The National Digital Stewardship Alliance: Community, Content, Commitment.
The National Digital Stewardship Alliance: Community, Content, Commitment
Membership educational institutions, non-profit organizations, and business entities to
Web sites, texts, images, geospatial data, datasets, TV broadcasts, motion pictures, sound recordings, government records, business recordsHighlights
The Library of Congress and Members of the itemsNDSA are committed to serving as digital stewards of America's national digital collection and employing standards, systems, and cooperative relationships that advance digital stewardship.
Members commit to pursuing and participating in collaborative stewardship endeavors for at-risk digital content.
Promote the issue of Digital Preservation to stakeholders
Working Groups items
Preservation Storage System Survey items conducted 2011
76% of membership keep copies in multiple geographic locations
Results published on The SignalHighlights
NDSA Innovation Awards items
Recognizing innovation in the field of digital stewardship
Four categories: Individual, Project, Organization, Future steward
Nominations by May 18, 2012 at www.digitalpreservation.gov/ndsa/awards.htmlHighlights
“ itemsDigital Preservation in a Box”
A gentle introduction for a general audience of professionals who work with digital information but have no digital preservation experienceHighlights
Standards and Practices items
Improving Wikipedia’s coverage of digital preservation and the organization of information and articles on the topicHighlights
Read about NDSA work on The Signal