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Introduction: Ed Pinsent

Posted by Ed Pinsent on May 9th, 2008

ed.jpg Ed Pinsent has been doing website archiving and collection management since 2004, funded by the JISC to capture snapshot impressions of JISC project websites which are otherwise in danger of disappearing. The snapshots are currently stored and managed by the UK Web Archiving Consortium. Ed comes from a background of traditional archival curation (understanding of the importance of preservation, context, structured information, user needs); and records management (pro-active maintenance and protection of important assets and resources). Currently a member of the Digital Preservation team at the University of London Computer Centre.

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    [...] that have highlighted how differently the different players see Web preservation. To quote Ed Pinsent: “The fundamental thing here is bringing together two sets of information professionals from [...]