tDAR digital antiquity

Accession Policy

The Center for Digital Antiquity (Digital Antiquity) accepts a wide range of archaeological data and archaeologically-related data in tDAR (the Digital Archaeological Record).  Materials contributed to tDAR include digital files (e.g., documents, data sets, images, scans, and other types of digital files) related to a wide range of archaeological investigations and topics (e.g., field studies of various scales and intensities, archives and collections, and historical, methodological, synthetic, or theoretical studies) and related metadata. Digital Antiquity retains the right to review and remove files and metadata records that do not comply with its policies.


From time to time the Board of Directors of the Center for Digital Antiquity at its discretion will add to or modify its Policies and Procedures.