Jackie and I have been poring over the engaging posts on the Day of Digital Archives blog today, impressed with the many views into the work lives of those attempting to preserve content that was born digital or that has become digital. It’s really a wonderful compilation of the varieties of challenges these endeavors present. Do check it out — and why not start with this one, where Jackie describes the project we are embarking upon.
Ricky Erway, Senior Program Officer at OCLC Research, worked with staff from the OCLC Research Library Partnership on projects ranging from managing born digital archives to research data curation. Ricky left OCLC in 2015.