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Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Smithsonian Joins the BCC

The BitCurator Consortium is happy to welcome several new members from the Smithsonian Institution! The Smithsonian Libraries and Archives joined us as members in 2018 and we are now pleased to welcome additional members from the Archive of American Art, the Hirshhorn Museum & Sculpture … Read more →

BitCurator Consortium Workflows. Blue, black, white, and gray squares in mosaic pattern

New Member Benefit! Workflow Assessments

Hannah Wang

The BCC will be offering small-scale born-digital processing workflow assessments on a limited basis in 2021. This will be a member benefit for new and existing BCC members. These workflow assessments will consist of two one-hour sessions with the consultant, the Community Facilitator, and representatives … Read more →

BCC Releases Updated Code of Conduct

Jess Farrell

The BCC Code of Conduct Committee has released an updated Code of Conduct and reporting process just in time for the 2020 BitCurator Users Forum. If you are attending the Forum, please read the Code of Conduct prior to joining our virtual space. BCC Members … Read more →

BitCurator Users Forum Virtual Conference, October 13-16, 2020

Registration for the BitCurator Users Forum 2020 closes on October 2, 2020!

BitCurator Consortium

We are proud to offer registration for BUF20 at a sliding scale starting at $0.  This year’s Forum features four days of programming. Sessions will be non-concurrent (single-stream) and will run live starting at 11am ET. Each day will include a variety of opportunities for … Read more →

How We Use It Here: Webinars by, for, and about the BitCurator Community

Annalise Berdini

The BCC Membership Committee is excited to announce a new concept for ongoing training and education on digital curation tools and workflows: the How We Use it Here webinar series.

BitCurator Consortium Quarterly Newsletter

BitCurator Consortium Newsletter – Summer 2020

BitCurator Consortium

The latest issue of the BCC’s newsletter is now available! It includes: Updates from the BCC President Laura Alagna Program and registration information for the BitCurator Users Forum Official release of the new and improved BitCurator wiki Recording and notes from the July roundtable New … Read more →

You’re Invited: BCC+ERS mixer | Aug. 5th | 5-7pm CT

Jess Farrell

The BitCurator Consortium and the SAA Electronic Records Section invite digital curation practitioners and others who are curious to learn about the community to a mixer in conjunction with Archives*Records 2020. Drop in to talk to BitCurator users other and digital curation practitioners about born-digital … Read more →

Educopia Institute Releases Recording of OSSArcFlow Webinar

Educopia Institute

Educopia Institute is pleased to announce the release of the OSSArcFlow Resource Release Webinar. Last month, Educopia released the OSSArcFlow Guide to Documenting Born-Digital Archival Workflows. The publication of the Guide marks the culmination of a three-year project (OSSArcFlow) to investigate, synchronize, and model a … Read more →

practice // values: situating digital forensics tools in archives. Featuring Snowden Becker, Monique Lassere, Keith Pendergrass, & Yvonne Ng. July 24, 2020. 2-3:30 pm ET.

Registration Now Open for the July 2020 BCC Roundtable!

BitCurator Consortium

Registration is now open for the July 2020 BCC roundtable: practice // values : situating digital forensics tools in archives. The roundtable will take place on July 24, 2020 from 2:00-3:30pm ET over Zoom. Register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/practice-values-situating-digital-forensics-tools-in-archives-tickets-109992887688 Registration is required for this event, but it … Read more →

Educopia Institute Releases OSSArcFlow Guide to Documenting Born-Digital Archival Workflows and Three Video Learning Modules

Educopia Institute

Educopia Institute is delighted to announce the release of the OSSArcFlow Guide to Documenting Born-Digital Archival Workflows. The Guide aims to make the daunting task of selecting, implementing, and refining born-digital archiving workflows more achievable. It was authored by Alexandra Chassanoff and Colin Post as … Read more →

BitCurator Users Forum Virtual Conference, October 13-16, 2020

BitCurator Users Forum 2020 – Moving to Virtual

BitCurator Consortium

The BitCurator Users Forum Program Committee has decided to move the 2020 BitCurator Users Forum to a virtual conference format, which will take place on October 13-16, 2020. The committee took many factors into account in making this decision, including public health advisories, decisions other … Read more →

BitCurator Consortium Executive Council. Photos of Lauren Work, Kelly Bolding, and Matthew Farrell

BCC Executive Council Election Results

Jess Farrell

The votes are in and it’s my pleasure to announce the results of the BitCurator Consortium Executive Council election: Welcome to our newest Executive Council members, Lauren Work from the University of Virginia and Kelly Bolding from Princeton University. The Council is excited for the … Read more →

BitCurator Consortium Quarterly Newsletter

BitCurator Consortium Newsletter – Spring 2020

BitCurator Consortium

The latest issue of the BCC’s newsletter is now available! It includes: Updates from the BCC President Laura Alagna BitCurator Users Forum Call for Proposals Executive Council Nominations Upcoming roundtable Resources Roundup Updates from the BitCuratorEdu project

BitCurator Users Forum Virtual Conference, October 13-16, 2020

ANNOUNCEMENT: BitCurator Users Forum remote presentation | extended deadline

BitCurator Consortium

The Program Committee is excited to announce that we are now accepting proposals for remote conference presentations. We think that providing this option will increase participation and lead to a fuller, more engaging program. Perhaps most importantly, making participation in the Forum open to people … Read more →

BitCurator Consortium Quarterly Newsletter

BitCurator Consortium Newsletter – Winter 2020

BitCurator Consortium

The latest issue of the BCC’s newsletter is now available! It includes: Updates from the BCC Executive Council Save-the-date for the 2020 BitCurator Users Forum Updates from the BitCuratorEdu project

BitCurator Consortium Quarterly Newsletter

BitCurator Consortium Newsletter – Fall 2019

BitCurator Consortium

The latest issue of the BCC’s newsletter is now available! It includes: Greetings from the BCC’s new Community Facilitator BitCurator Users Forum community notes and recordings now available Call to join the Program Committee or submit a host site application Upcoming webinar: Bulk Reviewer Updates … Read more →

BitCurator Users Forum 2019. October 24-25, 2019. Yale University, New Haven, CT. Logo for the BitCurator Consortium

BitCurator Users Forum 2019 – Registration Reminder

BitCurator Consortium

You may have been thinking that BitCurator Users Forum 2019: Communities of Practice scheduled to take place October 24-25 at Yale University is probably sold out at this point… but guest what???!!! As of this moment, there are still 20 registration spots available! We have … Read more →

BitCurator Consortium Quarterly Newsletter

BitCurator Consortium Newsletter – Summer 2019

BitCurator Consortium

The latest issue of the BCC’s newsletter is now available! It includes: BitCurator Users Forum program and registration Upcoming webinar: Recovering 90s Data Tapes Updates from the BitCuratorEdu project Featured resources

BitCurator Users Forum 2019. October 24-25, 2019. Yale University, New Haven, CT. Logo for the BitCurator Consortium

BitCurator Users Forum 2019 – Registration Now Open!

BitCurator Consortium

On behalf of the BitCurator Consortium Program Committee, I’m pleased to share some exciting announcements related to the upcoming BitCurator Users Forum 2019: Communities of Practice scheduled to take place October 24-25 at Yale University. Preliminary Program Live! We are happy to announce that the … Read more →

BitCurator Consortium Quarterly Newsletter

BitCurator Consortium Newsletter – Spring 2019

BitCurator Consortium

The latest issue of the BCC’s newsletter is now available! It includes: BitCurator Users Forum Call for Proposals New BCC members Updates from the BitCuratorEdu project Featured resources, including the recording of the BCC roundtable

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