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   April 2011 
In This Issue
LOC NDIIPP 2010 Report
GeoMAPP Welcomes Kansas & Mississippi
NAGARA E-Records Forum
IS&T Archiving 2011
New GeoMAPP Tools
Quick Links
Conference Presentations
GeoMAPP is scheduled to participate in the following conferences during the  second quarter of 2011:

NAGARA 2011 E-Records Forum (4/7-4/8)Austin, TX

IS&T Archiving (5/15-5/19) Salt Lake City, UT


You are receiving this e-mail newsletter as a GeoMAPP informational partner or full partner. Visit the GeoMAPP website for all of the latest information on the GeoMAPP program.

LOCLibrary of Congress releases NDIIPP 2010 Report 

The Library of Congress released the National Digital Information Infrastructure and Preservation Program (NDIIPP) 2010 report, Preserving Our Digital Heritage: The NDIIPP 2010 Report, which higlights the Partner and Informational Partner states' participation in the GeoMAPP project.

New Partners plus New Info Partners w KansasGeoMAPP Welcomes New Informational Partners: KANSAS and MISSISSIPPI

The GeoMAPP Informational Partner family continues to grow, recently adding Kansas and Mississippi. The Informational Partners program is designed to engage a new set of state archives staff and geospatial data managers with the activities of GeoMAPP. View a list of all the current GeoMAPP Information Partners the GeoMAPP Informational Partners web page. 


Welcome to Kanasas and Mississippi, and we look forward to your participation and contribributions as new informational partners.   

NAGARA E-Records Forum, April 7-8, 2011 2011 Electronic Records Forum focused on current issues in Electronic Records management

LOCATION: Austin, Texas

Glen McAninch of the Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives will participate on a panel reviewing NDIIPP-sponsored programs aimed at state government digital preservation. Further information on the conference can be found here.

IS&T Archiving 2011, 

May 16-19, 2011

Exploring issues related to digital preservation and stewardship of harcopy, audio, and video

LOCATION: Salt Lake City, UT

Elizabeth Perkes of the Utah States Archives and Records Service will present a poster and paper prepared by Perkes and Lisa Speaker of the North Carolina State Archives exploring archiving of geospatial records and capturing geospatial metadata to populate the archival record. Further information on the conference can be found here.

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GeoMAPP Web Site

New Tools and

Presentations Available

Check out the GeoMAPP web site for new tools and presentations including: Dust Free Data, Utilitizng Geospatial Metadata to Support Data Preservation Practices, and a new User Guide for LOC's BagIt file packaging and verification tool.

Check the Presentations and Publications page for these and many other tools to assist in your geoarchiving projects.


GeoMAPP Team
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