The next NDSA Standards and Practices Working Group call will be on November 17, 1-2pm ET. Our main discussion topic will be reports on recent conferences and many WG members have volunteered to share their experiences, including those listed below. Adobe Connect login information is at the end of this message.


We look forward to the discussion on 11/17!



Kate Murray

Office of Strategic Initiatives

Library of Congress


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Meeting Agenda

·        Administrivia (New member introductions, call for note taker)

·        Announcements and Project Updates

o   Video survey status and December monthly call

o   Email exploration tools and demos schedule

o   Optical Disc discussion -  do we want to have any follow-up items?

·        Main Discussion Topic:  Report out from recent conferences (45 mins)

LC Storage Meeting, 9/22-9/23

 -Kara Van Malssen, AVPreserve


Research Data Alliance -- 4th Plenary, 9/22-9/24

-Mary Vardigan, ICPSR


iPRES, 10/6-10/10

-Andrea Goethals, Harvard


AMIA Hack Day, 10/8/2014

-Kara Van Malssen, AVPreserve


DLF Fall Forum, 10/27-10/29

-Stephen Davis, Columbia - about

-Michelle Paolillo, Cornell - about the session  


IASA (International Association of Sound and Audiovisual Archives), 10/5-10/9

-Kate Murray, LC -  Kate’s Signal blog post

·        Questions/Discussion

·        Wrap up


== Adobe Connect online meeting information ==

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•             Enter your full name and institution in the text box, for example Barrie Howard (Library of Congress)

•             Click the “Enter” Room button

•             Dial 877-299-5123 for audio