This webinar is part of the Center for Digital Scholarship and Curation’s Spring 2021 Webinar Series.

In this presentation, Lotus Norton-Wisla (Digital and Community Outreach Archivist) will examine how digital files are an increasingly prominent part of work in Tribal archives, libraries, departments, and programs, as well as non-Tribal institutions. Planning for digital preservation is a key step to keep digital files safe and secure, and save them for years to come.This webinar provides a starting place for basic digital preservation planning and beginning steps, with a focus on storage and free resources available for continued learning.

Slides – Getting Started with Digital Preservation at a Small Institution

Handout – Getting Started with Digital Preservation in a Small Institution

This webinar took place on Tuesday, January 26th, 2021, 10:00-11:30 am PST.

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