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Agenda

DIGITAL DIRECTIONS
FUNDAMENTALS OF CREATING AND MANAGING DIGITAL COLLECTIONS

June 27-29, 2023 (Tuesday-Thursday) * Online

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All times Eastern Daylight Time

A feature of Digital Directions is the opportunity to interact with both faculty and attendees. Each presentation is 45-60 minutes and is followed by 15-30 minutes of Q&A with the presenter. Opportunities for small group discussion are provided at the end of each day.  


DAY 1 


Time


Session Topic


Speaker


11:45 AM

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12:00 PM

Welcome and Orientation


Ann Marie Willer, Director of Preservation Services, NEDCC


12:15 PM

Session 1: Digital Preservation: Overview of Concepts, Standards, and Planning


Sam Meister, Archival Consultant

1:30 PM


Break 1


1:45 PM


Session 2: Selection & Prioritization for Digitization


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


3:00 PM


Break 2


3:15 PM

Session 3: Born Digital Collections


Katherine Fisher, Head of Digital Archives,  Rose Library, Emory University


4:30 PM

Day 1 Discussion Groups


Breakout groups with that day's faculty presenters


5:00 PM


End Day 1




DAY 2 


Time


Session Topic


Speaker


12:00 PM


Session 4: Copyright: Understanding Rights & Responsibilities 


Greg Cram, Associate General Counsel and Director, Information Policy, The New York Public Library


1:30 PM


Break 1

 
1:45 PM


Session 5: Metadata Basics


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


3:00 PM


Break 2


3:15 PM


Session 6: Digital Preservation Storage


Sibyl Schaefer, Chronopolis Program Manager / Digital Preservation Librarian, University of California, San Diego


4:30 PM 


Day 2 Discussion Groups


Breakout groups with that day's faculty presenters


5:00 PM


End Day 2

 


DAY 3 


Time


Session Topic


Speaker


12:00 PM

Session 7: Preserving Audiovisual Collections


Faculty TBA


1:30 PM


Break 1


1:45 PM


Session 8: Digital Preservation Tools


Courtney C. Mumma, Deputy Director, Texas Digital Library 


3:00 PM


Break 2


3:15 PM

Session 9: Managing Digital Collections for Access 


Greg Colati, Director, Connecticut Digital Archives


4:30 PM

Day 3 Discussion Groups

Breakout groups with that day's faculty presenters

5:00 PM


End Day 3