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Series 11
Born digital materials

Scope and Content Note

The computers and related devices include: one Macintosh Performa 5400/180, one Macintosh PowerBook 5300c, two Macintosh PowerBook G3 models, and one SmartDisk FWFL60 FireLite 60GB 2.5” FireWire Portable Hard Drive. At present, only the Macintosh Performa 5400/180 has been processed.

Restrictions on Access

Use of the original computers and related devices is restricted. Access to the digital files is only available in the Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library (the Rose Library).

Researchers must contact the Rose Library in advance for access to unprocessed born digital materials in this collection. Collection restrictions, copyright limitations, or technical complications may hinder the Rose Library's ability to provide access to unprocessed born digital materials.

Box Folder Content
RRL Access copies of processed born digital material [Reading room access ONLY]
- - Macintosh Performa 5400/180 [Original RESTRICTED]
- - Macintosh Powerbook 5300c [Original RESTRICTED]
- - Macintosh Powerbook G3 [1] [Original RESTRICTED]
- - Macintosh Powerbook G3 [2] [Original RESTRICTED]
- - SmartDisk FWFL60 FireLite 60GB 2.5" FireWire Portable Hard Drive [Original RESTRICTED]
- - "CBS news-productions, 'Salman Rushdie biography,' producer: Shimkin, 8 documents, Microsoft Word and Pilotware," 3.5" floppy disk [Original RESTRICTED]