After a review of the fundamental principles of archival appraisal and appraisal policies, you'll be introduced to the unique issues that need to be addressed when appraising electronic records. Case studies will highlight the practical aspects of appraisal when dealing with electronic records.
- Develop an appraisal policy for your archives
- Include electronic records on records retention and disposal schedules; appraise electronic records for your archives
- Address technical issues (such as metadata, software dependence, etc.) that arise when appraising electronic records
- Appraise electronic records for your archives
Who should attend:
Archivist Practitioners, Records Managers, anyone responsible for the archival appraisal of electronic records
What should you know?:
Archival appraisal of records, as well as some basic knowledge about digital preservation and electronic records.
This course is one of the Foundational Courses in the Digital Archives Specialist (DAS) Curriculum and Certificate Program and builds on others including Basic Electronic Records. If you intend to pursue the Certificate, you'll need to pass the examination for this course. Please follow "Procedures for DAS webinars" to access exam information.
SAA Members: $185/$235
Institutional METRO Member Employees: $210/$260
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This event is co-sponsored by METRO and the Archivists Round Table of New York.