Members of the the Digital Preservation Practical Implementers Guild (“The Guild”) meet regularly to discuss digital preservation work and issues.
The goals for the Guild at the time of chartering are:
The Digital Preservation Practical Implementers Guild constitutes an actualisation of the Digital Continuity Action Plan Section 6.1 Understanding action 6.1.2 Form a Community of Practice which crosses professional, occupational and international boundaries.
This document outlines the establishment of the Digital Preservation Practical Implementers Guild, the goals of the guild and the roles, responsibilities of Guild members. These terms of reference will provide a community of practice a clearly defined environment for the sharing and promotion of digital preservation knowledge.
Read the Digital Preservation Terms of Reference.
A pdf version of the terms of reference can be found here:
Digital Preservation Practical Implementers Guild Terms of Reference
Representatives of the following organisations participate in the Guild
Archives New Zealand
Inland Revenue (Dept of)
National Library New Zealand
New Zealand Film Archive
Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa
Radio New Zealand Sound Archive
Statistics New Zealand
Victoria University of Wellington
For more information about the Guild, contact Mick Crouch, Advisor / Analyst, Digital Continuity at firstname.lastname@example.org