2. Digital curation is the selection, preservation, maintenance, collection and archiving of digital assets. Digital curation establishes, maintains and adds value to repositories of digital data for present and future use. This is often accomplished by archivists, librarians, scientists, historians, and scholars.
READING: "Why is Digital Curation so Important for Educators in 2018?"
Wakelet: curation tool
Wakelet is a content curation platform that allows you to save, organize and tell stories with content from around the web. With Wakelet you can save articles, videos, podcasts, images, social media posts and anything with a URL, and organize them into collections/stories. You can add your own text and images to create a narrative around your content. You can keep your collections private, or easily share and embed them on your website, blog or social media – making it the perfect tool for collecting resources.
- have the Wakelet App on your phone to add items to our collections.
- have the extension on your computer navigator.