Web Preservation and Archiving Events

There are a number of upcoming events that may be of relevance to those interested in Web resource preservation:

  • European Archive, 16-17th of October 2008, Paris
    Two-day training session on Web Archiving. The training will cover all aspects of Web Archiving for librarians, archivists as well as technicians in charge of Web archiving. Special attention will be given to providing the necessary background on Internet technologies in general and Web publishing in particular to understand the media and requirements for its preservation.
    For further details have a look at the European Archive Web site
  • Records Management in the digital age, 24th September 2008, London
    The theme of UNICOM’s networking and discussion evening is the challenge of information management and records management in the digital age and in the light of collaborative technologies, social networking and Web 2.0. It features three short presentations followed by interactive discussion and a drinks and networking session. The evening will be held at the Regency Hotel, London from 5pm – 7:30pm.
    For further details have a look at the UNICORM Web site.
  • International Digital Curation Conference, 1st -3rd December 2008, Edinburgh
    The Digital Curation Centre is holding their 4th International Digital Curation Conference, which will comprise of a mix of peer-reviewed papers, invited presentations and international keynote speakers
    For further details see the DCC Web site.