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Kevin Long

Kevin Long

Digital Archivist

Digital Repository of Ireland, Royal Irish Academy


MA (Hon) (Philosophy), MLIS (Hons) (Library and Information Studies)

DRI Role

Digital Archivist

Research Interests
Media Asset Management, Audio-Visual Archives, Digital Preservation

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Kevin Long is digital archivist at the Digital Repository of Ireland, and a member of the Research Data Alliance’s European Support Team. His focus is on workflow and policy development for the management, curation and preservation of data. He works with DRI members to support the ingestion of their collections, and the further development of the DRI's metadata standards.

Kevin is a professional librarian with a background in broadcast media archives and post production, and has previously worked for BBC Archives.