Reading List

 

 

Digital Preservation

 

Practical digital preservation: a how-to guide for organizations of any size

by Brown, Adrian. Facet Press, London, 2013

 

Metadata

 

Understanding Metadata

NISO Press

https://files.zotero.net/4184662656/UnderstandingMetadata.pdf

 

JISC Digital Media Guide: An Introduction to Metadata

http://www.jiscdigitalmedia.ac.uk/guide/an-introduction-to-metadata
JISC Digital Media Guide: Metadata Standards and Interoperability

http://www.jiscdigitalmedia.ac.uk/guide/metadata-standards-and-interoperability

 

Dublin Core User Guide

http://wiki.dublincore.org/index.php/User_Guide

 

IMPACT Best Practice Guide: Metadata for Text Digitisation & OCR

http://www.impact-project.eu/uploads/media/IMPACT-metadata-bpg-pilot-1.pdf

 

Technology Watch Report 13-3: Preservation Metadata (2nd edition)

Richard Gartner and Brian Lavoie

 

 

Practice

 

Digital Archiving in Ireland: National Survey of the Humanities and Social Sciences
DRI Series no. 1 (Oct. 2012)

http://dri.ie/digital-archiving-in-ireland-2012.pdf

 

Caring for Digital Content: Mapping International Approaches
DRI Series no. 2 (Sep 2013)
http://dri.ie/caring-for-digital-content-2013.pdf

 

 

 

Data Curation:

 

Digital Humanities Data Curation Guide

http://guide.dhcuration.org/index.html
Digital Curation: A How-To-Do-It Manual
Ross Harvey New York, NY: Neal-Schuman Publishers. 2010.  (How-to-do-it manual for libraries, no. 170). 225.
Companion website: http://www.neal-schuman.com/nealschuman/companionwebsite/curation/

 

The Problem of Data. CLIR pub154

Lori Jahnke and Andrew Asher, August 2012.

http://www.clir.org/pubs/reports/pub154/pub154.pdf

 

 

Digital Preservation Systems

 

Trusted Digital Repositories: Attributes and responsibilities: an RLG-OCLC report.

http://www.oclc.org/content/dam/research/activities/trustedrep/repositories.pdf?urlm=161690

 

Technology Watch Report 04-01: The Open Archival Information System Reference Model: Introductory Guide by Brian F. Lavoie 2004

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