ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Old Archival Laws, New Archives

Digital records are radically different from paper records, both in their form as well as nature, and present new opportunities as well as challenges. Unfortunately, both legal and institutional structures remain oblivious to these challenges. This article lists the problems with the present archival system and points to the way ahead to develop a new archival culture for the digital age. Otherwise we risk losing the chance to archive our present for future generations.

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