Saturday, April 25, 2009

1% of Canadian History Is Online

Outgoing National Archivist Ian Wilson gave an interview to The Whig Standard on how his job at Library & Archives Canada has evolved from paper preservation to online digitization. And he provides a well-timed reminder that while many genealogy records are digitized and now readily available at our fingertips, it's a very small percentage of the records that remain offline.

Check out the interview at The Whig Standard

Thanks to Eastman's Online Genealogy Newsletter for notification of this article!