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Digital Preservation Q&A Web Resource/Report

This Q&A forum provides a location in which questions about digital preservation questions can be posted and responded to by the community. Many ...

Managing Active Records Web Resource/Report Set of web pages that discuss managing active files including setting up paper files, setting up electronic files, overall file management, and weeding ... 0
Tutorial: How to Turn a Spreadsheet into the Contents List of an EAD-Encoded Finding Aid Education/Training A blog post on how to create a finding aid with a spreadsheet. 0
Checking Your Digital Content: How, What, and When to Check Fixity? Policy/Guideline

This resource provides information on different methods for checking fixity. Specifically the fact sheet defines fixity; discusses reasons why collecting ...

Using DROID for Appraisal (Practical E-Records) Education/Training

These two blog posts walk through the process of using DROID in the accessioning process. As part of a series of tool reviews, DROID is evaluated on ...

Analysis of Current Digital Preservation Policies: Archives, Libraries and Museums Policy/Guideline

A blog post and paper analyzing the contents of digital preservation policies. Links to the policies studied can be used as examples to follow when ...

Imaging Guideline for All Public Agencies Policy/Guideline

Provides guidance and advice to public agencies who are considering the use of imaging to support the interoperability, management, accessibility, and ...

Graphics File Formats Policy/Guideline One of a series of guidance notes giving general advice on issues relating to the preservation and management of electronic records. Provides guidance ... 0
Electronic Records Management Business Case Policy/Guideline

A business case that defines the busines drivers, risk, current environment, electronic record management challenges, business risks, unique requirements, ...

Web Archiving Policy/Guideline

A report that talks about the various aspects of web archiving: what it is, key issues, technical approaches, legal concerns, standards, software options, ...

Collection Management Tools Documentation Portal (SAA) Web Resource/Report This portal provides manuals, guidelines, and other resources on a variety of different tools used to manage collections. Current tools include: ArchivesSpace, ... 0
DROID: User Guide (UMN) Education/Training

A guide that describes how to use DROID.

Name Changer Resource Guide (UMN) Education/Training This resource guide walks through how to install and use the Macintosh OS Name Changer program. Screenshots of options are provided. 0
Fighting Zombies - De-Duplicating Our Finding Aids Education/Training A solution to one archivists issue with duplicate finding aids. 0
Information and documentation -- Managing metadata for records -- Part 3: Self-assessment method Standard ISO/TR 23081-3:2011 provides guidance on conducting a self-assessment on records metadata in relation to the creation, capture and control of records. ... 0
Tagged Image File Format (TIFF) Web Resource/Report Description and information about the TIFF file format. 0
Guidelines: MXF Application Specification Policy/Guideline Discussion about the creation of a wrapper to be used in digital audio/video preservation. Draft of the document addressing the specification. 0
Recommended Format Specifications (Library of Congress) Policy/Guideline

Preservation appropriate file formats were identified by Library of Congress subject matter specialists and documented under six broad categories: 1) ...

Bulk Rename Utility Tool This program allows to q quickly and easily rename files in bulk. Files names can be modified in a variety of ways - including but not limited to editing ... 0
Preservation Metadata Standards Web Resource/Report

Discussion on types of preservation metadata, why it is important, how it can be used, and on the PREMIS and METS standards.


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