Preservation and Access: Humanities Collections and Reference Resources

Period of Performance

4/1/2012 - 3/31/2013

Funding Totals

$30,000.00 (approved)
$30,000.00 (awarded)

Storage of Electronic Files of the Senatorial Papers of Joseph R. Biden, Jr.

FAIN: PW-51259-12

University of Delaware (Newark, DE 19711-3651)
Susan Brynteson (Project Director: February 2012 to August 2013)

The University of Delaware Library requests a $30,000 grant to help support the cost of one dedicated server plus archival materials for immediate preservation related to the processing of an archive of American History and Government which is complete, comprehensive, and covers 35 years of significant national public life. The topics include numerous aspects of foreign affairs including the wars in Vietnam and Irag; numerous judiciary appointments including those to the Supreme Court; and much environmental and other important domestic legislation.