The Toronto Area Archivists' Group is pleased to be hosting the upcoming workshop: "Preservation in a Historical Computing Environment – How to Recover Information from Vintage Tech"
Date: Friday, April 27 - 10am to 1pm
Location: Computer Lab (Rm. 232) - John M. Kelly Library, St. Michael's College
113 St. Joseph St., Toronto
Cost: $50 for AAO members / $70 for non-members
Instructor: Jess Whyte,Digital Preservation Intake Coordinator Librarian, University of Toronto Libraries
This workshop will introduce participants to the process of forensic disk imaging of legacy media (e.g. 3.5" and 5.25" floppy disks). This will be followed by a demonstration of and introduction to software tools (e.g. the BitCurator environment and FTK Imager) for analyzing these disk images, and extracting content and metadata.
No computer necessary, but if you'd like to follow along with the demonstrations, you can download and install FTK Imager  and/or a Bitcurator virtual machine  on your personal laptop.
 http://marketing.accessdata.com/ftkimager3.2.0, PC only
Any questions about the workshop can be directed to TAAG at firstname.lastname@example.org
Address: 411 Richmond Street East, Suite 200, Toronto, ON M5A 3S5
Phone: 647-343-3334 | Email: email@example.com