Stéphane J. Ipert is Head of Preservation, Qatar National Library, and the Director, IFLA / PAC Regional Center for Arabic Speaking Countries. He has had a long career as a book conservator and preservation advisor and has written many books and articles on conservation, preservation, and decorated papers. Ipert has degrees in library science, law, and art history from the Université d’Aix-en-Provence.
Preservation, Digital Technology & Culture (PDT&C) is an international journal which focuses on preserving digital content from a wide variety of perspectives, including technological, social, economic, political, and user. Its scope is global, covering projects and practices from key international players in the field. The goal of the journal is to provide a timely forum for refereed articles, news, and field notes from around the world.