In some cases where recent records have been created, they have been put into a microcopy or electronic formats that are not useable on a permanent basis; the information that these systems were supposed to have saved is entirely lost.
Records about Australia held in the United Kingdom have been microcopied by the Australian Joint Copying Project.
Bundle 141 containing the special schedules for Oklahoma and Indian Territories, including Greer County then in dispute between the State of Texas and the United States is microcopied on this roll.
The above picture is microcopied for saving my web space.
The availability of microcopy has increased the researcher's access to records as well as improving our ability to preserve these records, but only a small fraction of the records needed for genealogical research have been microcopied .
However, the application of these rules is also very beneficial for other methods of reproduction and it is therefore recommended that all drawing Office documents be executed in accordance with this International Standard, thereby being available for microcopying at a future date.
Michael Nosworthy thought that due to our wonderful collection of Parish Documents, the idea of whether a fire proof container should be purchased, or as suggested by Peter Hirst, could they all get microcopied and the copies stored away from Widecombe thus safeguarding their contents for the future.
These Regulations make provision for deeds which have been presented for recording in the Register of Sasines to be microcopied and to be recorded on microfiche thereafter.