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Date:         Sun, 5 Oct 2008 11:54:18 +0100
From: Humanist Discussion Group <willard.mccarty-AT-MCCARTY.ORG.UK>
Subject: 22.249 cfp: Archiving 2009
To: humanist-AT-Princeton.EDU


               Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 22, No. 249.
       Centre for Computing in the Humanities, King's College London
                        www.princeton.edu/humanist/
                     Submit to: humanist-AT-princeton.edu



         Date: Sun, 05 Oct 2008 11:53:04 +0100
         From: Humanist Discussion Group <willard.mccarty-AT-mccarty.org.uk>
         Subject: cfp: Archiving 2009



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Date:   Fri, 3 Oct 2008 17:21:21 +0100
From:   archiving2009-AT-imaging.org <archiving2009-AT-imaging.org>
Reply-To:       archiving2009-AT-imaging.org <archiving2009-AT-imaging.org>
To:     Tanner, Simon <simon.tanner-AT-kcl.ac.uk>



IS&T is pleased to announce the Archiving 2009 Call for Papers.  The
deadline for submitting presentation abstracts for Archiving 2009, to be
held May 4-7, 2009 in Arlington, VA., is *December 21, 2008*.  A PDF of
the Call for Papers can be found at
www.imaging.org/conferences/archiving2009.

Paper proposals should be submitted according to the process described at

http://www.imaging.org/conferences/archiving2009/authors.cfm


The IS&T Archiving Conference brings together a unique community of
imaging novices and experts from libraries, archives, records
management, and information technology institutions to discuss and
explore the expanding field of digital archiving and preservation.
Attendees from around the world represent industry, academia,
governments, and cultural heritage institutions. The conference presents
the latest research results on archiving, provides a forum to explore
new strategies and policies, and reports on successful projects that can
serve as benchmarks in the field.  Archiving 2009 is a blend of invited
focal papers, keynote talks, and refereed oral and interactive display
presentations. Prospective authors are invited to submit oral and
interactive presentations by the December 21^st deadline.



Proposed program topics include:

=B7         *Creating and Managing Digital Collections*

       * Metadata and data retrieval
       * Large scale collection management
       * Business cases and business models for economic sustainability
       * Ingest and export of digital content packages
       * Strategies for selecting and archiving specific kinds of digital
         content
       * User needs and access to digital collections

=B7         *Imaging and Image Workflow Processes*

       * Image acquisition and digitization workflows
       * Image capture and quality assurance
       * Color management
       * Compression: JPEG2000 and other audiovisual formats
       * Digital collections scanning standards
       * Image discovery and access

=B7         *Digital Preservation Strategies*

       * Reliability of storage solutions
       * Archival formats (PDF/A, JPEG 2000, Open XML, RAW etc.)
       * Microfilm as storage solution for digital data
       * Conservation and stability of computer output media
       * Repository models and workflows
       * Compliance with copyright law and policy
       * Tools, services, and resources for use in a distributed environment

Please feel free to contact me with any questions. We hope to see you
there.

Best regards,

Diana Gonzalez

IS&T Conference Program Manager

archiving2009-AT-imaging.org <mailto:archiving2009-AT-imaging.org>

703/642-9090 x 106


--
Simon Tanner
Director,  King's Digital Consultancy Services,
King's College London,
Centre for Computing in the Humanities,
26-29 Drury Lane, London WC2B 5RL
Tel: +44 (0)7887 691716 or Admin: +44 (0)20 7848 2861
Email: simon.tanner-AT-kcl.ac.uk
http://www.kdcs.kcl.ac.uk/

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