The strength of the Australasia Preserves community comes from its grass-roots passion to share. Australasia Preserves recognised education and training for digital preservation as a top priority from its beginning. The following material has been developed by the Working Group on Digital Preservation Education.

Digital Preservation Essentials

Digital Preservation Essentials is a series of modules covering various functions and aspects of digital preservation. Digital preservation concepts are tightly coupled with experimentation with open source tools, where the content is aimed at those seeking to understand the reasoning behind tool and technology choices for handling digital material and gain practical skills.

Introduction to automation for digital preservation professionals

This course aims to equip digital preservation professionals with skills for automating repetitive inputs when appraising, accessioning and ingesting large collections of digital objects.