[Humanist] 26.73 crowdsourcing the US National Archives

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Sat Jun 9 22:49:23 CEST 2012


                  Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 26, No. 73.
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        Date: Sat, 09 Jun 2012 04:15:28 -0500
        From: amsler at cs.utexas.edu
        Subject: The US National Archives starts using crowdsourcing
        In-Reply-To: <20120601213052.74DC1282485 at woodward.joyent.us>

This program would seem to offer ideas for archives and museums everywhere.
In these times of declining budgets, providing the tools for the  
puclic to contribute to collections development would seem essential.  
NARA shows how it can be done in this interface.

http://www.archives.gov/citizen-archivist/





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