The 'Bit List' of Digitally Endangered Species

The ‘BitList’ of Digitally Endangered Species 2021 is here! Members of the digital preservation community around the world have added their nominations to the new revision which is released on World Digital Preservation Day.

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Community Engagement

We enable a growing number of agencies and individuals in all sectors and in all countries to participate in a dynamic and mutually supportive digital preservation community.

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Advocacy

We campaign for a political and institutional climate more responsive and better informed about the digital preservation challenge; raising awareness about the new opportunities that resilient digital assets create.

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Workforce Development

We provide opportunities for our members to acquire, develop and retain competent and responsive workforces that are ready to address the challenges of digital preservation.

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Capacity Building

We support and assure our members in the delivery and maintenance of high quality and sustainable digital preservation services through knowledge exchange, technology watch, research and development.

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Good Practice and Standards

We identify and develop good practice and standards that make digital preservation achievable, supporting efforts to ensure services are tightly matched to shifting requirements.

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Management and Governance

We ensure the DPC is a sustainable, competent organisation focused on member needs, providing a robust and trusted platform for collaboration within and beyond the Coalition.

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We are building:
  • a dynamic and mutually supportive digital preservation community.
  • a political and institutional climate more responsive and better informed about the digital preservation challenge.
  • workforces that are ready to address the challenges of digital preservation.
  • high quality and sustainable digital preservation services.
  • good practice and standards that make digital preservation achievable.
  • a sustainable, competent organization focussed on member needs.
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Digital Preservation Handbook

The Handbook identifies good practice in creating, managing and preserving digital materials. By providing a strategic overview of the key issues, discussion and guidance on strategies and activities, and pointers to key projects and reports, the Handbook provides guidance for institutions and individuals and a range of tools to help them identify and take appropriate actions.

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Vacancy for Digital Archivist at Guinness Archive (Diageo) 26 November 2021 As our Digital Archivist, you will play a key role within the Archive team with specific responsibility for the digital archive collection.  Read Article
A Hybrid Model for Web Archive Capture Claire Newing Claire Newing Last updated on 22 November 2021 On 4 November The National Archives celebrated the 25th birthday of our oldest resource - this archived version of the Environment Agency website. It shared its birthday with WDPD2021 so a double excuse to celebrate! Go to Blog
#DPConnect | Upcoming Events 3 December 2021 | Weekly Session - Fridays, 1400 UTC #DPConnect will return on 29 October 2021 as a weekly online space to drop in and discuss all things digital preservation. View Event

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