Carly C Dearborn

University Title:
Digital Preservation and Electronic Records Archivist
Archives & Special Collections
Stewart Center

Professional Information

Research Areas:
personal archiving, distributed digital preservation, data preservation, digital forensics, historical memory
MSIS, University of Texas at Austin
BA, History and Political Science, University of South Dakota
Memberships and Service:

MetaArchive Steering Committee, 2013-present
MetaArchive Preservation Committee, Chair, 2014-present
Society of American Archivists


Carly C. Dearborn , Amy J. Barton , Neal A. Harmeyer, (2014) "The Purdue University Research Repository: HUBzero customization for dataset publication and digital preservation", OCLC Systems & Services, Vol. 30 Iss: 1, pp.15 - 27. 


  • Dearborn, Carly. 2015. Forthcoming panelist. Research data management: a space where archivists belong, Society of American Archivists. Cleveland, OH.
  • Dearborn, Carly. 2015. Panelist. Appraising 'Big Data': Multi-institutional Conversations. Midwest Archives Conference. Lexington, KY.
  • Dearborn, Carly. 2014. Let's Talk Digital: Communicating Digital Preservation Practices to Donors. Personal Digital Archiving. Indianapolis, IN.
  • Dearborn, Carly, Barton, Amy, Harmeyer, Neal. 2013. The Purdue University Research Repository: HUBzero Customization for Dataset Publication and DIgital Preservation. American Library Association. Chicago, IL.