Here are some of the personal archiving resources discussed in the Student Employee workshop. Lots of great tips and advice for preserving your digital memories!
Digitization Projects at UNLV Libraries
Afraid your fragile photo will become damaged if you remove it from the album? Try taking a picture of it. Use a good camera, shoot it straight-on, and avoid light glares. Here are some more tips: http://dpbestflow.org/camera/camera-scanning
Found some old floppy disks and wondering what the heck is on them? Invest in a cheap external USB disk drive (or better yet, see if the library has one you can use there), and transfer any important files to a flash drive. More info on transferring from floppy to USB here: http://www.ehow.com/how_5950336_copy-data-floppy-usb-drive.html.
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