You’ve arrived at the project website for the Brock University Archives Unleashed Project team, titled “Crisis Communication in the Niagara Region during the COVID-19 Pandemic.” This project is supported by Archives Unleashed Project.

Click on “About” to learn more about the project and the team behind it, and scroll below to read blog posts from our team members reflecting on our work and progress throughout the granting period (2021-2022).

Contact us with any inquiries.


An introduction to our use of the Warclight platform

November 29, 2021 · 4 min · Fletcher Johnson

Teaching with Web Archives

A summary of the in class activity held in conjunction with the project

November 2, 2021 · 5 min · Cal Murgu, Tim Ribaric, Karen Louise-Smith

Crisis Communication Theory and Questions

An introduction to crisis communication and how it relates to the Niagara COVID-19 archive

October 5, 2021 · 3 min · Duncan Koerber

The Dataset

A brief overview of the dataset we are using

September 8, 2021 · 3 min · David Sharron

An introduction to the project

The Project This website is dedicated to documenting the progress of the Brock University team as they work through the Archives Unleashed Cohort program. Over a series of blog posts we are hoping to tell the story of the project and share the outputs of our work. Archives Unleashed Archives Unleashed is a huge collaborative initiative that spans many different universities, governmental organizations, the Internet Archive, and the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation....

August 25, 2021 · 2 min · Tim Ribaric