The September 2012 Library of Congress Digital Preservation Newsletter is now available.
In this issue:
*Reflections from CurateCamp Processing: Processing Data/Processing Collections
*Final results from the National Digital Stewardship Alliance Storage Survey
*Read about the born-digital archives of Jonathan Larson, composer of the musical RENT
*The Library of Congress collections = 10 TB of data? Find out why the Library is more than just a mechanism for measuring storage of data
*Find out how you can help identify 2012 election-related websites to be preserved
*Some of the Monthly Digital Preservation Bits include: Students archiving the web with the K-12 Web Archiving Program; the NDSA Content Working Group members describe their work; Andrea Goethals, digital preservation and repository services manager at the Harvard University library, discusses assessing and mitigating bit-level preservation risks
*Read about some interviews with digital preservation practitioners: Lisa Gregory, digital collections manager at State Library of North Carolina and Michael Edson, director of web and new media strategy at the Smithsonian Institution, among others
*Check out some recent blog posts on The Signal discussing digital preservation outreach and advocacy topics
*Call for Papers due Nov. 2 for Personal Digital Archiving 2013 conference
*Upcoming events; Designing Storage Architectures meeting, Sept. 20-21; NDIIPP at the National Book Festival, Sept 22-23.