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John Snow website updated to use KORA

26 February on Announcements, Multimedia & Digital Archives, Project Highlights

The John Snow Archive and Research Companion has been updated from its original XHTML format to use KORA. Our content manager, Peter Vinten-Johansen, can now ingest and deliver digital texts, images, and their corresponding metadata through KORA. All items within […]

Article on H-Net preservation published as Society of American Archivists Campus Case Study

20 February on Announcements, Multimedia & Digital Archives

The article “Preserving the H-Net Academic Electronic Mail Lists” by MATRIX’s Electronic Records Archivist Lisa M. Schmidt has been published online as a Society of American Archivists Campus Case Study. To view this article visit http://www.archivists.org/publications/epubs/CampusCaseStudies/casestudies/Case11-Schmidt.pdf. This article is part […]

New African Activist Archive website launched

09 February on Africa, Announcements, Multimedia & Digital Archives, Project Highlights

MATRIX and the MSU African Studies Center have launched the redesigned and expanded African Activist Archive website. The more than 1300 photographs, posters, historical documents, political buttons, T-shirts, and streaming audio and video are a strong beginning at documenting the […]

KORA 1.0.0 released

08 January on Africa, Announcements, Multimedia & Digital Archives, Project Highlights, Serious Games

KORA 1.0.0 has been released. This full version release includes bug fixes from the KORA 1.0.0-beta release and additional features, including fixity checking and enhanced documentation. You can obtain KORA 1.0.0 from sourceforge: http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=212072

MATRIX Hosts Ribbon Cutting

03 May on Africa, Multimedia & Digital Archives

MATRIX and African Studies Center at Michigan State University hosted a ribbon cutting Friday May 2, 2008 at the Kellogg Hotel & Conference Center in honor of their recently launched websites Overcoming Apartheid and Community Video Education Trust. Among the […]

MATRIX Honored for Interdisciplinary Work

20 April on Multimedia & Digital Archives

MATRIX received the Excellence Award in Interdisciplinary Scholarship from the Michigan State University Chapter of The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi at their annual initiation ceremony and banquet held at the Kellogg Center on Saturday April 19, 2008. The […]