Personal Digital Archiving: Store & Protect

Personal Digital Archiving: Store & Protect
Description:

Personal Digital Archiving: Store & Protect

Workshop description:

Feeling overwhelmed by your digital content? Don’t know where to start to preserve and archive your digital items? Join us at the NC Government and Heritage Library (GHL) to learn specific tips and tricks to Store the digital content in your Personal Digital Archive and how to Protect your digital life. The third workshop in the Personal Digital Archiving Series, this interactive class helps participants get started in organizing and understanding their "digital life." 

Sign up to attend Personal Digital Archiving: Store and Protect on March 11, 2020, from 10-11 am

Led by members of the GHL digital team, this workshop will focus on:

  • Retrieving and backing up digital content
  • File organization
  • Managing exports and data synching
  • Storage options
  • Lots of Copies Keeps Stuff Safe (LOCKSS)
  • Online resources and tools to help get you started 

There is no experience necessary for this workshop, but please come with your questions and materials or projects you would like to work on – including a personal computer or tablet!
Have more questions? Contact us at digital.info@ncdcr.gov or 919-814-6790. Please register by 12:00 PM on March 10, 2020.

Coming up in the Personal Digital Archiving Series:

  • Personal Digital Archiving: Manage & Provide – Managing access to your content and copies; Reviewing and maintaining your Archive; Password management; Planning for the unexpected
  • Personal Digital Archiving: Digital Memories & Genealogy – Online tools for genealogy research including exports, file management, filename tricks & tips, and genealogy-specific formats; digital memorials; preserving memories/history in digital spaces
     

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