The fifth international conference on preservation of digital objects (iPRES 2008): Event report

Alexander Ball, Michael Day, Manjula Patel

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The Fifth International Conference on Preservation of Digital Objects was held at the British Library on September 29–30, 2008, with the theme “Joined Up and Working: Tools and Methods for Digital Preservation”. Topics ranged from the technical foundations of digital preservation through preservation system architectures to the organizational and policy issues facing the custodians of digital resources. There were also sessions dedicated to dealing with particular types of content, training needs, and methods for auditing needs and services.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)89-102
Number of pages14
JournalInternational Journal of Digital Curation
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 2008


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