ArchivesDirect Overview: Standards-Based Preservation with Hosted Archivematica

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This webinar will provide an overview of ArchivesDirect, a hosted Archivematica service that includes DuraCloud preservation storage and is provided by LYRASIS in partnership with Artefactual Systems. We’ll cover what hosted Archivematica can do for your organization; how it integrates with other systems and services; and the training and support provided with an ArchivesDirect subscription.

Archivematica is an integrated suite of open-source software tools that allows users to process digital objects from ingest to access in alignment with the OAIS reference model. Together, Archivematica and DuraCloud provide a powerful, fully-hosted digital preservation software and storage solution. ArchivesDirect also includes onboarding and training by digital preservation experts to support your digital preservation goals and processes.


Heather Greer Klein is an Outreach & Engagement Coordinator for Digital Technology Services at LYRASIS. She collaborates with libraries, archives, museums, and nonprofit institutions of all sizes to identify identify the right open source, hosted preservation and access solutions for their needs. Heather was previously in this role at DuraSpace, and spent six years as a Member Services Coordinator for the NC LIVE consortium. Heather received her MLIS from Simmons College.

Kelly Stewart, MAS, is the Director of Archival and Digital Preservation Services at Artefactual Systems. Kelly is responsible for ensuring that Artefactual meets the needs of clients using Archivematica and AtoM for digital preservation, archival description and online access.

State library and/or archives agency; Academic library: 4 year and graduate; Government library; Archives; Special collections
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