Monthly Archives: February 2011

Digital Preservation: strategies and challenges

Digital Preservation: strategies and challenges by M. Ram Abstract Present paper deals with the strategies and challenges faced by Digital preservation. The main emphasized is on combination of policies, strategies, challenges and actions to ensure the perfect representation of authenticated … Continue reading

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A New Registry for Digital Preservation

A New Registry for Digital Preservation: Outline Proposal  A New Registry for Digital Preservation Outline discussion Source: Plants

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BBC iPlayer adds links to other broadcasters’ programmes

BBC iPlayer adds links to other broadcasters’ programmes   The BBC has included a new feature for its iPlayer on-demand video service that helps users find programmes from other broadcasters and providers. Viewers using iPlayer can now find programmes from ITV, … Continue reading

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Developing a Digital Preservation Policy (Draft)

Developing a Digital Preservation Policy (Draft) Introduction and Audience This guide explains the functions and importance of a digital preservation policy. It discusses why there is a need for a policy and how it supports digital preservation within an archive. … Continue reading

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Library of Congress Digital Preservation Newsletter

Library of Congress Digital Preservation Newsletter February 2011   Articles include: +Personal Archiving Videos +New Design for Digitization Guidelines Website +Findings from a Survey on Digital Preservation Training Source: Library of Congress

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The Preservation and Curation of Software

The Preservation and Curation of Software  A while back I mentioned that the Software Preservation Study team were running a free workshop for digital curators and repository managers to understand and discuss the particular challenges of software preservation. Source: JISC

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6 Tasks A Digital Preservation Service Must Do

6 Tasks A Digital Preservation Service Must Do  The Digital Preservation Coalition just kicked off a new round of road shows in the UK on Getting Started in Digital Preservation.  The events are aimed at librarians, archivists and collection managers … Continue reading

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