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Vacancy for Digital Curation Technical Specialist at the University of Melbourne

26 July 2021

Melbourne

$96,002 - $103,921 (UOM 7)

Full-Time

Member preview of new ‘Data Type’ Technology Watch Guidance Note Series

Added on 9 July 2021

Preserving Docs ThumbPreserving Databases ThumbThe DPC has released the first four of a brand-new series of Data Type Technology Watch Guidance Notes for Member preview today. The topics covered in the set are documents, email, spreadsheets and databases.

Each of the Guidance Notes in the Data Type series is designed to provide a primer on the current state of community knowledge about types of data commonly encountered by those seeking to preserve digital holdings.

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Deadline Extended: DPC Grants for iPRES 2021 Conference

Added on 9 July 2021

The application deadline for Career Development Fund grants for the 17th International Conference on Digital Preservation (iPRES 2021), taking place 19-22 October, has been extended to 17:00 UTC on Monday, 26 July. These grants, covering on-site or online registration, are open to all DPC members.

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Join the COPTR digital preservation tool registry re-launch and learn about new developments!

Added on 8 July 2021

COPTRLogo Text3The digital preservation community is invited to join the online re-launch of COPTR, on the 15th of July 2021 at 11AM CET (click for local times).

Community Owned Preservation Tools Registry (COPTR) is the most comprehensive resource on digital preservation tools currently available. It is a register created by and for the international digital preservation community, which currently lists more than 500 preservation tools and provides information on their functionality, licensing, provenance, user experiences, and more.

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Born digital archive cataloguing and description: DPC publishes new Technology Watch Guidance Note on Access to digital collections

Added on 1 July 2021

Cataloguing and Description ThumbnailThe Digital Preservation Coalition (DPC) has made available a new Technology Watch Guidance Note - entitled Born digital archive cataloguing and description, by Jenny Bunn - on general release today.

Born digital archive cataloguing and description seeks to provide guidance to support organisations and individuals in making sense of the technological developments relating to the presentation and accessibility of their collection information.

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DPC Rapid Assessment Model: New language versions now available!

Added on 29 June 2021

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The Digital Preservation Coalition (DPC) is delighted to share translations of its Rapid Assessment Model (RAM) in French, Portuguese and Spanish, with thanks to volunteer contributors around the world.

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Call for Applicants: Grants for DPC Members to attend ARA 2021 Virtual Conference

Added on 29 June 2021

The DPC is pleased to announce two Career Development Fund grants for members to attend the Archives and Records Association (ARA) 2021 Virtual Conference taking place 1-3 September. These grants are open to all DPC members, and the application deadline is 29 July 2021.

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