Digital Asset Management
February 10 - April 4
Program # 3090
2.4 CEUs/24 TLEUs

You will receive an email with login instructions a few days before the class begins.

Got digital stuff? Well, who doesn't? If you want it to last past the next technology revolution (whatever it is) this course is for you. Dorothea Salo will lead you through a systematic process of finding, inventorying, assessing, describing, and managing important digital materials at your library or archives. Planning for sustainability and choices in preservation technology will also be discussed.


  • Assessment and selection of digital collections
  • Risk management for digital materials
  • Costing out digital preservation
  • Available technology and service options

Expectations: Pass/fail grade is based on completion of a collection assessment and preservation plan.

Instructor: Dorothea Salo is a Faculty Associate in the School of Library and  Information Studies at the University of Wisconsin at Madison. Dorothea has written and presented internationally on data curation, institutional repositories, social media, scholarly publishing, copyright, and user-centered design. She holds an MA in Library and Information Studies and Spanish from UW-Madison.

To register:

ONLINE - Digital Asset Management

PHONE - Pyle Center Registration Office: (608) 262-2451

FAX or MAIL - Print out a registration form

Questions? Contact Meredith Lowe or Anna Palmer