by Chris Foreman:
Ars Technica"One of the biggest challenges in the field of digital librarianship is simply trying to evolve as fast as technology," Pike said, "because we need to also keep up..."
Robin Pike (certified archivist currently serving as a Digital Collections Librarian at the University of Maryland):
"We are the custodians of what has been created and are enabling access—ideally free and unlimited—for the future," Pike said. "No matter what is created and where it is created, if it is important, some librarian, archivist, or records manager is capturing it and saving it for the future. In addition to saving the digital objects, we need to make them accessible so people can use and reuse the materials."
"We are the custodians of human history."
Via Pippa Davies @PippaDavies