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DIGITAL DIRECTIONS
FUNDAMENTALS OF CREATING AND MANAGING DIGITAL COLLECTIONS

February 1-3, 2021 * Online Training Conference

 

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.  


DAY 1 - Monday, February 1, 2021


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


Courtney Mumma, Deputy Director, Texas Digital Library 

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

Get to know your Neighbor  breakouts


Participants will pre-select a breakout room that focuses on a specific question or topic


3:45 PM

Break 3

 


4:00 PM

Session 3: Born Digital Collections


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


5:15 PM


End Day 1




DAY 2 - Tuesday, February 2, 2021


Time


Session Topic


Speaker


12:00 PM


Session 4: Copyright: Understanding Rights & Responsibilities 


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


1:30 PM


Break 1

 
1:45 PM


Session 5: Storage 101


Sean Ferguson, Preservation Specialist, NEDCC 


3:00 PM


Break 2


3:15 PM


Peer-to-Peer Solution Groups (small group discussion)


Participants will pre-select a breakout room that focuses on a specific question or topic


3:45 PM


Break 3

 


4:00PM


Session 6.1: Advanced Digital Imaging


Terrance D'Ambrosio, Director of Imaging Services, NEDCC 

 


Session 6.2: Metadata Basics


Jessica Branco Colati


5:15 PM


End Day 2

 


DAY 3 - Wednesday, February 3, 2021


Time


Session Topic


Speaker


12:00 PM

Session 7: Digital Preservation Tools


Courtney C. Mumma


1:15 PM


Break 1


1:30 PM


Breakout 8.1 Preserving Audiovisual Collections


Bryce Roe, Director of Audio Preservation Services, NEDCC 

 

Breakout 8.2: Good Practices for Collaborating with State and Shared Repositories 

Courtney C. Mumma and Greg Colati, Director, Connecticut Digital Archive


2:45 PM


Break 2


3:00 PM

Building a Community of Practice breakout groups 


Participants will pre-select a breakout room that focuses on a specific question or topic 


3:30 PM


Break 3


3:45 PM

Session 9: Managing Digital Collections for Access 


Greg Colati


5:00 PM


End Day 3