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> Digital Preservation: 2nd OCLC Institute Videoconference this Friday
>
> Do you recall the glorious color images sent back by Voyager?  Or photos
> of the first humans on the moon?
> Where is that information now?  Will future generations be able to access
> it?  Conceived by NASA, the
> Open Archival Information System (OAIS) standard offers a framework for
> protecting our digital heritage.
> What does OAIS mean to information professionals?  How should we apply it
> to our storage, preservation,
> and access projects?
>
> Please join us this Friday, April 19, noon-2:30 EST, for the OCLC
> Institute's second "Steering by Standards"
> videoteleconference.  Our speakers on the topic of "The OAIS Imperative:
> Enduring Record or Digital Dust?"--
> Don Sawyer of NASA, Bruce Ambacher of NARA, and MacKenzie Smith of
> MIT--will welcome your comments
> and questions via e-mail, fax, or toll-free phone.
>
> For registration information, please see
> http://oclc.org/institute/events/sbs.htm.
>