Digital Directions Comes to Raleigh – Aug 3-5

Digital Directions Welcomes Kentucky Archivists!

Are you new to managing digital collections? Need a refresher?  Or are you well into a digital project and want to confirm you are on the right track?

Digital DirectionsDIGITAL DIRECTIONS: Fundamentals of Creating and Managing Digital Collections
August 3-5, 2015

Raleigh Convention Center, Raleigh, NC


Guided by a faculty of national experts, join colleagues from institutions large and small for 2 ½ days of instruction on best practices and practical strategies for the creation, curation, and use of digital collections. Network with colleagues who have similar challenges, interact with faculty one-on-one, and gain a comprehensive overview of creating and caring for digital collections. Topics include assessing risks, rights and responsibilities, project planning, selection, metadata, storage, working with born-digital collections, and more.

Administrators and staff from archives, libraries, museums, and historical organizations, as well as corporate archivists and government records managers – anyone eager to learn about the basics of digitization. Student rates are available.

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For the next two years, Digital Directions will be heading to the mid-west and the west coast. Grab a seat while the conference is right in your own backyard!



Contact Jessica Bitely, Director of Preservation Services,, (978) 470-1010

See you in Raleigh!

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