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smh at people who think they can find a one click solution for digital preservation but not need any staffing support

@ashley this toot ended up being 10x more relevant to my life than I thought

@ashley my gf, who in addition to fielding requests from curators and researchers and staffing public reference desk shifts, is diligently trying to *inventory* the thousands of unorganized boxes in her musem's basement without the help of any cataloging software or on-site IT support (they've been promising to "investigate" an ArchivesSpace instance for over a year, but again, "IT" is a dude who comes in once a week to run anti-virus), is constantly asked what her "digital preservation plan" is

@ashley so like real talk what do most people even think "digital preservation" is?

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