Category Archives: General News

The perfect partnership for digitizing and putting local archives online.

Newspaper publishers want to digitize their archives, particularly those held in bound volumes, but often lack the resources and time to get it done.  Historical societies and museums also want those archives online accessible so they’re proving to be a … Continue reading

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Helping historical societies preserve archive material.

Your historical society has been entrusted with a newspaper archive.  Now what? Across the country, millions of pages of newspaper archives have been entrusted to local historical societies for preservation but many newspaper archives are deteriorating to the point of … Continue reading

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Archiving academic newspaper archives.

ArchiveInABox is pleased to work with so many high school and universities to digitally preserve and provide access for their newspaper and yearbook archives.  These publications provide unique insight into the history of schools and universities and they are loved … Continue reading

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See you at the Texas Press Association MidWinter Conference

Texas newspapers interested in preserving and making their archives more accessible will be able to learn more about ArchiveInABox and how it can help during the Texas Press Association MidWinter Conference and Trade Show in Frisco this month.  Our team … Continue reading

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How to consolidate all of your archive content.

SmallTownPapers’ flagship service platform, ArchiveInABox, now allows you to consolidate all archive content in one place where it’s easily managed and searched. With ArchiveInABox, you receive a dedicated webpage and management interface to archive all articles, print and online, and … Continue reading

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A one-stop for digitally preserving archives.

At ArchiveInABox, we specialize in digitizing bound volume and loose printed archives but our services go far beyond that. We also have products for easy digitization of microfilm and we now have a program in place to help newspaper publishers … Continue reading

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Archives as a revenue generator for newspapers.

People have long tried to find the best way to monetize archive content.  You have a wealth of information in your historic newspaper archives – information that is increasingly in demand – but how do you actually generate profit from … Continue reading

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When is the right time to digitize your archives?

The short answer is — right now!  Your print archives are not going to stay in their current condition or improve.  You want to digitally preserve them as soon as possible.  Similarly, microfilm, not stored properly, can also deteriorate.  Digitally … Continue reading

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Digitizing microfilm vs. bound volumes.

We recently received an inquiry from a newspaper that has its archive in both microfilm and bound volumes. The publisher wanted to know which he should send us for scanning in order to finally create a searchable online archive his … Continue reading

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Helping You Digitize Your Microfilm

ArchiveInABox may specialize in digitizing bound volume and loose printed archives but we also do our share of digitizing microfilm for our customers.  Many organizations simply don’t have the original archive material or, in some cases, it’s just too fragile … Continue reading

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