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Zach Vowell

California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo
Digital Archivist
San Luis Obispo, CA
Zach has worked with born-digital collection material since 2007, in Digital Archivist positions at Cal Poly State University and the Briscoe Center for American History. At Cal Poly, he is co-primary investigator of the IMLS-funded Software Preservation Network project, and he works with the library's architectural special collections. He has presented about his work with born-digital archives at other professional conferences, and has long recognized the need to strategically preserve software for architectural collections.