I'm not sure if anyone else had a problem with the survey link, but
the sid initially came through as incorrectly 3D34977 in my email.
The correct URL is below:
Sorry if this is redundant for others! Thanks,
Digital Initiatives Librarian
Florida Center for Library Automation (FCLA)
5820 NW 39th Avenue
Gainesville, FL 32606
P: 352.392.9020 x298
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> Date: Mon, 1 Nov 2010 10:55:32 -0500
> From: "Prom, Christopher John" <[log in to unmask]>
> Subject: Next Generation Archives Tool: Planning Survey
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> On behalf of the ArchivesSpace Planning Project* and the University of Illi=
> nois Archives, I am conducting a research study to gather and analyze infor=
> mation concerning current practices in implementing open source archival ma=
> nagement software, as well as the environment in which a next-generation ar=
> chival tool will be implemented. In this respect, I would like to request =
> that you complete the survey that is available at http://svarozhich.grainge=
> Your participation should take no more than 20 minutes and is completely vo=
> Your participation is important, since it will help shape our planning repo=
> rt and the design of the new tool and services that support it. If you cho=
> ose to participate, please respond no later than November 14th, 2010.
> Sincerely (and with apologies for cross posting),
> Christopher J. Prom, Ph.D.
> Assistant University Archivist and Associate Professor of Library Administr=
> University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
> T: +01 217 333 0798
> E: [log in to unmask]
> * The ArchivesSpace planning project seeks to develop a next-generation ar=
> chives management application that will incorporate the best features of Ar=
> chivists=92 Toolkit=99 (AT) and Archon=99. With funding from the Andrew W. =
> Mellon Foundation, the project team aims to develop a technical, sustainabi=
> lity, and governance plan for the new system.
> Terms of Participation
> You must be 18 years or older to participate in this survey. By completing=
> the survey, you are supplying voluntary consent to participate in a resear=
> ch study. You may refuse to participate without penalty. You may skip any q=
> uestions that you would prefer not to answer. The decision to participate, =
> decline, or withdraw from participation will have no effect on future relat=
> ions with the University of Illinois or the ArchivesSpace Planning Project.=
> If you participate, you will be responding via a secure web form generated =
> by a University of Illinois server. The privacy of your response is assured=
> while the form is in transit to us. Once your response has been received, =
> it will be stored in a password-protected folder on a secured computer netw=
> ork accessible only to the responsible project investigator, Christopher J.=
> Prom and IT staff who manage the server.
> You will not directly benefit from your participation in this study, but th=
> ere may be general benefits to knowledge and archival practice. Results fro=
> m this study may be published in professional journals.
> You are not required to provide your name or personally-identifiable inform=
> ation to participate in this study. If you choose to voluntarily provide co=
> ntact information, neither your name nor any personally-identifiable inform=
> ation will be cited in a presentation, publication, report or any other pub=
> lic forum.
> Please contact Christopher Prom, assistant university archivist and profess=
> or of library administration at the University of Illinois at prom@illinois=
> .edu or at +01 (217) 333-0798 for answers to questions about this research.
> If you have any questions about your rights as a participant in this study,=
> please contact the University of Illinois=92 Institutional Review Board at=
> 217-333-2670 (collect calls accepted if you identify yourself as a researc=
> h participant) or via email at [log in to unmask]