LOCKSS Symposium

Tuesday, November 1, 2005
8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
The Friday Center


Symposium Goals: To learn about LOCKSS (Lots Of Copies Keep Stuff Safe), a persistent access preservation program; what it is and how it works; possibilities for TRLN-wide electronic resource archiving; and using it to manage and preserve other web-based content.

8:30-9:00 Registration and Refreshments
9:00-9:15 Welcome
Deborah Jakubs,
University Librarian and Vice Provost for Library Affairs
Duke University
9:15-10:00 LOCKSS Overview  presentation
Why a library would implement LOCKSS for e-journal preservation; how it has gone.
Carol Pitts Diedrichs
Dean of Libraries
University of Kentucky
10:00-10:30 Collections Issues and LOCKSS  presentation
Greg Raschke
Interim Associate Director for Collection Development, Organization, and Preservation
NCSU Libraries
10:30-10:45 Break


LOCKSS in Use presentation (the presenters combined their presentation) handout
LOCKSS in a Consortial Environment (The MetaArchive Project)
LOCKSS Metadata and ETDs

Thomas Robertson
Assistant Director & Technical Manager, LOCKSS Program
Stanford University

Chuck Thomas
Assistant Director for Integrated Digital Services and Scholarly Communication
Florida State University Libraries

Gail McMillan
Professor, University Libraries and Director, Digital Library and Archives
Virginia Tech

12:30-1:15 Lunch
1:15-2:00 Breakout sessions:
Traditional LOCKSS
 LOCKSS and Special Collections
 Technical Issues for LOCKSS Implementation
2:00-2:45 The Future of LOCKSS presentation
Thomas Robertson
2:45-3:00 Break
3:00-4:00 Panel Discussion of Issues from the Breakout Sessions
Carol Pitts Diedrichs, Gail McMillan, Greg Raschke, Thomas Robertson, Chuck Thomas


Closing Remarks
Winston Atkins
Preservation Officer
Duke University

Sponsored by the TRLN Committee on Information Technology.
Special thanks to LOCKSS planning committee members: Winston Atkins, Zari Kamarei, Tim Mori, Pat Mullin, Eric Pauley, and Tim Pyatt.

Please email patti.pittman@unc.edu if you have special needs or questions.