Weekly web archiving roundup: October 16, 2014

Weekly web archiving roundup for the week of October 16, 2014:

  • Event: “WEB ARCHIVING: EXPERIENCES, PERSPECTIVES, AND POSSIBILITIES”“, from the Metropolitan New York Library Council. This panel discussion brings together a variety of professionals involved with various web archiving projects at their institutions. They will discuss the importance and role of web archiving in the larger library and information science arena, how their work interacts with other traditional library departments, and how web archiving occurs.
  • Video: The Future of Web Archiving”, from Gary Price.  The following video was recorded at NDIIPP’s Digital Preservation 2014 held at the Library of Congress on Wednesday, July 23, 2014 and made available online recently. We’ve also includes a link to a slide deck as well as a text transcript.
  • Newly launched blogs of the New York and Boston cohorts of the National Digital Stewardship Residency (NDSR) program” (http://ndsr.nycdigital.org/ and http://ndsrboston2014.wordpress.com/).  The National Digital Stewardship Residency is working to develop the
    next generation of digital stewardship professionals that will be responsible for acquiring, managing, preserving, and making accessible our nation’s digital assets. Residents serve 9-month, paid residencies in host institutions working on digital stewardship initiatives. Host institutions receive the dedicated contribution of a recent graduate that has received advanced training in digital stewardship.

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