May 20, 2022

Six Digital Preservation Posts at Cambridge and Oxford – Closing Date Extended

From the Open Preservation Foundation:

Three Fellows will be based at each institution, and will work collaboratively to address the development of systems and services to support the long-term preservation of the libraries’ digitised and born-digital cultural heritage collections.

U. of Oxford Info

U. of Cambridge Info

The roles of the three Fellows will be mirrored at each location, and will concentrate on the areas of:

  • Policy and Planning;
  • Outreach and Training;
  • and Technical.

These six posts offer an exciting opportunity to help shape the digital preservation activities at two of the world’s foremost research libraries, and to share with others the knowledge and experience learned.

The closing date for applications has been extended to February 29, 2016.

About Gary Price

Gary Price ( 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, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.