Tag Archives: Digital Preservation Coalition

Digital Preservation Awards 2016: Don’t miss out

(27 May 2016) With just a couple of months left to submit your nominations, do not miss your opportunity for recognition at the most prominent celebration of achievement for those people and organisations who have made significant and innovative contributions to maintaining a digital legacy. Submit your nominations by 12 noon on  26 July 2016. […]


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DPC scholarships for First Steps Towards Digital Preservation

(23 September 2013)  The Digital Preservation Coalition is offering two fully-funded scholarships to attend the First Steps Towards Digital Preservation at GESIS, Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences, Cologne, 23rd – 25th October 2013. The workshop – which is taught in English – is intended as a primer in digital preservation. It introduces central concepts […]


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Archiving the Digital: challenges in preserving design records: RIBA, London 17-18th October

(12 September 2013) The Royal Institute of British Architects invites DPC members to Archiving the Digital: Challenges in Preserving Design Records a 2-Day Architectural Records Conference in London. 17 October, Royal Institute of British Architects, 66 Portland Place, W1B 1AD, 10:00 – 16:30 18 October, John McAslan + Partners Offices, 7-9 William Road, NW1 3ER, […]


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New DPC Programme of Events 2013 – 2014 unveiled

There is even more opportunity to keep up to date with the latest developments in Digital Preservation in 2013 – 2014 Member only events include: Writing a Digital Preservation Business Case Talking with the Techies: writing and understanding requirements in digital preservation Cost Modelling for Preservation Virtualization and preservation: New directions Updating OAIS – ISO […]


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Scholarships to attend ‘How to Set Up and Run a Data Service’ in November

The Digital Preservation Coalition is offering three fully funded scholarships to attend the ‘How to Set Up and Run a Data Service: the Challenges of Social Science Data’ at the UK Data Archive, University of Essex, Colchester, 28th – 29th November 2013. ‘How to Set up and run a Data Service: the Challenges of Social […]


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‘Preserving CAD’ enables continuous access to design

The Digital Preservation Coalition (DPC) is has published the latest in its series of topical Technology Watch Reports, Preserving Computer-Aided Design (CAD). Writtenby Alex Ball, and published electronically, this report provides a comprehensive overview of the development of CAD technologies, the threat caused by its own innovative application and its vendors’ drive to add ever […]


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Presentations on getting started in digital preservation published

The Digital Preservation Coalition has announced that presentations from the popular DPC / BLPAC Getting Started in Digital Preservation workshop in Aberystwyth, Wales, in June are now available online. To see these, as well as the presentations from similar events in Glasgow in April and London in May click here.


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New web-archiving report tackles ‘moving target’ of preserving digital memory

(24 May 2013) The Digital Preservation Coalition (DPC) has released its latest in the series of topical Technology Watch Reports to the public today. ‘Web Archiving,’ by Maureen Pennock, presents a constructive study of the fast-paced digital age and the pressures we face in attempting to capture web based information for the future. Maureen’s report […]


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DPC offers scholarships to attend Digital Preservation Training Programme, May 2013

(26 March 2013) The Digital Preservation Coalition is offering three fully funded scholarships to attend the Digital Preservation Training Programme at the School of Oriental and African Studies, London, 20th–22nd May 2013. The Digital Preservation Training Programme (DPTP) is designed for all those working in institutional information management who are grappling with fundamental issues of […]


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DPC joins new EU collaboration, 4C, to clarify the costs (and benefits) of digital curation

(25 March ‎‎2013) ‏‎ The EC has launched a new project to help organizations invest confidently in digital curation and preservation. 4C – ‘the Collaboration to Clarify the Costs of Curation’ – brings together 13 agencies in 7 different countries so that organizations can approach their investment in data curation and preservation with greater certainty […]


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New ‘Web Archiving’ Technology Watch Report released to DPC members

(7 March 2013) The Digital Preservation Coalition is offering members a preview of its latest Technology Watch Report ‘Web Archiving’. This report is aimed at anyone who wants to broaden their knowledge of web archiving before they embark on a web archiving initiative. It will appeal mainly to organizations or individuals who are relatively new […]


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