archives archives  /ˈɑr ˌkaɪvz/

Definition(s):

  • (n) collection of records especially about an institution

Usage(s):

  1. Not long ago I posted about a little trip we took through the world of self-service prorated super computing in order to scale out our digital archives.
  2. A small but influential number of celebrity architects are considering selling their archives as they continue to work.

News

  1. Archives given $2,500 to preserve mine maps

    A $2,500 grant will enable the Butte Archives to digitize an important piece of Butte history: The original maps of the first mining operations in the area.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: The Montana Standard

  2. Publication Archives

    PLEASE NOTE: This section of the website is for browsing archives. If you want to search the archives for a keyword or phrase, please use the search bar at the top of the page.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Sun Advocate

  3. Purdue archives gets Bible handed down among deans

    Purdue archives gets Bible handed down among deans (AP) — A Bible handed down among Purdue University's deans of students for the past century now has a place in the school's archives. The Dean's Bible was passed on to the archives during a ceremony Monday that marked a tradition that dates back to 1913 with Carolyn Shoemaker, who was Purdue's first dean of women, the Journal & Courier (http ...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: San Francisco Chronicle

Quotes

  1. "Google has already come up with new ways to organize hard-to-find information like images, newspaper archives, scholarly papers, books, and geographic data. Once we've completed our acquisition of ITA, we'll work on creating new flight search tools...
    on Jul 2, 2010 By: Marissa Mayer Source: International Business Times

  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. "It's a little something I pulled out of the archives right there," said Butler, who, like most of his teammates, has been struggling with his shot. "I want to go with the '80s theme, so I put 'Tough Juice' on the back. It'll help my rhythm...
    on Apr 24, 2008 By: Caron Butler Source: SI.com

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