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Technical Approaches to Email Archives

November 09, 2018
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
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The Lakes
400 S Sepulveda Blvd
El Segundo, CA 90245
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Technical Approaches to Email Archives

This session will report the work of the Task Force on Technical Approaches to Email Archives. With support from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation and the Digital Preservation Coalition, the Task Force spent 18 months assessing technical frameworks, tools, and gaps concerning email collections. These materials are of high interest to scholars, students, and members of the public working in many subject areas. This session will focus on practical steps that organizations are taking to support the acquisition, preservation, and accessibility of email collections, while also reviewing recommendations for future work and opportunities for cross-institutional collaboration.

Presenter - Glynn Edwards

Glynn Edwards is the Assistant Director of the Department of Special Collections & University Archives at Stanford University. She focuses primarily on the Born-Digital Program & Collection Services division for the Department of Special Collections. She also runs the ePADD Project which continues to develop an email archiving and delivery tool. She is a member of the Task Force on Technical Approaches for Email Archives

Day & Time

Friday, November 9th
Registration, Networking, & Lunch: 11:30am - 12:00pm
Presentation: 12:00pm - 1:00pm 

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