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Digital preservation

National Digital Information Infrastructure and Preservation Program (U.S.)

Digital preservation

National Digital Information Infrastructure and Preservation Program, a collaborative initiative of the Library of Congress.

by National Digital Information Infrastructure and Preservation Program (U.S.)

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Published by National Digital Information Infrastructure and Preservation Program in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • National Digital Information Infrastructure and Preservation Program (U.S.),
  • Digital preservation.,
  • Library materials -- Conservation and restoration.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesWelcome to the NDIIPP
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ681.3.D53
    The Physical Object
    FormatElectronic resource
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3379256M
    LC Control Number2004540064

      This book is also highly relevant to digital humanities programs and courses as the work of digital humanists increasingly results in the development of digital platforms, tools and resources which face significant sustainability challenges and thus require an understanding of digital preservation planning to succeed. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xxiii, pages: illustrations ; 24 cm. Contents: Key issues in digital preservation / Marilyn Deegan and Simon Tanner --Strategies for digital preservation / David Holdsworth --The status of preservation metadata in the digital library community / Robin Wendler --Web archiving / Julien Masanès --Web archiving activities.

    In today’s information landscape, there are fewer topics that more urgently demand expansive discourse than digital preservation, which touches on everything from technology to copyright. The Association for Library Collections and Technical Services (ALCTS) steps up to the challenge with this comprehensive overview. Global in scope, it features case studies and contributions. Conservation standards are employed and NEDCC uses materials that are stable and durable in all work. The book conservation staff has extensive experience in both book and paper conservation techniques. Basic stabilization is the minimal level of treatment required to slow deterioration of a book.

    Digital preservation (DP) is the management of digital information so that it can be accessed an d used in the future. Digital technologies allow information to be created, m anipulated, and. The Smithsonian Institution Archives cares for many different materials, from paper documents and photographs, to audio and video recordings and film. In addition, born digital holdings such as email, websites, social media, and other items such as exhibit CAD drawings can also be found in our collections (see more at Digital Curation). Both analog and digital holdings require preservation.


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Digital preservation by National Digital Information Infrastructure and Preservation Program (U.S.) Download PDF EPUB FB2

Digital Preservation in Libraries, Archives, and Museums represents a new approach to getting started with digital preservation: that of what cultural heritage professionals need to know as they begin their work. For administrators and practitioners alike, the information in this book is presented readably, focusing on management issues and best practices/5(5).

-- Information World Review "The book remains valuable as a reflection of the state-of-the-art in digital preservation knowledge at a given period and is to be recommended for information professions who are not experts in the area but wish to develop their knowledge of the issues : Simon Tanner.

Creating digital materials: Acquisition and appraisal: Decision tree: Retention and review: Storage: Legacy media: Preservation planning: Preservation action: Access: Metadata and documentation: Technical solutions and tools [landing page] (PDF of this section) Tools: Fixity and checksums: File formats and standards: Information security: Cloud services: Digital forensics.

Digital Preservation for Libraries, Archives, and Museums is an important addition to the existing literature on the subject. It is a seminal book on an emerging discipline. It is a seminal book on an emerging discipline/5(5). Digital preservation book preservation is an issue of huge importance to the library and information profession.

With the widescale adoption of the internet, the world has been overwhelmed by digital information. This volume uses case studies and examples to ground the ideas and theories in real concerns and practice/5(6).

In The Theory and Craft of Digital Preservation, librarian Trevor Owens establishes a baseline for practice in Digital preservation book field.

In the first section of the book, Owens synthesizes work on the history of preservation in a range of areas (archives, manuscripts, recorded sound, etc.) and sets that history in dialogue with work in new media studies, platform studies, and media by: 2.

The book covers the full process of digital preservation of cultural heritage to include digital capture, collection, representation, processing, restoration, and virtual display from detailed research and practice. The technologies presented in this book can have a wide range of practical by: 6.

Welcome to the revised 2nd edition of the Digital Preservation Handbook. A key knowledge base for digital preservation, peer-reviewed and freely accessible to all. "Overall the improvements to the Handbook make it, in my opinion, one of the more useful and flexible tools for identifying, understanding and getting to grips with practical.

Digital preservation: the challenge of a generation. Any digital object can be considered in scope for digital preservation: born digital or digitised, corporate or personal, innovative or routine. Digital preservation can encompass texts and images, databases and spreadsheets, vectors or rasters, programs and applications, desktop files and.

The Library of Congress and its digital preservation partners from the federal, library, creative, publishing, technology, and copyright communities are working to develop a national strategy to collect, archive, and preserve digital content.

Digital preservation efforts are distributed throughout many units at the Library of Congress and includes programs related to digital content packaging and ingest, monitoring and reporting of digital storage, sustainable digital file formats, metadata and more. NEDCC offers preservation advice to family collectors, art collectors, book collectors.

Preservation training is one of NEDCC’s strengths – workshops, webinars, and conferences are taught on caring for paper and book collections, digital curation, metadata, photograph care and identification, and multimedia, audio and video.

Video from the National Center for Preservation Technology and Training (NCPTT) that provides the basics for cleaning and handling cultural resource materials. COVID Resources from EBSCO Provides free resources and expanded access to content to help support institutions.

Disinfecting Circulating Books and Other Collections. Digital Preservation Digital Preservation is the current trend in all modern libraries and archives. It is recognized as a vital part of managing information in digital format. A number of libraries have thus started to invest intensive research and development to provide solutions that allow us to maintain digital objectives accessible.

Most of these solutions. Module Preserving Digital Objects in the Trends in Archives Practice series explores concepts of digital preservation in the archival context, focusing on standards and metadata required to make digital objects accessible and understandable over time.

Module Digital Preservation Storage provides an introduction to digital storage best practices for long-term/5(9). In library and archival science, digital preservation is a formal endeavor to ensure that digital information of continuing value remains accessible and usable.

It involves planning, resource allocation, and application of preservation methods and technologies, and it combines policies. Portico is a community-supported preservation archive that safeguards access to e-journals, e-books, and digital collections.

Our unique, trusted process ensures that the content we preserve will remain accessible and usable for researchers, scholars, and students in the future. Illustration by Jørgen Stamp CC BY Denmark Development of the Handbook. The Handbook was first created in as a print publication Preservation Management of Digital Materials: a Handbook, printed by British Library Publishing (Jones and Beagrie, ).A limited edition CD of the Handbook was produced in February for the launch of the DPC at the House of Commons.

Examines the creation, processing, preservation, analyzing, accessibility, and reusability of a digital collection. I recommend this book as the go to book for not only the start to finish organization of material Excellent resource for anyone doing or interested in a digital preservation /5.

Digital Preservation, after all, is frequently focused on long term use, which can be quite difficult to achieve considering how fragile digital objects can be. There are several strategies used to help preserve digital objects, such as emulation, migration and data redundancy.

The book will greatly benefit beginners and current practitioners alike. It is equally targeted at digital preservation repository managers and metadata analysts who are responsible for digital preservation metadata, as it is at students in Library, Information and Archival Science degree programs or .Velmurugan.C, Digital Preservation: Issues and Challenges on Educational Organizations in India, Proceedings of the National Conference on Information Literacy Skills for College Librarians in Author: Chandran Velmurugan.The conservation and restoration of books, manuscripts, documents and ephemera is an activity dedicated to the preservation and protection of items of historical and personal value made primarily from paper, parchment, and applied to cultural heritage conservation activities are generally undertaken by a primary goal of conservation is to preserve the lifespan of.