Assessment & Certification of Digital Repositories

Certificate Eligibility: 
DAS
Credits: 
1 ARC
Length: 
60 minutes
Format: 
Webcast
Tier: 
Transformational
Description: 

How do you know if your digital preservation repository is aligned with best practices and standards in the field? What does becoming a trusted digital repository mean, and what does the process entail? This class answers these questions and covers different tools, models, and standards for assessing digital preservation repositories.

Learning Outcomes: 
Explain high-level information behind a variety of different assessment tools for digital repositories
Evaluate the best digital repository assessment tool for your organization to use, based on your institution's goals and organizational context
Design an approach for implementing a digital preservation assessment tool in your organization
Who Should Attend: 

Archival managers and administrators as well as IT professionals

DAS Core Competency: 
2. Communicate and define terminology, requirements, roles, and responsibilities related to digital archives to a variety of stakeholders.
5. Strategically plan for the sustainability of digital archives.
6. Employ standards and best practices in the management of digital archives.
Instructor(s): 
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