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Strong and Free: Building a Resilient Data Store North of the Border
Cloud technologies are an attractive way to build infrastructure with a minimum of fuss. However, there are instances in which the cloud can fail to live up to expectations, or where legal or ethical considerations make ...
CURATEcamp iPres 2012
Mark Jordan, Courtney Mumma, Nick Ruest and the participants of CURATEcamp iPres 2012 report on this unconference for digital curation practitioners and researchers, held on 2 October 2012 in Toronto.
The Lifecycle of a Digital Object - Digital Preservation 1.0
More and more, some of the most important assets libraries and museums have are digital. How can we curate these objects with the same rigor and expertise that we apply to our physical collections? In this webinar, we will ...
Turn, Turn, Turn: Seasons in the life of a digital object - Through the lens of the digital curation lifecycle
More and more, some of the most important assets libraries have are digital. We need to curate these objects with the same rigor and expertise that we apply to our physical collections. follow a digital object through the ...
It’s dangerous to go alone! How about *we* do this!?
We’re all worried about preserving digital assets at some level. One of the most concerning parts of this process is the storage component, and as new and larger objects and collections come under libraries’ care, the ...
The Islandora Web ARChive Solution Pack
We are now living in a reality where official records are born and disseminated via the Internet. Many institutions have a strategy in place for transferring official university records that are print or tactile to university ...
Introduction to Islandora
This presentation will offer an introduction to Islandora, an open-source Digital Asset Management platform, including the project’s purpose, architecture, history, functions, and community. The session will also demo ...
An exploratory look at 3,039,804 #elxn42 tweets
This presentation examines the tools, approaches, collaboration, and findings of the Web Archives for Historical Research Group around the capture and analysis of Twitter for the 2015 Canadian Federal Election. While ...
Sharing and preserving your research data
Content Selection and Curation for Web Archiving: The Gatekeepers vs. the Masses
Any preservation effort must begin with an assessment of what content to preserve, and web archiving is no different. There have historically been two answers to the question "what should we archive?'' The Internet Archive's ...