CHAPTER 15

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Glossary of Terms

What follows is a brief glossary of some terms found in this text. Online, Ralph Windsor generated the building of a more global glossary of DAM terms and definitions; you can read this collaborative work at http://damglossary.org/. Likewise, A Glossary of Archival and Records Terminology by Richard Pearce-Moses provides more depth to much of the terminology behind preservation and archives vocabulary; it can be found at http://www2.archivists.org/glossary.

Accession—to accession a group or collection of digital assets is to take these assets in for the purposes of inventory, arrangement, description, and access. ...

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