Related Materials

Conservation Perspectives, The GCI Newsletter

Changing the Heritage Inventory Paradigm: The Arches Open Source System (Fall 2013)
Heritage Inventories Issue (Fall 2013)

Articles and Papers

Myers, David, and Mario Santana Quintero, eds. 2016. Cultural heritage inventory systems for posterity and conservation. Special issue, Journal of Cultural Heritage Management and Sustainable Development 6 (2).

Myers, David, Alison Dalgity and Ioannis Avramides. 2016. The Arches heritage inventory and management system: A platform for the heritage field. Journal of Cultural Heritage Management and Sustainable Development 6 (2): 213-24.

Myers, David. 2016. Heritage inventories: Promoting effectiveness as a vital tool for sustainable heritage management. Journal of Cultural Heritage Management and Sustainable Development 6 (2): 102-12.

Myers, David. "Finding efficiencies and pooling resources to improve federal, state, tribal, and local heritage inventory systems." With a World of Heritage So Rich: Lessons from Across the Globe for U.S. Historic Preservation in its Second 50 years, Washington, DC: US/ICOMOS; U.S. Advisory Council on Historic Preservation, 2016.

Myers, Davd, Alison Dalgity, and Yiannis Avramides, "Arches: A Free Software Platform Purpose-Built for Cultural Resource Inventories." The Alliance Review, National Alliance of Preservation Commissions, Summer 2016: 22-27.

Carlisle, P. K., I. Avramides, A. Dalgity, and D. Myers. 2014."The Arches Heritage Inventory and Management System: a standards-based approach to the management of cultural heritage information." Paper presented at the CIDOC (International Committee for Documentation of the International Council of Museums) Conference: Access and Understanding - Networking in the Digital Era, Dresden, Germany, 6-11 September 2014.

Myers, David, Alison Dalgity, Ioannis Avramides and Dennis Wuthrich. "Arches: An Open Source GIS for the Inventory and Management of Immovable Cultural Heritage." In Progress in Cultural Heritage Preservation: 4th International Conference. EuroMed Conference 2012, Lemessos, Cyprus, October 29- November 3, 2012, Proceedings: 817-24. (2012)

News Media

Stephen Cousins, "Arches underpins historic context," RIBA Journal, November 28, 2016.
Mike O'Sullivan, "Online Archive Documents Destruction of Ancient Sites," voanews.com, July 29, 2016.
Nate Berg, "A New Database Aims to Keep Los Angeles from Forgetting Itself," citlylab.com, July 3, 2014
Catherine Wagley, "Today's Monuments Men Are on the Internet," laweekly.com, February 7, 2014
Jennifer Zaino, "The Arches Project Puts a Semantic and Geo-Spatial Spin on Cultural Heritage," semanticweb.com, April 4, 2013
Adena Schutzberg, "The Arches Project: Turning Open Source GIS into a Heritage Inventory and Management System," Directions Magazine, February 25, 2013

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