January 20, 2022

University of Missouri Partners With National Digital Stewardship Alliance (NDSA)

Here’s coverage from the Columbia Missourian:

A new partnership between the MU Libraries and the National Digital Stewardship Alliance promises to help keep the archive, estimated at 41,000 items, growing.


The digital alliance offers grant opportunities to pay for new scanners that can produce higher quality digital images from microfilm and other equipment and the hiring of more employees.


“We want to preserve, but we also want to provide access,” Dorothy Carner, head of libraries at the MU Journalism Library, said.

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See Also: Just Released by NDSA: 2014 National Agenda for Digital Stewardship (July 23, 2013)

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Gary Price (gprice@mediasourceinc.com) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.