Welcome to Best Practices Exchange, a site dedicated to information about the Best Practices Exchange Conferences and an online community for librarians, archivists, records managers and other information professionals dedicated to managing digital information in government and non-government settings.

BPE is open to practitioners in government and university archives and libraries; educators and researchers in the fields of library science, information science, technology, archives, and records management; and product developers working to create systems for managing and preserving digital assets.

Best Practices Exchange 2021:

Adapting and Evolving Digital Initiatives

May 17, 2021May 19, 2021


BPE 2021 is a virtual conference and will take place on Monday, May 17, 2021Wednesday, May 19, 2021.

Registration is now closed.

BPE 2021 is a joint conference hosted by the Utah Division of Archives and Records Service and the Council of State Archivists (CoSA).

This year’s conference will highlight and increase the collaboration between state archives and leaders in digital preservation and electronic records management, and continue to contribute to the discussion on best practices and challenges in the archival space.

Session Proposal Submissions

The deadline for submissions has passed. The Program Committee is meeting March 15th to review submissions and will be in touch by the end of March.

Questions about BPE 2021 should be sent to bestpracticesexchange@gmail.com.