Digital Archiving Resources

National Archives and Records Administration: White Paper on Best Practices for the Capture of Social Media Records

Title

National Archives and Records Administration: White Paper on Best Practices for the Capture of Social Media Records

Subject

Curation

Description

Depicts the use of archiving by the National Archives and Records Administration, as well as other government departments. Through the use of tables, the application of various social media resources is organized by applicable department, their social media policies, social media resources currently in use, and excerpts from their social media policies for exampling.
The source not only outlines the use of social media for archiving via the government, but provides examples of applying policies and techniques for social media capture tools and methods, a table depicting various service providers of archiving capabilities, if they are a paid service, the product description and example of use, platforms, methods, and use.

Creator

National Archives and Records Administration

Publisher

National Archives

Date

2013 May

Contributor

Waddington, Calyn

Type

PDF

Bibliographic Citation

"National Archives and Records Administration: White Paper on Best Practices for the Capture of Social Media Records." National Archives, 2013, http://www.archives.gov/records-mgmt/resources/socialmediacapture.pdf.

Files

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Citation

National Archives and Records Administration, “National Archives and Records Administration: White Paper on Best Practices for the Capture of Social Media Records,” Digital Archiving Resources, accessed November 18, 2017, http://dar.cah.ucf.edu/items/show/310.