DCC Information Day: University of Leeds

2 February 2007
University of Leeds

Overview

This event investigated the challenges of digital curation faced by multimedia and scientific research projects. The varied presentations encouraged challenges and solutions to be shared across disciplines. Attendees not only gained greater knowledge of the different tools and resources available through the DCC, they also benefited from contact with others locally and nationally involved with digital curation.

Programme

11:00 Registration and Coffee
11:30 The DCC and Digital Curation Hugh Corley, DCC View presentation (PDF, 164KB)
12:00 Digital Curation and 3D Motion Files: the CASPAR Project Dr Kia Ng, Senior Lecturer in Computing and Music, University of Leeds View presentation (PDF, 5.5MB)
12:30 Digital Preservation — a Preservation Services Approach Adam Farquhar, British Library and Tracey Stanley, EVIE Project, University of Leeds View presentation (PDF, 305KB) View presentation (PDF, 235KB)
13:00 Lunch
13:30 Digital Curation and Multimedia: the MIDESS Project Steve Charles, MIDESS Project, University of Leeds View presentation (PDF, 221KB)
14:00 Digital Curation in the Performing Arts Daisy Abbott, AHDS-performing arts View presentation (PDF, 93KB)
14:30 eBank UK: a Digital Repositories Approach to Curating Crystallography Data Monica Duke, UKOLN View presentation (PDF, 2.16MB)
15:00 Discussion and round up
15:30 Depart

Venue

This event was held in the Conference Room of the Edward Boyle Library [external] at University of Leeds (see Level 8 on the floor plan [external PDF, 3.59MB]).