Information Access Seminar
Stewardship II. The Cultural Record and Its evolution in the digital age
Friday, October 7, 2016
3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
107 South Hall
This talk will focus on scoping and understanding the nature of the cultural record and how this is changing as more and more material is produced and distributed in digital form. It will include consideration of the relationship between the scholarly record and the broader cultural record. several brief case studies of particular classes of material that are part of the cultural record and how they are evolving will be explored: books, music, news, the web, ephemera, and personal and family information and records.