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ACRL Digital Curation Interest Group Community

In: ACRL Discussion and Interest Groups (Association of College & Research Libraries)

The business meeting for the Digital Curation Interest Group will include representatives from the Digital Humanities Interest Group and the Numeric and Geospatial Data Services in Academic Libraries Interest Group. Together we will discuss the formation of the Digital Scholarship Section, which will launch in September 2017. At this meeting, attendees will have the opportunity to explore topics related to the new section, share ideas, and make new connections. Attendees can also enter to win a gift card. Winners will be announced at the meeting.

Recording of the March 17, 2017, ACRL DCIG: Using ePADD to process and provide access to email archives

URL: https://youtu.be/fx5z1hFWVdw

Please join us for our Midwinter virtual business meeting and guest presentation by Kam Woods, Research Scientist, School of Information and Library Science at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. 

Name: ACRL Digital Curation Interest Group Business Meeting and Program

Date and time: Thursday, February 2, 2017 12:00pm CST

Duration: 1:00 hour        


If you are heading to ALA Midwinter 2015 please consider joining us on Sunday, February 1, 2015, from 1:00pm-2:30pm (US/Central) for the DCIG ALA Midwinter meeting.  The meeting will be held in McCormick Place West in MCP W176c

We are pleased to have Liz Bishoff, principal consultant for The Bishoff Group--a library and cultural heritage organization consulting services organization--to present "Managing Digital Collections: Report of IR/DR Activity among non-ARL Academic Libraries"

A description of her presentation: “In a 2014 survey, non-ARL libraries were asked about the status of their IR/DR implementation…The survey reports on…benefits of an IR/DR, identifies… software used to support an IR/DR and explores…preservation plans…used to support long term access.” 

Edit (2/16/2014): The PDF slides from Liz Bishoff's presentation can be downloaded below.

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ACRL Digital Curation Interest Group (Association of College & Research Libraries)

To provide a forum and foster support in the exploration, adaptation, and implementation of emerging digital curation services, technologies, and infrastructures. To sponsor discussions or programs that share how libraries are working to meet the needs of curating a variety of content in digital form. To inform and educate librarians on digital curation trends and new technologies. To collaborate with other organizations within the library profession and academe on issues concerning digital curation.

Get Involved!


2015-2016 ACRL DCIG Leadership

Suzanna Conrad, Convener, DCIG

Rene Tanner, Convener elect, DCIG

Brianna Marshall, Recorder, DCIG

Megan Toups, Past Convener, DCIG


2014-2015 ACRL DCIG Leadership

Megan Toups, Convener, DCIG

Suzanna Conrad, Convener elect, DCIG

Rene Tanner, Recorder, DCIG

Yasmeen Shorish, Past Convener, DCIG


2013-2014 ACRL DCIG Leadership

Yasmeen Shorish, Convener, DCIG

Megan Toups, Convener elect, DCIG

Suzanna Conrad, Recorder, DCIG

Patricia Hswe, Past Convener & Co-founder, DCIG


2012-2013 ACRL DCIG Leadership

Patricia Hswe, Convener & Co-founder, DCIG

Yasmeen Shorish, Convener elect, DCIG

Megan Toups, Recorder, DCIG

Marisa Ramirez, Past Convener & Co-founder, DCIG


2011-2012 ACRL DCIG Leadership

Marisa Ramirez, Convener & Co-founder, DCIG

Patricia Hswe, Convener-elect & Co-founder, DCIG

Yasmeen Shorish, Recorder, DCIG

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Mailing List
We invite you to join our mailing list and contribute to discussions regarding programming for the year and to get involved via various roles in the Digital Curation Interest Group (DCIG).

The Digital Curation Interest Group (DCIG) mailing list: acr-igdc-l@ala.org. To subscribe, please go to http://lists.ala.org/sympa/info/acr-igdc-l and click on the "Subscribe" link at lower left.


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