Research Labs

ARC: Archives Research and Collaboration Lab

Director: Ricky Punzalan

ARC studies and develops innovative approaches, systems, strategies, and tools to foster sustainable futures for archives, preservation, and digital curation.

http://archivescollaboratory.umd.edu/


SALT: Sustainable Archives and Leveraging Technologies

Director: Richard Marciano

saltSALT is an interdisciplinary lab, which focuses on the long-term preservation of digital cultural and research assets at scale. SALT is an acronym for
SustainAbiLiTy and uses as its logo the two thousand year-old ancient Chinese pictograph for salt (“yan”) which is a metaphor for the integration of policy, governance, infrastructure, and content.

http://salt.umd.edu