Archives Unlocked to be refreshed and YOU can get involved

Added on 17 May 2024

The UK Government Department for Media, Culture and Sport has commissioned The National Archives (UK) to refresh the government’s strategic vision for the archives sector, Archives Unlocked. 

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Vacancy for Lead Developer at APTrust

3 June 2024


$110,000 - $130,000.


Celebrating Brilliance: Our DMPonline Community Overview  

Added on 15 May 2024

The Digital Curation Centre (DCC) would like to invite you to the DMPonline Community Event on 21 May 2024. The event is an opportunity to present and celebrate members of the community and provide a platform for attendees to learn from experts who share insights on areas of their work.  

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New Digital Asset Register Toolkit and Course Now Available!

Added on 14 May 2024

The National Archives (UK) and the Digital Preservation Coalition (DPC) are pleased to announce the launch of a new toolkit, and related online course, to help organizations develop Digital Asset Registers. A Digital Asset Register (DAR) is a high-level resource that captures information about digital content held by an organization. As such, developing a DAR is an important step towards gaining intellectual control of that content and planning for its preservation.

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Call for Applicants: DPC Grant for ARA 2024 Conference in Birmingham

Added on 13 May 2024

The Digital Preservation Coalition (DPC) is pleased to offer a Career Development Fund grant to support a DPC Member attending the Archives and Records Association Annual Conference (ARA 2024), taking place 28-30 August in Birmingham, UK.

This grant will cover 100% of the full conference registration fees (includes accommodation) and provide a contribution towards travel. Grant applications are welcomed from DPC members until 07:00 UTC on 4th June 2024.

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Call for Applications: ATRIUM Transnational Access Grants

Added on 10 May 2024

The ATRIUM project invites researchers to apply to participate in Transnational Access training visits to support their research. ATRIUM’s Transnational Access (TNA) scheme offers Arts and Humanities researchers the possibility to apply for a fully funded placement at several different partner organisations to access expert knowledge and advice from leading Data Management organisations across Europe. The available placements include learning about digital preservation, the transcription of historical manuscripts, language technologies and more! A full list is available on the ATRIUM website.

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PRONOM releases v.118

Added on 9 May 2024

PRONOM v.118 has now been released totalling 60 New PUIDs, 67 New Signatures and 72 New Updates. The release notes of the changes can be found here. The container signature has also been updated. Unfortunately we have had to skip from v.116 to v.118.

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Digital Preservation for the Arts, Social Sciences & Humanities Conference, 27-28 June 2024

Added on 9 May 2024

Digital Preservation for the Arts, Social Sciences & Humanities (DPASSH) is a biennial conference responding to questions relating to digital preservation within the arts and social sciences subject domain.

The conference seeks to address the complexities of long-term digital preservation in the social and cultural realms. It also aims to provide a platform for early career researchers, academics, scholars, cultural heritage and research institutions, as well as libraries, archives and industry to engage with the domain and exchange ideas on solutions.

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Vacancy for Digital Preservation Archivist at the British Film Institute

20 May 2024

BFI National Archive, Berkhamsted. We operate a hybrid working model at the BFI. This role requires 4 working days per month at the Conservation Centre in Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire

£32,952 - £38,613 per annum

Fixed Term

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