Saturday, October 20, 2012

lecture - Converge and Ingest: Learning About Digital Preservation

Please join us on Tuesday, October 23, 5:45 - 9:00pm, @ WSU’s Purdy Kresge Library or online! The Wayne State University National Digital Stewardship Alliance Student Chapter is very pleased to announce its 1st colloquium, “Converge and Ingest: Learning About Digital Preservation”, to be held on October 23rd from 6:00 – 9:00 pm in Detroit, Michigan at Wayne State University’s Purdy Kresge Library. The colloquium will draw together professionals and students to share and discuss information on a variety of topics related to digital preservation. Who’s invited? Any interested information professional, whether you’re a student, faculty, academic, public, or special collections librarian, archivist,or records information manager. Can’t make it in person? Plan to attend online! Connect here: What will you learn about? Topics include data curation, digital collection platforms, preservation for archivists, preservation metadata, web archiving, saving music formats, video games, new media art, digital forensics, and what is “good enough” preservation. Registration RSVP to, or to our Facebook invite to guarantee a seat, but walk-ins are welcome. Venue Information: Wayne State University Purdy-Kresge Library Auditorium 5265 Cass Avenue Detroit, MI 48202 Click here for parking information in WSU structures or surface lots. There is also limited metered on-street parking available on Cass Avenue and Anthony Wayne Drive. Campus Map PROGRAM Sign In: 5:45 – 6:00 PM Welcome & Introductions: 6:00 – 6:15 PM Opening remarks from Stephen Bajjaly, Associate Dean and Director of SLIS at WSU; Kim Schroeder, Faculty Advisor for WSU NDSA Student Chapter; and Lisa Phillips, WSU NDSA Student Chapter President Presentations and Q&A Session: 6:15 – 8:15 PM “A Conservator takes on Digital Preservation”, Kevin Driedger “Imagining an Ecosystem: Selecting a Digital Collection Platform for the Library”, Graham Hukill “Data Curation on a Trip to the Stars”, Nick Krabbenhoeft “Dissemination Information Packages for Information Reuse”, Jessica Schaengold “Desks Drawers and Trusted Repositories: Digital Preservation in an Academic Library”, Lance Stuchell Poster Session & Appetizers/Refreshments: 8:15 – 9:00 PM Poster session featuring research and work by WSU SLIS alumni and current SLIS students from Wayne State University, University of Michigan, and Indiana University. Appetizers and coffee will be available at the poster session. We hope to see you there! Please feel free to share our message or flyer with colleagues. Best regards, WSU NDSA Student Chapter Blog: Facebook: