RunCoCo Workshop 3 November 2010:
Community Collection Online:
Sustainability and business models

Date: 3 Nov, 2010 10am-5pm (registration from 9.30)
Venue: University of Leeds, Edward Boyle Library, Conference room (Level 8)
Cost: free of charge but the number of places was limited

Programme and links

Links to the presentations and other material will be added during November 2010.

9.30 – 10.00


10.00 - 10.30

Welcome and introductions
Alun Edwards / RunCoCo

presentation: slides (pdf 0.4 MB)

10.30 - 11.00

Library seeks partner, must have GSOH... Collaborative working: how to make it last
Beccy Shipman / LIFE-SHARE (read more in our blog)

presentation: slides (pdf 0.2 MB)

11.00 - 11.15

Project introductions
Stuart MacDonald / AddressingHistory
presentation: slides (pdf 0.2 MB)

Alison Cullingford / PaxCat

11.15 – 11.45


11.45 - 12.15

Life after funding – Can free, web-based services keep my project alive?
Kate Lindsay / Great War Archive (read more in our blog)

presentation: slides (pdf 2.4MB)

12.15 - 12.45

Joining the dots: funding and sustaining digital collections in the visual arts
Leigh Garrett / Visual Arts Data Service (read more in our blog)

presentation: slides (pdf 3.9 MB)

12.45 - 1pm

Project introductions
Nicky Ferguson / Visualising China

Gethin Matthews / Welsh Voices of the Great War Online presentation: slides (pdf 1.3 MB)

1 – 2 pm


2pm - 3.15

Sustainability for Digital content
Sarah Falmy / Strategic Content Alliance & Alastair Dunning / JISC Digitisation Programme

Sarah's presentation: slides (pdf 0.6 MB)
Alastair's presentation: slides (pdf 0.5 MB)

3.15 – 3.45


3.45 - 4.15

Pass it on: ideas for building digital preservation into community collecting
Lisa Greenhalgh / Our Stories, West Yorkshire Archive Service (read more in our blog)

presentation: slides (online at Prezi website), text (pdf, 49KB)

4.15 - 5pm

How to make your project sustainable - summary and discussion

5 pm


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