Opportunities and challenges in digital curation
The International Digital Curation Conference (IDCC) 2019 will host a community discussion with two major players in digital curation:
- Nancy McGovern, Director of Digital Preservation at MIT Libraries
- Clifford Lynch, Executive Director, Coalition for Networked Information (CNI)
Delegates will put forward questions which will be discussed live by the two...
Data curation in medical science and healthcare
Patricia Flatley Brennan, RN, PhD, is the Director of the National Library of Medicine (NLM), a component of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). The NLM is the world’s largest biomedical library and the producer of digital information services used by scientists, health professionals and members of the public worldwide.
She will give the closing keynote lecture at the 14th edition...
Christine Kenneally talks about the impact of data on real lives
Christine Kenneally is an award-winning journalist and author who has written for The New Yorker, The New York Times, Slate, Time, New Scientist, Scientific American, The Monthly, and other publications.
She will give the opening keynote lecture at the 14th edition of the International Digital Curation Conference in Melbourne. Her lecture will look at the lack of personal data for...
DMPonline: up, up and away
2018 has been action-packed for DMPonline with the launch of the DMPRoadmap codebase, major new releases, the rollout of a new subscription model and switch to multi-tenant deployment of the DCC-hosted service. We have grown from 3 to 23 customers in the last quarter and have been busy visiting our early adopters from Finland and Maastricht in the final days before Christmas to make plans for...
IDCC19 full programme announced
The 14th International Digital Curation Conference is going to Melbourne in February 2019 and we have an exciting programme packed with workshops, papers, posters and demos. Read all about it in the news item and we're sure you'll agree, this is one conference you don’t want to miss out on! Make the case to attend, register and get your flights and hotels booked before they fill up.
IDCC19 - Workshop Registration is now open
We are pleased to announce that registration for our packed IDCC19 workshop programme is now open.
Workshops will be held on Monday 4 February 2019 at the Arts West Building, Faculty of Arts, University of Melbourne.
Register to attend IDCC 2019
We are delighted to announce that registration for the 14th International Digital Curation Conference is now open. Book your place by the 7th of January 2019 to take advantage of our early bird rates.
DCC job fairy
We have a great job opening at the DCC to join the DMPonline team. We're looking for an enthusiastic and self-motivated individual to lead on customer liaison and outreach. You'll join a team of developers and support staff who collaborate to deliver the tool for the UK higher education sector, as well as an increasing number of overseas customers.
DMPonline charging for administrative users
In November 2016, I wrote about how changes in our income streams meant that we would be introducing charges for more of our services over the coming years. In August, I wrote to UK university DMPonline admin users to inform them that we would be taking action on this from November 2018. In this news item I set out further detail on how this model will apply to organisational users around the...