Press

Preservation Metadata Group Publishes Summary

The Chair of DPN’s Preservation Metadata Standards Working Group (PMSWG) has published a summary of the committee's primary deliverables and their status. Thus far, their work has centered around refining the DPN BagIt Specification, identifying an initial use case, and creating a working concept of the “core” metadata record. You may read the one-page summary here.

DPN Meetings

August 2016 Membership Call Audio

If you were not able to participate in our August member call, you may find an audio file of the call at this link. The slides for the call can be found here. Some of the topics discussed during the call were:

  • Technical update: DPN software release 2.0
  • DPN Connections
  • Reminder about deposit agreements & onboarding
  • Preparing to deposit content
Press, Newsletter

Initial Connections Newsletter Published

We are thrilled to publish the first issue of our Connections newsletter. The purpose of Connections is to serve the digital preservation community and to highlight the great work being accomplished by DPN members. If you know of anything that the community would appreciate or benefit from knowing, we would love to hear from you. Please drop us a note with your ideas or information at connections@dpn.org. Thank you!

DPN Meetings

July 2016 Membership Call Audio

If you were not able to participate in our July member call, you may find an audio file of the call at this link. The slides for the call can be found here. Some of the topics discussed during the call were:

  • DPN Community engagement
  • Institution calls with DPN staff
  • DPN Connections
  • Reminder about deposit agreements & onboarding
DPN Meetings

June 2016 Membership Call Audio

If you were not able to participate in our June member call, you may find an audio file of the call at this link. The slides for the call can be found here and the Membership Explained document that was referenced is available at this link. Some of the topics discussed during the call were:

  • DPN membership explained
  • Deposit agreements & onboarding
  • Upcoming conferences