See "Introduction to PREMIS" in SAA Course Catalog
This is a one-day course covering the background, purpose, structure and use of the Data Dictionary and XML schema products of PREMIS, a preservation metadata initiative and maintenance activity based at the Library of Congress. Students will learn about the background of PREMIS, what constitutes preservation metadata, and gain some basic experience creating a PREMIS instance of preservation metadata.
Upon completion of this course, you'll be able to:
Who Should Attend
archivist practitioners, archivist managers, archivist administrators, IT professionals, librarians, records managers
What You Should Already Know
A basic understanding of data markup technologies (tags, HTML/XML) is recommended, but not required.
Conference of Inter-Mountain ArchivistsPO Box 2048Salt Lake City, UT 84110