Digital Records: The Next Step

Certificate Eligibility: 
60 minutes
Tactical and Strategic

Do you have a basic understanding of digital records, but need an extra push to begin addressing the issue? This course is focused on systems that any archives must put in place to ensure it can manage digital records, and it will cover how to prepare for and address a still uncertain future concerning the management of digital records.


Previously titled Electronic Records: The Next Step

Learning Outcomes: 
Identify considerations for appraisal of digital records
Choose preservation file formats
Implement systems and some practices for managing digital records
Who Should Attend: 

Archivists and others who have a basic understanding of digital records

What You Should Already Know: 

A basic understanding of digital records

DAS Core Competency: 
2. Communicate and define terminology, requirements, roles, and responsibilities related to digital archives to a variety of stakeholders.
3. Formulate strategies and tactics for appraising, acquiring, describing, managing, organizing, preserving, and delivering digital archives.
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