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Cross-institutional workflow analysis exercise

October 5, 2020

Learning object summary This is an exercise that asks students to select workflow diagrams from two different institutions and analyze how they represent human agents, technological agents, and the movement of digital objects. Students will not only compare and contrast … Continued

OSSArcFlow Guide to OAIS mapping exercise

October 5, 2020

Learning object summary This is an exercise that asks students to take the steps outlined in the OSSArcFlow Guide to Documenting Born-Digital Archival Workflows, a guide intended to assist collecting institutions to begin documenting their born-digital workflows, and map them … Continued

Visual workflow diagram translation exercise

October 5, 2020

Learning object summary This is an exercise that asks students to take a visual diagram of a born-digital archiving workflow and translate the visual elements into text-based narrative, using a tabular description template. This lesson uses and adapts deliverables from … Continued

Workflow modeling lesson and sticky notes exercise

October 5, 2020

Learning object summary These slides consist of a brief lesson that introduce students to workflows as models, describes process modeling, an in-class “sticky note” exercise, discussion questions, and real-world examples of born-digital processing workflows. Author(s) Cal Lee Content Lesson and … Continued

Curating Potentially Sensitive Information in Digital Collections

August 11, 2020

Learning object summary Students will learn why and how to identify personally identifiable information (PII) and other sensitive information within digital collections, as well as methods for redacting the information.  The unit includes two hands-on exercises: identifying potentially sensitive information … Continued