An Introduction to Digital Preservation

Course Objectives:

Digital preservation is a phrase that is thrown about frequently in the archives and library world. And, responsibility for saving our era from being known as the "Digital Dark Age" has fallen to us. But, do you really understand what it means and is required to preserve digital objects? Join us for this 2-hour online webinar for an introduction to terms, concepts, and some methods for beginning your institutions foray into this important and challenging area. Expert presenters from the State Library of North Carolina's Digital Information Management Program include Lisa A. Gregory, Digital Projects Liaison; Jennifer Ricker, Digital Collections Manager; and Amy Rudersdorf, Director.

Original webinar date: December 15, 2010