Title: Doing Digital Preservation: Moving from Aspiration to Action - A Panel Talk
Date/Time: Tuesday, November 12, 2019, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Location: Ryerson University Library & Archives, Room 405
Cost: Free (please RSVP)
One of the biggest challenges about preserving digital materials is taking the leap from knowing to doing. Good intentions can only get you so far, and it can seem daunting to start from the beginning, especially when your organization's higher-ups think you should be focusing on scanning more stuff, your policies and procedures are still awkward drafts, and you've got a pile of hard drives in a closet keeping you up at night. How have organizations bridged the gap and moved from aspiration to action? This panel of four practitioners will focus on the strategies, approaches and technical methods they've developed to bring preservation work into being, at varied scales and across different types of organizations.
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