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Published by Council on Library and Information Resources and Library of Congress in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Digital preservation.,
  • Electronic publications -- Conservation and restoration.,
  • Intellectual property.,
  • Metadata.,
  • Digital libraries.

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsCouncil on Library and Information Resources., National Digital Information Infrastructure and Preservation Program (U.S.)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsZ701.3.C65 B85 2002
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 95 p. :
Number of Pages95
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3670377M
ISBN 101887334912
LC Control Number2002726835
OCLC/WorldCa49848531

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The United States Congress in December appropriated funds to the Library of Congress (LC) to spearhead an effort to develop a national strategy for the preservation of digital information. LC staff scheduled a series of conversations with representatives from the technology, business, entertainment, academic, legal, archival, and library communities, and asked the Council on Library and. Building a national strategy for digital preservation: issues in digital media archiving. Format Book Published Washington, D.C.: Council on Library and Information Resources and Library of Congress, c Description iv, 95 p.: ill. ; 28 cm. Other contributors Council on . BibTeX @MISC{Wactlar_buildinga, author = {Howard D. Wactlar and Michael G. Christel}, title = {Building a National Strategy for Digital Preservation: Issues in Digital Media Archiving Digital Video Archives: Managing Through Metadata}, year = {}}. Building a National Strategy for Preservation: Issues in Digital Media Archiving This document consists of meeting summaries, sessions, and an essay that aimed to develop a national strategy for the preservation of digital information by the National Digital Information Infrastructure and Preservation Program (Library of Congress) and other.

Additional copies are available for $20 per copy and may be ordered through CLIR's Web site. The mission of the National Digital Information Infrastructure and Preservation Program is to develop a national strategy to collect, archive, and preserve the burgeoning amounts of digital content, especially materials that are created only in digital formats, for current and future generations. Technology Preservation—is based on preserving the technical environment that runs the system, including operating systems, original application software, media drives, and the is sometimes called the "computer museum" solution. Technology preservation is more of a disaster recovery strategy for use on digital objects that have not been subject to a proper digital preservation strategy. Genre/Form: Electronic books: Additional Physical Format: Building a national strategy for digital preservation (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Government publication, National government publication, Internet resource. 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 infrastructure; developing core capacities for the preservation network; building a digital preservation architecture; and conducting targeted basic research needed for the management of digital content and of the systems that sup-port it. These investments will both leverage the knowledge gained by a range of pres-. The Library of Congress founded the National Digital Stewardship Alliance which is now hosted by the Digital Library Federation.; The British Library is responsible for several programmes in the area of digital preservation and is a founding member of the Digital Preservation Coalition and Open Preservation digital preservation strategy is publicly available. The term born-digital refers to materials that originate in a digital form. This is in contrast to digital reformatting, through which analog materials become digital, as in the case of files created by scanning physical paper records. It is most often used in relation to digital libraries and the issues that go along with said organizations, such as digital preservation and intellectual property. National Archives has revealed a plan to create a cohort of ‘ninjas’ in the field of digital preservation.. It is an element of its newly published strategy for building digital capacity in its sector, Plugged In, Powered Up, which focuses on engagement, access, preservation and the development of digital skills. The organisation said it is delivering the project of over 20 strands, some.