2019 New England Partners Meeting

August 12 at Harvard University

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Partners, Internet Archive staff, and friends will meet in Cambridge to share web archiving goals, projects, ideas, and questions. Stay tuned to space for program updates and opportunities to contribute as the date approaches.

Registration for this event is now closed. Thanks to all who registered – we’ll be in touch with more updates and look forward to seeing you in Cambridge!

Location

We will meet at Harvard’s Lamont Library, in Room B-30 on the lower level. The Library is wheelchair accessible by a ramp located to the left of the main entrance in Harvard Yard, and the lower level is accessible by elevator. Harvard Yard is accessible by public transportation via the Harvard Square T station. For general directions to Harvard, see: Harvard University Maps & Directions. For parking, see: Harvard Square Parking & Transportation.

Lamont Library

Lamont Library, Harvard. Photo courtesy of Harvard College Libraries.

Program

Following the agenda below, attendees will learn about the latest developments from the Internet Archive, their peers’ collecting practices, and join rotating groups to explore their web archiving questions and issues together:

12PM: Lunch on us, welcome and introductions
1PM: Updates on Archive-It software and Internet Archive Web Group programs
2PM: Case studies and reports from Archive-It partners
3PM: Beverage and chat break
3:15PM: Rotating discussion and working groups
4:45PM: Wrap up

Look forward to more talk and discussion topic details as the date approaches. Thank you for volunteering your recommendations in the meantime and always reach out to us for more at the address below.

Questions?

Please feel free to direct any questions or needs for information in the meantime to the Archive-It team at: aitmeetings [at] archive [dot] org