ICPSR researcher contributes to South African data management framework

ICPSR’s Digital Preservation Officer *Nancy McGovern* has written two sections of the newly released "Managing Digital Collection: A Collaborative Initiative on the South African Framework" published by the National Research Foundation of South Africa.

McGovern wrote chapters on "Community Practices" and "Digital Preservation" for the framework document, which is meant to provide data producers with high-level principles for managing data throughout the digital collection life cycle.

McGovern will present workshops on the chapters in Pretoria, South Africa, Feb. 21-25.