It’s long been known that the conservation and built heritage sector have not really engaged with OASIS, the ADS and digital archiving in general. We wanted to investigate why and what could be done about this.
The project aimed to:
- Establish a state of the sub-sector snapshot of digital archiving practice/awareness
- Survey practitioners we have not traditionally engaged with – IHBC, RTPI etc. facilities managers, local authority staff, etc.
- Conduct outreach in terms of event attendance, video, leaflet and training workshop.