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
Want to keep your old textbooks, but don't want to lug them around when you move? Get a heavy-duty paper cutter, slice off the binding, scan the pages using a sheet-fed scanner, and save the file on a thumb drive. Presto, a D.I.Y. e-book! Recycle the rest, and save your back during your next move.
Personal Archiving 101: Still wondering how to make the switch from paper to digital? You're not alone! Here are some great tips: http://lifehacker.com/5834281/how-to-mostly-make-the-switch-to-digital-when-youre-addicted-to-and-sometimes-still-need-paper
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
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