Caring for Your Photographs: What’s causing your photographs to fall apart …

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The DCD holds many thousands of photographs. We are responsible for their care and long term preservation. Over a series of blogs you can discover how we do this. In this blog we will look at what causes your photographs to fall apart by looking at each one of the 10 agents of deterioration. The […]

DCD Live Lab – International Dance Day and Atlantic Canada

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To celebrate International Dance Day no the 29th April 2021, DCD held a Live Lab showcasing their fabulous collection of dance material especially as related to Atlantic Canada. Many members of the Canadian dance community were present including Kittiwake Dance Theatre, Live Art Dance and DanceWorks. We even stretched down to New York and across […]

Developing sustainable web technology. Part 2

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Following on from our previous article about sustainable web development where we spoke about the long term sustainability of a web site, there’s another aspect of sustainability which we must develop for: Environmental Sustainability. In this post that it is: energy consumption, and its partner in crime, CO₂ equivalent emissions. Energy Consumption of web sites […]