Persistence: “Got yours?” Preserving Scholarship

ALCTS webinar: Persistence: “Got yours?” Preserving Scholarship

This webinar is one of the six-part “Working with Continuing Resources” webinar series

Date: Wednesday, March 11, 2015
All webinars are one hour in length and begin at 11am Pacific, noon Mountain, 1pm Central, and 2pm Eastern time.

Description: As more and more content (books and journals and other genres) is made available only in an electronic format, ensuring that the scholarly record remains intact in the event of a technological or natural disaster is ever more critical. Learn about the importance of digital preservation, rights and responsibilities of all stakeholders, and what you can do to ensure that key research remains readily available.

Learning outcomes: This webinar will provide a broad introduction to digital preservation, the economic and social challenges and opportunities, including a smattering of technology and a mention of standards.

Who should attend? Everyone is welcome.

Presenter: Victoria Reich is Executive Director of the LOCKSS Program, Stanford University. Dr. Katherine Skinner is Executive Director of the Educopia Institute.


Single Webinar Registration Fees: Registration Fees: ALCTS Member $43 ; Non-member $59 ; Group rate (members/non-members) $99/$129 ; International $43

This webinar is part of a six part series. Please check the ALCTS Web site for discount pricing for the entire webinar series.


ALCTS webinars are recorded and registrants receive a link to the recording shortly following the live event.

For questions about registration, contact ALA Registration by calling 1-800-545-2433 and press 5 or email For all other questions or comments related to the webinars, contact Julie Reese, ALCTS Events Manager at 1-800-545-2433, ext. 5034 or