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Wednesday, May 13 2020

Ownership, responsibility, activity

A word about the way things may turn out with community activity, It is sometimes useful to talk about community archiving activity as an initiative, rather than the more common term, project. The word "initiative" suggests a continuing process rather than one that needs action for a  […]

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Thursday, January 17 2013

The purpose of this web site

It seems that many communities have a need to archive information or to maintain a local store of heritage and culture.  In Assynt, in the north west Highlands of  Scotland, the community had exactly that urge, but the physical space and continuous commitment required for a physical archive seemed  […]

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