Create. Share. Preserve.

Build living archives for yourself, your family, or your community. Secure your legacy.

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Be remembered for who you are.

What matters most to you will be easily passed on with Legacy Planning.

Assign a unique Archive Steward to each of your archives, depending on who would be the best for each one.
Assign a Legacy Contact to notify Permanent in the event of your passing.
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Permanent works for you.


Preservation, Not Profit.

Backed by a mission‑driven, cultural heritage not for profit organization.
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Grow at Your Own Pace.

Pay for the storage you need, when you need it and never lose it.
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Leave a Lasting Legacy

Archive profiles in the Public Gallery are accessible to future generations.
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No Recurring Fees.

Storage fees are only charged once: $10 per gigabyte of storage.
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Triple‑Redundant Copies

Multi‑provider, multi‑region, multi‑tier commercial cloud storage.
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Legacy Planning Directives

Extensive control over how your digital materials will survive you.
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Robust Access Management

Safely collaborate with family members, friends or teammates.
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Upload Any File Type

Archive profiles in the Public Gallery are accessible to future generations.
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Your Data Free to Roam

SFTP access makes it easy to bulk upload and sync.
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End to End Preservation

Original files are never modified and all file metadata is preserved.
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Permanent works well with others.

FamilySearch

FamilySearch

Auto generate archives and sync memories for your entire tree.

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FamilySearch

Collectionaire

Organize and share photos from anywhere in the cloud.

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FamilySearch

TheirStory

Seamlessly record and preserve oral histories remotely.

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FamilySearch

hyperaudio

Stream, repurpose and preserve recorded conference content.

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FamilySearch

Internet Archive

Back up your records to archive.org whenever you Publish.

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Introducing our Public Archive Spotlight

Discover how others are curating their story with Permanent.
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January Spotlight: The Unknown Faces Archive
Archive Spotlight: The Chas. E Martin Archive.
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Public Archive Spotlight: The Talevi Archive

Announcing our first public archive spotlight Here at Permanent, we are continually inspired by the public archives we see our community create. They help remind us of the historical and…

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As Seen On

Desert News
Maureen Taylor The Photo Detective
Family Search
Internet Archive
Austin Inno
DNA Weekly
The Long Now Foundation
Ethical.net