ALCTS PARS Preservation Administrators Interest Group

PAIG Mid-Winter 2016 Agenda

  • 1.  PAIG Mid-Winter 2016 Agenda

    Posted Dec 07, 2015 08:33 AM

    The Preservation Administrators Interest Group (PAIG)


    Saturday, January 9th, 8:30 – 11:30am.


    Co-Chairs : Laura McCann & Kate Contakos


    Location: Boston Convention & Exhibit Center Room 160AB


     

    Schedule:

    8:30 – 8:35 – Welcome


    8:35 – 8:45  - Annie Peterson -Preservation Services Librarian, Lyrasis – PARS Chair Report


    8:45 – 9:00 - Jeanne Drewes - Chief, Binding & Collections Care Division/ Deacidification Program; Acting Director, Preservation Directorate – Update from the Library of Congress
    & Report on Standards


    9:00 – 10:00 Digital Preservation Projects and Initiatives


    Project Updates from the National Digital Stewardship Residency (NDSR) Program in Boston


    Alexandra Curran, Jeffrey Erickson, Alice Prael, Stefanie Ramsay, Julie Seifert-  National Digital Stewardship Residents


    Dodging the Memory Hole: Saving News (Savenews.org)


    Liz Bishoff - owner and principal consultant for The Bishoff Group -


    Discussion/Questions


    10:00 – 10:10 Break


    10:10 – 10:25 - Highlighting Local Preservation Initiatives: Boston Area


    Outreach at the  Boston Athenæum


    Dawn Walus - Chief Conservator at the Boston Athenæum


    The Medford Historical Society Civil War Photographs Digitization Project


    Jay Hurd - Educator/Interpreter  - Concord Museum


    10:25 – 11:25 Disaster Preparedness & Response Initiatives


    The Current State of Cultural Heritage Emergency Networks


    Lori Foley- Emergency Management Specialist - FEMA/Smithsonian Institution


    Outreach for Emergency Preparedness: Harvard Library’s Reactive and Proactive Strategies


    Priscilla Anderson and Theresa Smith - Harvard Library Preservation Services


    Discussion


    11:25 – 11:30 Announcements


    Kate Contakos: PAIG is seeking a new co-chair for 2017