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Archive: September 2013 (3 Posts)

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Content Matters: An Interview with Edward McCain of the Reynolds Journalism Institute

Posted by: Mike Ashenfelder

For this installment of the Content Matters interview series of the National Digital Stewardship Alliance Content Working Group I interviewed Edward McCain, digital curator of journalism at the Donald W. Reynolds Journalism Institute¬†and the University of Missouri Libraries. The University of Missouri Libraries joined the NDSA this past summer. Ashenfelder: What is RJI’s relationship to …

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Digital Preservation Pioneer: Sam Brylawski

Posted by: Mike Ashenfelder

When Sam Brylawski was a teenager he had to write a paper for his high school American history class about Gershwin’s “Rhapsody in Blue,” so he did something that was ambitious for a high school student: he traveled to the Library of Congress to examine the composition’s original manuscript in the Gershwin collection. Brylawski found …