The Life of a Record
Make an appointment with us to assess your organization’s materials.
We’ll learn about your collection and make plans for the future of your records.
Your organization signs a donor agreement and your records begin their life at Wilson Library.
Finally, we create a finding aid, so that researchers can locate your materials in our collection.
Your collection will be available for researchers to use as primary resources for things like scholarly articles, books and general knowledge.
After consulting with University Archives and signing the donor agreement:
Once you have discussed your donation with University Archives, you'll need to plan for the transfer process. This section of the guide provides some information about the transfer process.
Many social media and email services have the options to download your archive. If you're interested in having a personal record, more information on how to download your social media account archives below: