IMLS WebWise 2007—Stewardship in the Digital Age

March 1-2, 2007. The 2007 WebWise Conference on Libraries and Museums in the Digital World  was co-hosted by IMLS, the J. Paul Getty Trust, and OCLC. This year's theme was "Stewardship in the Digital Age: Managing Museum and Library Collections for Preservation and Use."

Wednesday, February 28:

1:00–4:30 p.m.
Pre-Conference II: Sharing Images and Data Making Access to Collections Easier and Better

  • Günter Waibel participated.

Thursday, March 1:

10:45 a.m.–noon
Session #1: The Challenge of Preservation Today

  • Günter Waibel moderated

1:15–2:30 p.m.
Session #2: Digital Preservation Readiness: Are We Ready to Preserve Our Digital Assets?

  • Robin Dale spoke about "Auditing and Certification of Digital Repositories: Best Practices and Next Steps"

For more information and speaker presentations, see the conference Web site.

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