Exploring the Reaches of Privacy and Technology

"The first mental health institution to exclusively care for African Americans after the Civil War recently received needed digital treatment for its sensitive records. Thanks to a three-year $763,000 grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation in the spring of 2015, three faculty members in the School of Information at the University of Texas at Austin developed a digital archives that will preserve and provide access to a collection of historical records from Central State Hospital, a nearly 150-year-old mental institution in Petersburg, Virginia."


Lorrie Dong, "Exploring The Reaches Of Privacy And Technology," Archival Outlook, July/August 2016, http://www.bluetoad.com/publication/?i=319673&p=12&__scoop_post=3c214bf0-5df3-11e6-bf16-90b11c40440d&__scoop_topic=6009464#__scoop_post=3c214bf0-5df3-11e6-bf16-90b11c40440d&__scoop_topic=6009464