Mid-Michigan Digital Practitioners Meeting

31 07 2013

Michigan State University is hosting a regional meeting of institutions interested in digital stewardship/curation and other digital initiatives on Friday, August 2, 2013.


Date: Friday, August 2, 2013

Time: 9AM – 4:30PM

Location: MSU Library, North Conference Room (W449), East Lansing 48824. All day visitor parking is $9.80 in the lot by the stadium. Map


9:00AM-9:30AM: Coffee and Bagels; Networking

9:30AM- 9:50AM: Welcome and Logistics

  • Portia Vescio, Michigan State University Archives, Assistant Director
  • Kim Schroeder, Wayne State University – Michigan Regional Digital Preservation Practitioners

9:50AM-10:00AM: Introductions

10:00AM-11:15AM: Lightning Talks (5-10 minutes)

  • Kim Hagerty- Clarke’s involvement with the National Digital Newspaper Project
  • Michael Rodriguez- Digital Text Services at MSU
  • Nicole Garrett Smeltekop- Islandora implementation at Albion College
  • Lisa Schmidt- Archivematica implementation at MSU Archives
  • Nancy Richard- Grand Valley State university digital preservation
  • Michael Shallcross- Email Preservation at Bentley Library
  • Matt Adair, Bentley Library digital preservation, University of Michigan
  • Catherine Foley- Overview of KORA

11:15AM-11:20AM: Break

1120AM- 12:00PM: Aaron Collie- MSU Library use of Fedora Commons, Archivematica and Islandora

12:00PM-1:00PM: Lunch (provided) and Networking

1:00PM-2:50PM: Storage and Access panel

  • Lance Stuchell, University of Michigan
  • Cynthia Ghering, Michigan State University Archives
  • Shawn Nicholson, Michigan State University Libraries
  • Kevin Driedger, Library of Michigan

2:50PM-3:00PM: Break

3:00PM-3:30PM: Brian Wilson- Digital Access and Preservation at The Henry Ford

3:30PM-4:30PM: Discussion and What’s Next

This meeting is sponsored by the MSU Libraries and the University Archives & Historical Collections.

If you have any questions, please contact Ed Busch at buschedw@msu.edu.




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