archival archival  /ɑr ˈkaɪ vəl/


  • (adj) of or relating to or contained in or serving as an archive


  1. For longer-lasting prints, use archival paper.
  2. The director of the Channel 4 show stressed it was fiction but with copious archival footage of Bush to give the shooting a creepy verismo.
  3. Determined to capture both the power and drama of the suffrage movement, the film's writers interviewed historians, delved into newspapers and studied archival photographs.


  1. Research and Markets: Survey of Library & Museum Archival Equipment & Supplies Purchasing Practices, 2012-13 Edition

    Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Survey of Library & Museum Archival Equipment &
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Carillon ERP Advances Productivity with KwikTag Integration

    Carillon® ERP’s unrivaled functionality and archival capabilities combined with KwikTag’s market-leading document management & workflow solution create an ERP System with exceptional value and low environmental impact. (PRWeb June 11, 2013) Read the full story at
    on June 12, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  3. SageCloud Raises $10 Million in Series B Funding

    SageCloud, Inc., a leader in ultra-reliable storage systems at disruptive price points for archival and backup data, announced today that it has completed a $10 Million Series B financing, which will be ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance


  1. "It is important for me that the user experience the high resolution music along with the archival visual material," Young said. "Previous technology required unacceptable quality compromises. The technology had not yet evolved to that...
    on May 6, 2008 By: Neil Young Source: AFP

  2. "This National Archives project will eliminate the worst archival storage space problem in the presidential library system and it will facilitate six years of work to expand the library," Kerry said in a statement. "This shovel-ready project...
    on Mar 11, 2009 By: John Kerry Source: FOXNews

  3. Burns said "Personal Chaff" is perhaps "the single greatest archival discovery we have ever made" and calls McIntosh the "one-man Greek chorus of the film."
    on Jul 21, 2007 By: Ken Burns Source: West Central Tribune

Word of the Day
pacify pacify
/ˈpæ sə ˌfaɪ /