Andrea Goethals

Manager of Digital Preservation and Repository Services

Andrea Goethals leads the development and operation of Harvard's digital preservation program and the management and oversight of the Digital Repository Service (DRS), Harvard's large-scale digital preservation repository. Her focus is on the practitioner issues of digital preservation, including planning for and building sustainable programs; increasing staff capabilities; documenting policies, strategies and operations; and conducting large-scale repository operations such as content and metadata migrations. She directed the National Digital Stewardship Residency (NDSR) Boston program, and participates in the IIPC Preservation Working Group and the NDSA Standards and Practices Working Group.