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Agenda

DIGITAL DIRECTIONS: FUNDAMENTALS OF CREATING AND MANAGING DIGITAL COLLECTIONS

October 19-20, 2020
Tucson, AZ
 


DAY 1 - Monday, October 19 2020


Time


Session Topic


Speaker


8:00 AM


Registration and Continental Breakfast


9:00 AM

Welcome and Orientation


Ann Marie Willer, Director of Preservation Services, NEDCC


9:15 AM

Digital Preservation: Overview of Concepts, Standards, and Best Practices


Jaime Schumacher, Senior Director - Digital Collections & Scholarship, Northern Illionis University and Co-Leader of Digital POWRR


10:15 AM


Morning Break


10:30 AM


Selection & Prioritization for Digitization


Jessica Branco Colati, Director of the Archives Track and Lecturer, Dept. of History, UMass Boston


11:30 AM


Lunch on Your Own


1:00 PM

Born Digital Collections


Katherine Fisher, Digital Preservation & Social Change Collection Archivist, Special Collections & Archives, Georgia State University Library


2:00 PM

Digital Preservation Tools


Courtney C. Mumma, Deputy Director, Texas Digital Library


3:00 PM


Afternoon Break


3:30 PM

Copyright: Understanding Rights & Responsibilities


Greg Cram, Director of Copyright, Permissions, and Information Policy, New York Public Library


4:45 PM

Information Processing Exercise 


 Ann Marie Willer 

5:00 - 7:00 PM


Welcome Reception




DAY 2 - Tuesday, October 20, 2020


Time


Session Topic


Speaker


8:30 AM


Continental Breakfast


9:00 AM


Orientation to Day Two


Ann Marie Willer


9:15 AM


Storage 101 


Jaime Schumacher


10:15 AM


Morning Break

 
10:30 AM


Breakout 1.1: Advanced Digital Imaging


Terrance D'Ambrosio, Director of Imaging Services, NEDCC

 


Breakout 1.2: Metadata Basics


Jessica Branco Colati


11:30 AM


Lunch on Your Own & Optional Faculty Discussion Lunch


 1:00 PM


Breakout 2.1: Preserving Audiovisual Collections 


Bryce Roe, Director of Audio Preservation Services, NEDCC

 


Breakout 2.2: Good Practices for Collaborating with State and Shared Repositories


Courtney C. Mumma and Greg Colati, AUL, Archives, Special Collections & Digital Curation, University of Connecticut


2:00 PM


Breakout 3.1: Digital Preservation Assessment


Ann Marie Willer

 


Breakout 3.2: Working with Vendors


Terrance D'Ambrosio and Bryce Roe


3:00 PM


"Birds of a Feather" Afternoon Break


3:30 PM


Managing Digital Collections for Access


Greg Colati


4:45 PM


Building a Community & Closing Remarks


Ann Marie Willer


5:00 PM
 
Adjourn