by Anderson Archival

Quotables: 3 Ways to Improve Intelligent Capture with Human Touch (AIIM)

Mark Anderson’s guest blog at AIIM (The Association for Intelligent…
November 27, 2019/by Anderson Archival

Happy Thanksgiving: A Time for Gratitude

Last Saturday, Amy and nine members of the Anderson family gave…
November 26, 2019/by Anderson Archival

Quotables: Digital Archives (Grit Daily)

Principal Farica Chang shared the importance of digitizing your…
November 21, 2019/by Anderson Archival
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Generate Revenue from Your Online Collection

Is the perceived cost of digitally archiving your collection…
November 18, 2019/by Anderson Archival

Learn: What is Digital Document Restoration?

Learn about document restoration, both physical and digital,…
October 28, 2019/by Anderson Archival

Quotables: Where Will Your Legacy Be When You’re Gone (The Good Men Project)

Check out Mark Anderson’s recent guest contribution to The…
October 25, 2019/by Anderson Archival

Quotables: Q&A: Mark Anderson on how organizations can preserve their historical documents

Co-founder of Anderson Archival Mark Anderson recently interviewed…
October 16, 2019/by Anderson Archival

5 Factors That Can Affect the Timeframe of Your Archival Project

Is it finally time to kick off that digitization project you’ve…
October 1, 2019/by Anderson Archival

Transcription from the Crowd: Three Success Stories

The cost of paying for expert text recognition, proofreading,…
September 17, 2019/by Anderson Archival
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Who Will Use This Collection and How? All About Use Cases

Use cases. It’s simply a term for capturing the functional…
August 15, 2019/by Anderson Archival

Learn: Scanning 411

Learn all about scanning, backups, and what makes Anderson Archival's…
August 1, 2019/by Anderson Archival

Learn: What is Historical Document Digitiziation?

Learn what type of documents can be digitized, and an overview…
June 25, 2019/by Anderson Archival

Fires Rage, History Fades

Physical structures may feel like safe, permanent homes for…
May 14, 2019/by Anderson Archival

The Path to Funding Your Archival Project

You have big dreams and your organization has a big impact on…
April 30, 2019/by Anderson Archival

How It All Began: The Start of Anderson Archival

Before Anderson Archival, there was Anderson Technologies. It…
April 16, 2019/by Anderson Archival
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Firefighters Save Historic Documents Amid Museum Fire

A St. Louis museum was compromised by a fire this week, but thankfully…
April 1, 2019/by Anderson Archival