DCC News

Digital Curation Centre's Visitor Programme

28 September at the British Library, and 24 September 2004 at the University of Edinburgh: As the first in the Digital Curation Centre's Visitor Programme, Michael Lesk, Rutgers University, presented Online Data and Scientific Progress: Content in Cyberinfrastructure.

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The UK Digital Curation Centre

David Giaretta presented a paper, The UK Digital Curation Centre, at PV-2004, the second Symposium about "Ensuring the Long-Term Preservation and Adding Value to the Scientific and Technical Data" hosted by the European Space Agency at its ESRIN centre. Frascati, Italy.

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Public Lecture on the DCC

Seamus Ross gave a Public Lecture on the DCC entitled New Organisational Structures Responding to New Challenges: The Digital Curation Centre in the UK at the Schweizerisches Bundesarchiv. View or download PDF of slides (127KB).

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Digital Library Developments Supporting eResearch

November 2004, Dr Liz Lyon, Associate Director (Outreach) gave a presentation at the Digital Library developments supporting eResearch workshop that took place at the British Library. View or download PowerPoint slides (8MB).

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PRESS RELEASE: Launch of the Digital Curation Centre

The launch ceremony of the Digital Curation Centre took place at the National e-Science Centre in Edinburgh, at which Lord Stewart Sutherland officially opened the Centre. An afternoon research colloquium further explored the Centre's strategic direction with discussions between DCC staff and a panel of experts. View programme, photos, posters, demos, etc.

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TEST PRESS RELEASE: Launch of the Digital Curation Centre

The launch ceremony of the Digital Curation Centre took place at the National e-Science Centre in Edinburgh, at which Lord Stewart Sutherland officially opened the Centre. An afternoon research colloquium further explored the Centre's strategic direction with discussions between DCC staff and a panel of experts. View programme, photos, posters, demos, etc.

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19th International CODATA Conference

David Giaretta presented a paper, The Digital Curation Centre, at the 19th International CODATA Conference, Berlin, Germany.

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PRESS RELEASE: New Director of the DCC

Chris Rusbridge has been appointed Director of the DCC and will start full time at the University of Edinburgh on 21st February 2005.

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Curation and Preservation of Online Resources: the DCC and Options for Resource Creators

Robin Rice gave a presentation on Curation and preservation of online resources: the DCC and options for resource creators at a two-day workshop on online resources held by the ESRC (Economic and Social Research Council) Research Methods Programme. View or download PowerPoint slides (136KB).

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Digital Curation for Service-based Workflows

Rajendra Bose of the DCC presented Digital Curation for Service-based Workflows at a two-day NIEeS (National Institute for Environmental eScience) workshop about web services for environmental applications.

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