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Friday, August 5 • 9:30am - 10:45am
305 - The Art of Collection Development for Web Archives

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Approaches to collection development and appraisal for web archives vary greatly among memory institutions. Archivists with differing collecting strategies and varied web archiving goals share the approaches to collection development and appraisal implemented at their institutions. Join the panelists to gain insight into the processes involved in building collections of web content for a variety of use cases.

Rollason-Cass: The Who, What, Why and How of Building Event Based Collections at the Internet Archive
Ryan: Capturing Digital in the Era of Social Media
Alvord: A Blessing or a Curse: Getting Your Collection Development Policy to Work for You

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Maria Praetzellis

Maria is Product Manager for CDL’s research data management initiatives including DMPTool, the FAIR Island Project, and the NSF-funded machine-actionable DMP grant project.

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Trevor Alvord

Curator of 21st-century Mormonism and Western Americana, Brigham Young University
I am responsible for the growth and development of BYU's web archive and for collecting 21st-century Mormon imprints. Before coming to BYU I served as a Processing Archivist at Utah State University and as Head of Special Collections at James Madison University. I received undergraduate... Read More →
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Sylvie Rollason-Cass

Web Archivist, Internet Archive
Sylvie works with libraries, archives, and other organizations to build web archives using the Archive-It service.
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Ted Ryan

Director, The Coca-Cola Company
Director of the archives of The Coca-Cola Company where we have had an active program to capture our Company and branded Websites around the world. While we were an early adopter using a third party vendor (Hanzo) to capture selected sites as early as 2009 and even getting our data... Read More →
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Kate Stratton

Lead, Collection Development and Processing, Gates Archive
Kate Stratton is the Lead for Collection Development & Processing at Gates Archive. Kate oversees a team responsible for donor relations, acquisitions, processing and oral history.

Friday August 5, 2016 9:30am - 10:45am EDT
Salon C Hilton Atlanta, 255 Courtland Street NE, Atlanta, GA 30303