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Digital preservation is a phrase that is thrown about frequently in the archives and library world. Moreover, responsibility for saving our era from being known as the “Digital Dark Age” has fallen to us. Do you really understand what it means and what is required to preserve digital objects? Join this 2-hour online webinar for an introduction to terms, concepts, and some methods for beginning your institution’s foray into this important and challenging area. Expert presenters from the State Library of North Carolina’s Digital Information Management Program include Lisa A. Gregory, Digital Projects Liaison; Jennifer Ricker, Digital Collections Manager; and Amy Rudersdorf, Director, who also presented during WebJunction’s recent Digitization & Preservation Symposium.