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Online class on digital stewardship

From: Alicia Riley-Walden <ariley>
Date: Monday, April 2, 2007
Basic Digital Stewardship Online Class for Gulf Coast Academic

Basic Digital Stewardship (Live Online)
April 12, 2007
10am - 12pm EST

In an effort to promote disaster preparedness and recovery near the
gulf coast, SOLINET is offering a series of free Preservation
classes from Spring to Fall 2007 as a part of its participation in
the Gulf Coast Academic Library Recovery Project (Mellon). Some
classes will be held face-to-face and some will be web-based.
Additional classes will be announced periodically as scheduled.

Is your institution thinking about embarking on a digital project?
Have you already begun, but want to make sure that you are prepared
to handle the long-term preservation needs that are specific to the
digital world? This class will cover appropriate file formats,
migration and refreshing, and a discussion of the Research Libraries
Group (RLG) checklist to be certified as a trusted digital

Technical Requirements


To register for this class, please email your name, address, and
phone number to Howard Hardy <hhardy [at] solinet__net>.

Registration deadline: April 6, 2007

Registrants should receive an email offering detailed login and
set-up instructions. Please call Educational Services at
1-800-999-8558 if you do not receive this email at least three days
prior to the class. For more information about SOLINET's E-cademy
classes, see


    **** Moderator's comments: The above URL has been wrapped for
    email. There should be no newline. These classes are funded by a
    grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.

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