May 23, 2022

Report From the Archiving Email 2020 Symposium at National Library of New Zealand

From the National Library of New Zealand Blog:

On 30 January 2020, archivists, digital preservationists, records managers, librarians, academics, and IT specialists from across Aotearoa and Australia came together in Wellington to discuss the particular challenges and opportunities in preserving email. Others around the world, including the Australia, Canada, the United States, the UK, and Ireland, watched remotely via a livestream.

The programme featured talks from people working across the cultural heritage and information management sector, from National and State Archives, special collections libraries and archives, academic researchers, and records managers. The day included robust discussion and sharing of ideas, tools, and workflows.

Direct to Complete Symposium Report (approx. 1000 words)

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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.