An essay on the preservation of data through time. Regardless of media (oral, written, computer-based), data are preserved only temporarily on media and for the long term by copying. The article suggests specific principles that should consistently govern the copying and preservation of data.
Data, Library, Copying, Preservation, Jehu
Cultural History | Digital Humanities | Intellectual History | Oral History
This work is copyright © 2014 by Ted A. Campbell (all rights reserved worldwide) and is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0/. This license provides that this distribution of “The Missing Memory of Jehu” may be copied freely so long as it is copied unaltered and is not distributed for profit.
Campbell, Ted A., "The Missing Memory of Jehu: An Essay on the Preservation of Data through Time" (2014). Perkins Faculty Research and Special Events. 2.