@Risk North 2: Digital Collections

Presented by the Canadian Association of Research Libraries in collaboration with the Canadian Research Knowledge Network, Library & Archives Canada and Bibliothèque et Archives nationales du Québec

Friday, November 9, 2018 – Loews Hôtel Vogue (Paris Ballroom), Montreal

This full-day open forum will focus on assessing current digital preservation readiness, resources, and collaborative initiatives, with a view to identifying opportunities to strengthen our collective capacity for digital preservation in Canada. This event is meant for practitioners and administrators within academic libraries, public libraries, national libraries, museums, archives, and any other organizations who are involved in the digital preservation of cultural and documentary heritage.

The full agenda for this event is now available.

Clifford Lynch (Coalition for Networked Information) will provide the opening keynote; the results of CARL’s Digital Preservation Readiness Survey will be presented; and there will be a panel discussion among key stakeholders.

Time: 9:00 AM (light breakfast & coffee served at 8:30 AM) – 4:30 PM

A continental breakfast, lunch and refreshments will be provided throughout the day.