Bertha Adams and Nicole Joniec recently satisfied all requirements for the Digital Archives Specialist (DAS) Certificate offered by the Society of American Archivists. DAS certificate holders must complete nine courses and pass a comprehensive examination. The program focuses on establishing an understanding of the nature of electronic records, requirements and roles related to digital archives, strategies for each phase of the record life cycle, digital curation and new tools and technologies. Bertha has worked as a project archivist these past thirteen years. Nicole is Print Department Assistant and Digital Collections Manager at the Library Company of Philadelphia.
For information regarding the program, visit http://www2.archivists.org/prof-education/das