Resources

http://www.nla.gov.au/padi/ massive resource

http://www.dpconline.org/graphics/whatsnew/index.html: Digital Preservation Coalition’s what’s new site, every quarter

http://www.ijdc.net/./ijdc/issue/current : International Journal of Digital Curation

http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/preservation/digital.htm: UK National Archives

http://www.icpsr.umich.edu/dpm/dpm-eng/contents.html: Cornell University Library online digi pres tutorial

http://www.digitalpreservationeurope.eu/: DPE picks up from ERPANET

Articles 

http://www.clir.org/pubs/archives/ensuring.pdf: Rothenberg’s original Scientific American article from 1995 revised 1999

http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue46/rusbridge/intro.html: radical article saying that things aren’t as bad as they seem

http://www.oclc.org/programs/publications/newsletters/diginews.htm: archived newsletters of the now defunct RLG digi news, some of the articles look interesting

http://www.adass.org/adass/proceedings/adass03/reprints/O6-2.pdf a PDF paper re storage growth

http://www.lesk.com/mlesk/auspres/aus.html a general article

File formats

http://ahds.ac.uk/preservation/spreadsheets-preservation-handbook.pdf: spreadsheets

http://www.digitaleduurzaamheid.nl/bibliotheek/docs/volatility-permanence-spreadsh-en.pdf
more spreadsheets

http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/techdocs/digform/Formats_IST05_paper.pdf formats

http://computerworld.com/hardwaretopics/storage/story/0,10801,107607,00.html burnable CDs

http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/documents/selecting_file_formats.pdf

http://www.dpconline.org/graphics/

http://dlib.org/dlib/november04/stanescu/11stanescu.html file format durability

http://www.digitalpreservation.gov/formats/ Library of Congress notes on file formats

Emulations 

http://retrobeep.no-ip.org/index.html: retro British OS emulations, I think

Metadata

http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/documents/metadatafinal.pdf: final (2002) version of TNA’s RM metadata

http://www.govtalk.gov.uk/documents/metadataV2.pdf: UK e-GMS Metadata standard

Projects

http://www.paradigm.ac.uk/index.html Paradigm project – totally excellent

http://www.si.umich.edu/CAMILEON/

http://dlib.org/dlib/december05/johnson/12johnson.html

http://www.nla.gov.au/preserve/digipres/recovering.html Nat Library of Australia, says RTF and Microsoft.

http://www.nla.gov.au/preserve/digipres/index.html main bit from Aus Nat Lib

http://www.data-archive.ac.uk/news/publications/darp2006.pdf

http://edoc.hu-berlin.de/conferences/etd2003/hansson-peter/HTML/ (XML project)

http://www.erpanet.org/events/2004/vienna/presentations/erpaTrainingVienna_Slats.pdf (Testbed on text docs and PDF vs XML)

 

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