The use of social media by the public to chronicle historically significant events -from #BlackLivesMatter to #MeToo – is widespread. Scholars, students and archivists, amongst others, now need a user-friendly means of collecting and preserving it, in an ethical way.
A tool and a community developed around supporting the ethical collection, use, and preservation of social media content.
- Workshops on continuing dialogue with specific social justice communities
- A college-level curriculum in development
- Investigating sustainable funding models
April 23, 2018
Ethical considerations for archiving social media content generated by contemporary social movements: challenges, opportunities, and recommendations