Digital Curation Students Create Workshop on Photo Archiving

Lea Harrison, Lindsey Bright & Michelle Datiles, all CUA Library and Information Science graduate students, recently wrote about their fieldwork assignment at the Chevy Chase Library:

Inspired by the Library of Congress’ Personal Digital Archiving initiatives, our small team of three Catholic University of America grad students in the Library & Information Science Department created an outreach event for our Digital Curation course to coincide with National Preservation Week 2014.  We wanted to promote personal archiving (versus institutional), and focus on senior citizens as our specific audience, recognizing their invaluable role in preserving the story behind their personal and family collections.

Read more at The Library of Congress Digital Preservation blog.

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