February 2017 Minutes

Meeting Minutes for Feb. 25, 2017 @ 2 p.m.

Present: Allie Penn, Lori Eaton, Margie Wade, Nathaniel Arndts, Dereck Cram, Monica Ponzini, Beth Lowe, Kristina Lavoie, Mark Suhovecky.  Kim Schroeder (faculty advisor)

Guest speaker: Paul Neirink, Digital Resources Specialist at the Reuther Library

Paul discussed techniques for creating a preservation copy of data stored on older storage devices such as floppy disks and CDs. Summary & recording of presentation.

Meeting notes:

The Mid-Michigan Digital Practitioners meeting will be held March 23-24, 2017 at WSU’s David Adamany Undergraduate Library, 3rd floor Community Room. The meeting is free but registration does fill up so register soon.

Warrior Day in Lansing will be held on Tuesday, March 21, 2017. A poster is being organized by the Society of American Archivists student group. They are looking for input from other student groups. Contact Mark Prindiville.

Submitted by: Lori Eaton