Correction: In the previous announcement we incorrectly listed "Brian
Westbrook" as presenting a case study on University of California San
Diego's PREMIS implementation. This should have read Bradley
Westbrook. Our apologies to Brad. The corrected announcement is below.
Register now for the PREMIS Implementation Fair!
On October 7, 2009, the PREMIS Editorial Committee will sponsor a
free, one-day PREMIS
Implementation Fair at the Presidio's Officers' Club in San Francisco.
Implementation Fair immediately follows iPres 2009, the 6th
International Conference on
Preservation of Digital Objects, held in San Francisco on October 5-6.
The PREMIS Implementation Fair is for anyone with some knowledge of
PREMIS who might be
planning or is already involved in a PREMIS implementation.
Several PREMIS-implementers repositories will present case-studies at
the day-long event.
Confirmed case studies include:
* University of California San Diego Libraries (Bradley Westbrook, UCSD)
* United States Government Printing Office (Kate Zwaard, GPO)
* Implementation in Italy (Angela Di Iorio, Fondazione
* Towards Interoperable Preservation Repositories (TIPR)
(Priscilla Caplan, FCLA)
Other case studies will be added to the schedule in the upcoming
weeks. Additional panel
discussions will focus on the latest in:
* Tools for creating and transforming PREMIS metadata
* Preservation systems
* Implementing PREMIS in METS
* PREMIS conformance issues
* Controlled vocabularies
There will also be time allotted for an open discussion of PREMIS
A draft schedule is at:
If you have questions about the event or if you think a tool or
project from your
organization might make an interesting case study at the PREMIS
Implementation Fair, feel
free to contact the PREMIS Editorial Committee by visiting
http://www.loc.gov/standards/premis/contact-premis.php or emailing
Rebecca Guenther at
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Please excuse any duplication of this message.
PREMIS Editorial Committee
Digital Preservation Intern
Master of Science in Information Student, 2010
Preservation of Information, Archives and Records Management
University of Michigan School of Information
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