Preservation

DIY Digital Assets: Creation, Implementation, Access (Online)

Registration is not required. More information and access information is available online. Are you interested in creating an online digital archive for your library but do not know where to begin? Think only highly specialized staff can create these archives? Concerned about the perceived high cost of equipment? Looking for grants and other funding sources …

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Preserving Your Personal Digital Memories (Online)

Digital photos, electronic documents, and other new media are fragile and require special care to keep them useable. But preserving digital information is a new concept that most people have little experience with. As new technologies appear for creating and saving our personal digital information, older ones become obsolete, making it difficult to access older …

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Protecting Future Access Now: Models for Preserving Digitized Books and Other Content at Cultural Heritage Organizations (Online)

Over the past decade, the number of digitization projects initiated by cultural heritage organizations has risen dramatically.  As these organizations take advantage of digital technologies to make their unique content broadly available, their need to understand the different ways to protect and preserve this digital content becomes increasingly important. -What is “long term” digital preservation? -What …

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Accidents Happen: Protecting & Saving Family Treasures (Online)

Accidents and disasters happen. When it does are you prepared? Are your family treasures stored safely in your home or elsewhere? How do you save your photos when they’ve been submerged in flood water? What do you do if your books smell mildewy? What if your basement floods or worse? Attend this session to learn …

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An Introduction to Digital Preservation (Online)

Register here Note: If this time doesn’t fit your schedule, you can find this and other programs in the WebJunction archive at http://bit.ly/WebJunctionArchive. Digital preservation is a phrase that is thrown about frequently in the archives and library world. Moreover, responsibility for saving our era from being known as the “Digital Dark Age” has fallen …

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