DCC News

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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LOCKSS Programme Lectures

David Rosenthal, Chief Scientist of the LOCKSS Programme, visited the University of Edinburgh and presented the following lectures: Electronic Collections and the Future of Libraries on Monday 21 February at 4.00pm.; Lots Of Copies Keep Stuff Safe: Peer-to-Peer Digital Preservation on Wednesday 23 February at 12.30pm.

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JISC Institutional Digital Preservation & Asset Management Programme Kick-Off Meeting

A JISC Institutional Digital Preservation & Asset Management Programme Kick-Off Meeting was held at the British Library Conference Centre in London. Dr David Giaretta spoke on behalf of the DCC, and other DCC staff (Joy Davidson and Michael Day) led breakout sessions in the afternoon. View or download PowerPoint slides (370KB).

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A JISC Institutional Digital Preservation & Asset Management Programme Kick-Off Meeting

A JISC Institutional Digital Preservation & Asset Management Programme Kick-Off Meeting was held at the British Library Conference Centre in London. Dr David Giaretta spoke on behalf of the DCC, and other DCC staff (Joy Davidson and Michael Day) led breakout sessions in the afternoon. View or download PowerPoint slides (370KB).

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JISC's CSR2 Programme

At a recent meeting of Project Managers for JISC's CSR2 programme, a discussion on the topic of digital preservation took place between leading experts that included the DCC's Professor Seamus Ross. View the article [external] on the JISC website.

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JISC CSR2 programme

At a recent meeting of Project Managers for JISC’s CSR2 programme, a discussion on the topic of digital preservation took place between leading experts that included the DCC's Professor Seamus Ross. View the article [external] on the JISC website.At a recent meeting of Project Managers for JISC’s CSR2 programme, a discussion on the topic of digital preservation took place between leading experts that included the DCC's Professor Seamus Ross.

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Call for Projects in Digital Repositories: JISC Circular 3/05

HE institutions are invited to submit funding proposals for projects in the area of digital repositories. This programme is intended to help the learning and research community move forward with all the issues involved in setting up and using digital repositories. The deadline for receipt of proposals is 1.00pm on Thursday 7th April 2005. Projects should commence in June 2005.

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Register Now for the DCC Workshop on Persistent Identifiers

30 June - 1 July 2005, Wolfson Medical Building, University of Glasgow: A DCC workshop on Persistent Identifiers will be held in the Wolfson Medical Building, University of Glasgow. For more information about the programme, course fees and registration, see http://www.dcc.ac.uk/events/pi-2005.

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Register Now for the DCC Workshop on Long-Term Curation within Digital Repositories

6 July 2005, Møller Centre, Cambridge: A DCC workshop on Long-term Curation within Digital Repositories will be held in the Møller Centre, Cambridge. For more information about the programme, course fees and registration, see http://www.dcc.ac.uk/events/dr-2005.

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