Your active engagement in the BCC enables you to stay on the forefront of born-digital curation practice and to benefit from the research, documentation, code, and training materials produced by this community.

When you join the BitCurator Consortium (BCC), your membership dollars directly support the ongoing development of the BitCurator software environment and the BitCurator user community.

Additional benefits include:

  • Voting rights
  • Eligibility to serve on the BCC executive council and committees
  • Community engagement and networking
  • Dedicated educational offerings
  • Prioritization in future enhancement requests
  • Service opportunities
  • Professional development and training
  • Subscription to a dedicated BCC member mailing list
  • Special rates for BCC events, including the annual BitCurator Forum

How to Get Involved

How to Get Involved in the Bitcurator Consortium

The BitCurator Consortium (BCC) is an independent, community-led membership association that serves as the host and center of administrative, user, and community support for the BitCurator environment. Its purpose is to support the curation of born-digital materials through the application of open-source digital forensics tools … Read more →

How to Become a Member of the BitCurator Consortium

At this time, the BitCurator Consortium has three membership options:  institution group of institutions volunteer Institutions and groups of institutions enjoy the full scope of BitCurator Consortium benefits and services. Volunteer members are invited to participate in many parts of the community but do not … Read more →

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For Developers

The BitCurator Consortium is seeking volunteers to join us in our development efforts! Anyone, regardless of membership status in the BCC, can contribute to the critical software sustainability needs of the digital archives community. We are looking for developers at all levels of experience who … Read more →

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Fees & Agreement

General member dues are $2,000 (US) per institution per year. These fees are established and reviewed by the BCC’s executive council.

The Consortium is currently piloting a group membership model priced at $1,000 per institution per consortium or similar approved group of organizations. To discuss a potential consortial or group membership, contact us.

Download BCC Membership Agreement

If you have any questions about membership or wish to join, please contact us.

Become a member

Membership is open to libraries, archives, museums, and other institutions worldwide that seek a collaborative community within which they may explore and apply forensics approaches and solutions to their digital collections.

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