Preservation Committee

Committee Charge:

  • To assess the need in Western New York for preservation and conservation
  • To foster education and an awareness of sound conservation and preservation practices in an ever shifting digital world and to that end:   

                To be a regional resource for facilitating knowledge of and promoting an attitude for conservation and preservation;

                To provide training, including implementation of preservation standards, including metadata, open source technology, digitization and born digital preservation practices. 

Committee charge reaffirmed by the WNYLRC Board of Trustees on May 24, 2017.

Co-chairs: Jessica Gavin and Amanda Shepp
 

Digitization Basics Series: Photography

This brochure is one of what will be a series of brochures to assist people in learning the basics of digitization. Produced by Omar Brown, Ken Swiatek, and Christine Riggi of the WNYLRC Preservation Committee.

 

Preservation LibGuide

 

Videos:

Archival Enclosures Demonstration: Four Flap Enclosure and Three Flap Enclosure

 

Committee Members

Jason Barone
Western New York Library Resources Council
Airport Commerce Park East
4950 Genesee Street
Suite 170
Buffalo, NY 14225
Phone: (716) 633-0705

Mark Bialkowski
D'Youville College
320 Porter Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14201-1084
Phone: (716) 829-7616
Term: July 1, 2020 - June 30, 2023

Omar Brown
320 Capen Hall
Buffalo, NY 14260-2200
Phone: (716) 645-8646
Term: July 1, 2021 - June 30, 2024

Jessica Gavin
SUNY Erie-City Campus
121 Ellicott Street
Buffalo, NY 14203
Phone: (716) 851-1076
Term: July 1, 2019 - June 30, 2022

Danielle Glynn
Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center
Elm and Carlton Streets
Buffalo, NY 14263
Phone: (716) 845-5966
Term: July 1, 2021 - June 30, 2024

Jessica Hollister
University Archives
University at Buffalo
420 Capen Hall
Amherst, NY 14260
Phone: (716) 645-1364
Term: July 1, 2021 - June 30, 2024

Catherine McGrath
Hilbert College
5200 South Park Avenue
Hamburg, NY 14075
Phone: (716) 649-7900
Term: July 1, 2020 - June 30, 2023

Christine Riggi
University at Buffalo, State University of NY (LL)
John Lord O'Brian Hall
Amherst Campus
Amherst, NY 14260
Phone: (716) 645-2089
Term: July 1, 2020 - June 30, 2023

Amanda Shepp
The State University of New York at Fredonia
280 Central Avenue
Fredonia, NY 14063
Phone: (716) 673-3181
Term: July 1, 2019 - June 30, 2022

Grace Trimper
University Archives
University at Buffalo
420 Capen Hall
Buffalo, NY 14260
Phone: (716) 645-1361
Term: July 1, 2019 - June 30, 2022

Heidi Ziemer
Western New York Library Resources Council
Airport Commerce Park East
4950 Genesee Street
Suite 170
Buffalo, NY 14225
Phone: (716) 633-0705