the future of libraries in the digital age
Your Name and Title:
Dr. Patricia C. Franks, CRM
MARA Program Coordinator
Library, School, or Organization Name:
School of Library and Information Science, San Jose State University
Co-Presenter Name(s): None
Area of the World from Which You Will Present: New York State
Language in Which You Will Present: English
Target Audience(s): archivists, records managers, information managers, the general public
Short Session Description (one line): This session will describe the goals of the InterPARES Trust research project and examine one facet of the team's work by exploring the benefits realized and the risks incurred by individuals, governments, and organizations storing their digital information in the cloud.
Full Session Description (as long as you would like): InterPARES Trust is an international research project designed to generate the theoretical and methodological frameworks to support the development of integrated and consistent local, national, and international networks of policies, procedures, regulations, standards and legislation concerning digital records entrusted to the Internet (and the Cloud), to ensure public trust grounded on evidence of good governance, a strong digital economy, and a persistent digital memory. Dr. Franks will introduce one facet of this 5-year long research project by examining the benefits and risks related to storing personal, public, and enterprise information in the cloud.
Websites / URLs Associated with Your Session: http://www.interparestrust.com