We are very pleased to confirm that the next Digital Preservation Training Programme will take place on the 14th-16th November 2011, in SOAS, London. The DPC is providing three scholarships to attend and applications are invited from DPC members. We look forward to meeting you!
The following documents are required reading and underpin many of the course modules:
- The Open Archival Information System Reference Model: Introductory Guide by Brian Lavoie (Office of Research OCLC Online Computer Library Center, Inc., DPC Technology Watch Series Report 04-01, 2004)
- Trusted Digital Repositories: Attributes and Responsibilities RLG-OCLC Report [an RLG-OCLC Report, May 2002]
- Trustworthy Repositories Audit and Certification: Criteria and Checklist (OCLC 2007)
The following document is optional reading:
- Reference model for an Open Archival Information System (OAIS) [Consultative Committee for Space Data Systems, January 2002]
School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS)
University of London
10 Thornhaugh St
London, WC1H 0XG
SOAS is approximately 5 minutes’ walk from Russell Square tube station.
The cost of the course is £650 excluding VAT. Please book here.
Please complete the booking form even if you cannot pay immmediately. Cascading cancellation fees will be charged: 75% reimbursement if cancellation received 3 weeks prior to course, 50% if 2 weeks and 25% if 1 week.
Please use the online contact form if you have any questions about the Course.