News

  • The Closing the Digital Curation Gap project has been extended for one year and will conclude in October 2012.
  • The ICE Forum was held on June 29, 2011 in London, UK. It served as an international meeting place for educators, trainers, students and practitioners of digital curation to discuss, evaluate, swap knowledge, and potentially improve practice around effective curricula and course design, production of advice and guidance materials (beginner, intermediate and expert), and creation and use of textbooks and scholarly material.
  • Heather Bowden presented "Cultural Heritage Preservation Curricula in LIS Education" at the Association for Library and Information Science Education (ALISE) Annual Conference on January 4-7, 2011 in San Diego, CA
  • A joint US/UK meeting was held on December 9, 2010 in Chicago, IL
  • Heather Bowden presented "Where Are They Now?: A Survey of Digital Curation Activities in Cultural Heritage Institutions" at the 6th International Digital Curation Conference on December 6-8, 2010 in Chicago, IL
  • Heather Bowden, Cal Lee, and Helen Tibbo presented "Closing the Digital Curation Gap Focus Groups: Establishing a Baseline of Digital Curation Practice and Knowledge" at the 6th International Digital Curation Conference on December 6-8, 2010 in Chicago, IL
  • Heather Bowden and Helen Tibbo presented "Closing the Digital Curation Guidance Gap" at the Digital Library Federation 2010 Fall Forum on November 1-3, 2010 in Palo Alto, CA
  • A focus group was held in conjunction with the Museum Computer Network Conference on October 28, 2010 in Austin, TX
  • Helen Tibbo presented "Building Digital Curation Capacity for Museums" at the Museum Computer Network Annual Meeting on October 27-30, 2010 in Austin, TX
  • Heather Bowden presented "Digital Curation Exchange" at the Museum Computer Network Annual Meeting on October 27-30, 2010 in Austin, TX
  • A planning and informational meeting was held on September 23, 2010 in Vienna, Austria
  • Cal Lee presented "Spanning the Boundaries of Digital Curation Education" at the International Preservation of Digital Objects (iPRES) Conference on September 22-23, 2010 in Vienna, Austria
  • A focus group was held in conjunction with the Annual Meeting of the Society of American Archivists (SAA) on August 13, 2010 in Washington, DC
  • A US Advisory Board meeting was held on June 29, 2010 in Washington, DC
  • A focus group was held in conjunction with the Annual Meeting of the ALA on June 28, 2010 in Washington, DC
  • Helen Tibbo presented "Educating the Curator: Digital Curation Education for LAMs" at the American Library Association Conference on June 26, 2010 in Washington, DC
  • Helen Tibbo presented "Educating the Curator" at Curation Matters: The First Digital Curation Institute Conference on June 17, 2010 in Toronto, Canada
  • Heather Bowden presented "Presentation on the Digital Curation Exchange and 'Office Hours' Held to Discuss Digital Curation Projects at UNC-CH" at the Digital Preservation Management Workshop on June 13-18, 2010 in Boston, MA
  • A pilot focus group was held with local professionals on June 7, 2010 in the Research Triangle, NC
  • Cal Lee presented "Convergence Through Capabilities: Digital Curation Education for Libraries, Archives and Museums" at the Archiving 2010 Conference on June 1-4, 2010 in The Hague, Netherlands
  • Helen Tibbo presented "Curation Practices for the Digital Object Lifecycle" at the First International Digital Preservation Interoperability Framework Symposium: Connecting Digital Preservation Repositories Roadmap on April 21, 2010 in Dresden, Germany
  • Helen Tibbo presented "Curation Practices for the Digital Object Lifecycle" at the US Workshop on the Road Map for Digital Preservation Interoperability Framework: Connecting Digital Preservation Repositories on March 30, 2010 in Gaithersburg, MD
  • The first CDCG full advisory board meeting was held on March 6, 2010 in Denver, CO
  • The first CDCG planning meeting was held on November 30, 2009 in London, UK
  • The IMLS issued a press release on November 20, 2009
  • CDCG was mentioned on the Digital Koans blog on November 11, 2009