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Ferrante, Riccardo view

Director of Digital Services

Digital Archives; Digital Curation and Preservation; Website and E-mail Preservation; Trustworthy Digital Repositories; Digital Archive-related Data Standards and Best Practices; Electronic Records Management

Background And Education

Education And Training

Research And Grants

Investigator On


Selected Publications

  • Article

  • Book

    • Ferrante, Riccardo. 2008. Capturing the E-Tiger: New Tools for Email Preservation. 2008
    • Ferrante, Riccardo. 2008. Development of the Email Account Preservation Schema. 2008
  • Chapter

    • Ferrante, Riccardo, Schmitz Fuhrig, Lynda, Adgent, Nancy, and Burbeck, Steve. 2008. "Digital Dilemmas: Archiving Email." In Association of Canadian Archivists 2008 Annual Meeting. Association of Canadian Archivists, editor. Ottowa, Ontario: Association of Canadian Archivists. 2008



Teaching Overview

  • My teaching focus is on digital preservation for cultural heritage organizations with further topical emphases in born digital material and email. Previously a continuing education instructor for the Society of American Archivists Digital Archives Specialist certificate program, I now teach as part of the Johns Hopkins University Advanced Academic Program - Museum Studies/Digital Curation Certificate program. My goal is to encourage and inform the generation of digital stewards that will inherent the collections we care for today.