TRLN Digital Preservation Seminar

June 4, 2009
1:30 - 4:30 p.m.
NC Biotechnology Center, Board Room


The TRLN Technology Council Steering Committee hosted this information sharing seminar on the topic of digital preservation. The seminar began with presentations from each library regarding local digital preservation efforts and concerns; the remainder of the session was devoted to discussion.

Specific digital preservation topics addressed during the seminar included:
  • Policies, Documentation, and Communication
  • Technologies and Storage, and
  • Planning, Workflows, and Overall Strategy




1:40-2:30 Presentations from the Libraries

Duke University Libraries
Winston Atkins, Jim Coble, Jill Katte, Tim Pyatt
  Duke University Library's Digital Archive: Guiding Principles
  Electronic Records Interim Guidelines 
  Data Accessioner
  Data Accessioner Guide

Duke Medical Center Archives
Rusty Koonts

NCSU Libraries
Jim Tuttle, Marcus Wust, Maurice York

UNC University Library
Andy Hart, Dave Pcolar, Will Owen


2:30-2:45 Break
2:45-4:15 Discussion
4:15-4:30 Next Steps and Wrap Up