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International Digital Preservation Day

International Digital Preservation Day
30 November 2017 

We're celebrating the first ever International Digital Preservation Day. Individuals and institutions from across the world are coming together to celebrate the collections preserved, the access maintained and the understanding fostered by preserving digital materials.


International Digital Preservation Day logo (image of globe with numbers and the words 'International Digital Preservation Day')

Bits decay: do something today

Follow the conversation at #IDPD17


Providing access to a digital archive

The challenge of processing born digital collections 

Read Providing access to a digital archive

Collecting digital photography

Support and training for acquisition staff

Read Collecting digital photography

Social Media Archive

Collecting digital material to provide a documentary record of life in New...

Read Social Media Archive

When new technology gets old

Accessing born-digital files on obsolete physical carriers

Read When new technology gets old

Agile thinking

How can we create a bulk-ingest tool?

Read Agile thinking

We've come a long way

 New challenges brought by digital collecting 

Read We've come a long way