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Where in the world is POWRR?

Black Pins = Conferences
Red Pins = POWRR Workshops
Blue Pins = POWRR Institutes

Where we are going….

January 2019 – POWRR Institute #4 – Naperville, IL
March 2019 – POWRR Institute #5 – Washington, D.C.

Where we have been…

UNESCO  (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization) Conference 2012: The Memory of the World in the Digital Age: Digitization and Preservation – Vancouver

RBMS (Rare Books and Manuscripts Section) Conference 2013 – Minneapolis

ALA (American Library Association) Annual Conference 2013 – Chicago

PASIG (Preservation and Archiving Special Interest Group) Meeting 2013 – Washington D.C.

iConference (Sponsored  by iSchool) Conference 2013 – Fort Worth, TX

Open Repositories Conference 2013 – Charlottetown, PEI, Canada

Digital Directions (Sponsored by the NDCC (Northeast Document Conservation Center) – Ann Arbor, MI

Digital Preservation Meeting 2013 (Sponsored by NDSA (National Digital Stewardship Alliance)) – Alexandria, VA

SAA  (Society of American Archivists) Conference 2013 – New Orleans (Presentation)

CARLI Annual Meeting 2013 – Champaign, IL (Presentation) (Video)

AHA (American Historical Association) Conference 2013 – Washington D.C.

ANADP (Aligning National Approaches to Digital Preservation) 2013 – Barcelona, Spain (Poster)

VRA (Visual Resources Association) Conference March 2014 – Milwaukee, WI

IACRL (Illinois Association of College and Research Libraries) Conference March 2014 – Chicago, IL

POWRR Pilot Workshop April 2014 – Chicago, IL

MAC (Midwest Archives Conference) Annual Meeting April 2014 – Kansas City, MO

OAH (Organization of American Historians) Conference April 2014 – Atlanta, GA

NACFS (National Archive Conference for Fraternities and Sororities) June 2014 – Champaign, IL

Data Driven: Digital Humanities in the Library Conference June 2014 – Charleston, SC

ACRL (African American Studies Librarian Section) Research Forum June 2014 – Las Vegas, NV

CATAC (Conference on Culture, Technology and Communication) Bi-Annual Meeting June 2014 – Oslo, Norway

NDIIPP (National Digital Information Infrastructure and Preservation Program) DigitalPreservation Meeting July 2014 – Washington D.C. (Blog Post(Video)

SAA  (Society of American Archivists) Annual Meeting August 2014 – Washington D.C.

POWRR Workshop  September 2014 – San Francisco, CA

AASLH Workshop September 2014 -St Paul, MN

Digital Frontiers Workshop September 2014 – Denton, TX

ASALH (Association for the Study of African American Life and History) Annual Convention September 2014 – Memphis, TN

iPres Conference October 2014 – Melbourne, Australia

POWRR Workshop October 2014 – Northampton, MA

POWRR Workshop November 2014 – Evanston, IL

POWRR Workshop April 2015 – Chicago, IL

HASTAC (Humanities, Arts, Science and Technology Advanced Collaboratory) Conference May 2015 – East Lansing, MI

NDSR Training June 2015 – Washington, DC

POWRR Workshop June 2015 – Portland, OR

POWRR Workshop October 2015 – Albany, NY

POWRR Workshop November 2015 – Deadwood, SD

POWRR Workshop April 2016 – Little Rock, AR.

MAC (Midwest Archives Conference) Annual Meeting April 27 2016 –  Milwaukee, WI

POWRR Workshop June 2016 – St. Paul, MN

ALA (American Library Association) Annual Conference June 2016 – Florida

POWRR Workshop July 2016 – San Antonio, TX

POWRR Workshop September 2016 – St. Louis, MO

POWRR Workshop October 2016 – Atlanta, GA

NDSA’s Digital Preservation Conference, Oct. 2016 – Milwaukee, WI

POWRR Workshop November 2016 – Honolulu, HI and Kona, HI

NDSA’s Digital Preservation Conference, Oct. 2017 – Pittsburgh, PA

POWRR Institute #1, November 2017 – Naperville, IL

Midwest Archives Conference 2018 – Chicago, IL

POWRR Institute #2, April 2018 – Warm Springs, OR

POWRR Institute #3, June 2018 – Tempe, AZ

iPres 2018 – September 2018 – Boston, MA

NDSA’s Digital Preservation Conference, Oct. 2018 – Las Vegas, NV

In the News

December 2, 2016 – American Archive of Public Broadcasting
Webinar Recording Roundup – From Theory to Action: Digital Preservation Tools and Strategies

July 20, 2015 – The Signal
DPOE Interview with Danielle Spalenka of the Digital POWRR Project

June 22, 2015 – Society of American Archivists
Preservation Publication Award: From Theory to Action

August 13, 2014 – Seth Shaw in Digital Curation Google Group
DataAccessioner 1.0-beta release

December 31, 2013 – The Signal
The NDSA at 3: Taking Stock and Looking Ahead

December 17, 2013 – The Signal
Do You Have Digital Preservation Tools? COPTR Needs You!

October 24, 2013 – Northern Star
Saving research connected to Open Access Week

July 8, 2013 – NIU Today
NIU joins National Digital Stewardship Alliance

August 16, 2012 – DeKalb Daily Chronicle
NIU to help Libraries avoid ‘bit rot’

January 11, 2012 – NIU Today
Libraries awarded $575,000 leadership grant from Institute of Museum and Library Services

October 11, 2011 – Illinois State University Media Relations
Milner Library part of IMLS grant

September 27, 2011 – Library Journal
IMLS Announces National Leadership Grants

September 2011 – IMLS Grants Announcement
National Leadership Grants Announcement


Who’s talking about us?

May 5, 2016 – NDSR 2016 Symposium

Handed out zines where POWRR was mentioned as a resource

March 28, 2016 – Digital Preservation Matters Blog Post
Posted a blog about a recent graduate thesis where POWRR is used heavily as a source

March 8, 2016 – Code4Lib Conference
POWRR was heavily referenced for a presentation at the Code4Lib conference

July 21, 2015 – Preservation Services at Dartmouth College
Summarizes the uses our POWRR Tool Grid

July 16, 2015 – ACRL Tech Connect
Mentions how the POWRR Project can help inform digital collection platform decisions or workflows.

June 2015 – Harvard Scholar Digital Preservation Links
Shared a Link to our blog post on the creation of a digital preservation decision flowchart at IWU

June 16, 2015 – NIU Today
Digital Powrr Team Wins Preservation Publication Award

April 29, 2015 – The Signal Blog Post (NDIIP from Library of Congress)
DPOE Interview with Jacob Nadal gives a nice shout out to the POWRR Project

February 19, 2015 – Digital Preservation Matters Blog Post
Shared a link and provided a review of our White Paper

January 28, 2015 – NDIIP Twitter Feed
Shared a link to our blog post on the new phase of POWRR

November 13, 2014 – DuraSpace Hot Topic Webinar
Hosted a Webinar based partially on our White Paper

October 3, 2014 – UpNext The IMLS Blog
Shared a blog post describing the success of the POWRR Project

July 22, 2014 – NDIIPP Twitter Feed
Shared a link to our Home Page 

April 24, 2014 – E-Z Photo Scan
Shared a link to our “I Survived a POWRR Workshop” Page

March 26, 2014 – Trevor Owens Twitter Feed
Shared a link to our “Tool Grid” page

January 26, 2014 – ArchivesNext Guest Blog Post
Shared a link to our “Tool Grid” page

January 9, 2013 – NDIIPP Twitter Feed
Shared a link to our blog post page

January 9, 2013 – NDIIP Twitter Feed
Shared a link to our blog post page

January 9, 2013 – Clever Time-Consulting Facebook Page
Shared a link to our blog post page

December 10, 2012 – National Digital Information Infrastructure & Preservation Program Facebook Page
Shared a link to our “Digital Preservation 101” page


Did you see us mentioned in the news or on the web somewhere? Let us know!


Last Modified: 11/8/2018