Happy New Year! We wanted to begin this New Year by letting you know about three upcoming webinars that will take a look at some very helpful open-source tools. The seminars will be hosted by AVPreserve – an organization that DPN is partnering with to develop a curriculum to help practitioners understand how best to establish digital preservation workflows. We highly recommend you check out the information below and participate if at all possible.
January 19, 2017 / 2:00 – 2:45 PM ET
Webinar: Exactly: a tool that enables simple, safe and verifiable delivery of digital materials from a sender to a recipient.
Registration Link / Info on Exactly / Instructor Bertram Lyons
January 27, 2017 / 2:00 – 2:45 PM ET
Webinar: AVCC: a web-based collection management application that enables the efficient production of information critical to prioritizing and planning preservation work with audiovisual materials.
Registration Link / Info on AVCC / Instructor Rebecca Chandler
February 8, 2017 / 2:00 – 2:45 PM ET
Webinar: Fixity: a tool that allows simple and automated monitoring and reporting of file integrity and attendance to let you know if files in your collection are valid, corrupt, new, missing, moved or renamed.
Registration Link / Info on Fixity / Instructor Amy Rudersdorf