OhioDIG Talk, Digital Preservation: Tools & Storage

09 March 2016
Ohio History Center, 3rd floor, 800 E. 17th Ave. Columbus , OH
OhioDIG, the Ohio digitization interest group for archivists, librarians, and others interested in cultural heritage materials, meets every other month in the central Ohio area for presentations and networking.

- Deanna Ulvestad, head archivist, Greene County Public Library
- Eira Tansey, digital archivist/records manager, University of Cincinnati
- Sam Meister, preservation communities manager, Educopia Institute

Synopsis: Eira will discuss how she is using a grab bag of tools, including some from BitCurator, to analyze and appraise university electronic records. Deanna and Sam will discuss the MetaArchive Cooperative, a member-driven digital preservation network of more than 50 institutions, and describe the innovative organizational strategies and the technical infrastructure of the Cooperative.

Hosts: Lily Birkhimer & Jenni Salamon, Ohio History Connection.
Site: 3rd floor, Ohio History Center, 3rd floor, 800 E. 17th Ave. Columbus.
Parking: Free, on site.
Registration: Please register by Mon 3/7, 5pm.

- 10:00-10:30 coffee social (coffee & cookies);
- 10:30-11:30 presentation and discussion on topic;
- 11:30-11:45 break;
- 11:45-1:00 brown bag lunch: all-attendee updates, "members" meeting, discussion;
- 1:15- optional: small group discussions (user groups, birds of a feather);