Collection Stored Off-Site

All or portions of this collection are housed off-site. Materials can still be requested but researchers should expect a delay of up to two business days for retrieval.

Series 11
Born digital material, 1995-2005
Boxes AV3, RRL

Scope and Content Note

Born digital materials include files taken from 146 3.5" floppy disks, four Zip disks, two optical discs, and one external hard drive. Materials part of the 2017 addition. Files include articles and electronic clippings, documents, photographs, teaching materials, and Veterans of Hope materials dating from 1995 to 2005.

Arrangement Note

Arranged into four folders: (1) Floppy disks, (2) Hard drive, (3) Optical discs, and (4) Zip disks.Access copies retain original folder titles and file names.

Restrictions on access

Access to processed born digital materials is only available in the Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library (the Rose Library). Use of the original digital media is restricted.

Processing Note

Forensic disk images were created from the floppy disks using Kryoflux, and from the Zip disks, optical discs, and hard drive using GuyMager. Individual files were extracted using FTK Imager and scanned for viruses using McAfee’s anti-virus software; none were found. Duplicate and system files have been removed, and files were scanned for personally identifiable information; none were found. Text-based files were migrated to PDF using Adobe Acrobat and image files were migrated to JPG using Microsoft Paint. File dates have been changed from the original creation date. Access copies retain original folder titles and file names.

Box Folder Content
RRL Access copies of processed born digital material [Reading room access ONLY]
AV3 Born digital material