ERIC Number: EJ370800
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1988
On the Preservation of Human- and Machine-Readable Records.
Mallinson, John C.
Information Technology and Libraries, v7 n1 p19-23 Mar 1988
Describes the findings of the Committee on Preservation of the National Archives and Record Service, which compared the effectiveness of machine readable records and microfilm as storage media for archives. Discussion of the disadvantages of machine readable records focuses primarily on the rapid changes in technology. (4 references) (CLB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Policymakers; Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A