Title Digital Curator Vocational Education Europe
Project Number 510023-2010-LLP-UK-LNW
Product Report on DigCurv baseline survey of training opportunities for digital curation
Title Report on DigCurv baseline survey of training opportunities for digital curation
Marketing Text New jobs are emerging for digital curators with the skills needed for the long-term management of the digital resources being collected by cultural institutions as a result of the growth of the digital economy. Recent surveys have suggested that there are skills shortages matched by demand from employers and staff for training. This baseline survey will identify and analyse the existing training opportunities in the field and establish a framework for evaluating the training curriculum.
Description Report on the baseline survey and analysis of vocational training opportunities for digital curation and evaluation framework for training curriculum.
Educators and trainers specialising in digital curation and digital preservation.
Digital curators, Digital archivists, Digital preservation specialists, Digital library specialists, curators, archivists, librarians.
Managers working in archives, libraries and museums.
Result Discussion document and evaluation framework.
Area of application Planning for the next project stages; informing education institutions and policy makers