LBSCI 732 - Introduction to Archival Studies
Introduction to Archival Studies
This course provides an introduction to the theory and practice of managing archives and manuscript collections. The course will cover the theoretical basis for preserving and using historical records; the role of the archivist; and the various types of archives and manuscript repositories as well as the techniques of acquisition; arrangement; description; preservation; reference; and the handling of special formats such as photographs, moving images, sound recordings, and electronic records.
Academic Progress Units
Repeat For Credit