Letture aggiuntive

Top 10 delle risorse consigliate
  1. Consultative Committee for Space Data Systems, Reference Model for an Open Archival Information System (OAIS), Blue Book, gennaio 2002.  
  2. Trusted Digital Repositories: Attributes and Responsibilities, An RLG-OCLC Report. Maggio 2002.  
  3. UNESCO Guidelines for the Preservation of Digital Heritage. Webb, Colin. 2003.  
  4. Jones, Maggie, and Neil Beagrie. Preservation Management of Digital Materials: A Handbook. 2001.  
  5. Preserving Access to Digital Information (PADI), National Library of Australia.  
  6. PREservation Metadata: Implementation Strategies  
  7. National Digital Information Infrastructure and Preservation Program (NDIIPP), Library of Congress. Reports and Papers.
Nota: It’s About Time, un report dell’NSF e dell’LC sulle sfide della ricerca sugli archivi digitali.
  8. Invest to Save: Report and Recommendations of the NSF-DELOS Working Group on Digital Archiving and Preservation (2003).  
  9. Preserving Digital Information: Report of the Task Force on Archiving of Digital Information. The Commission on Preservation and Access and RLG. 1996.  
  10. Rothenberg, Jeff. Ensuring the Longevity of Digital Information. Scientific American.  

Riviste on line e Blog sulla conservazione digitale 
D-Lib Magazine

First Monday

RLG DigiNews

DPC/PADI What’s New in Digital Preservation

The Ten Thousand Year Blog

Digitization 101

Risorse aggiuntive
Arts and Humanities Data Service. A Strategic Policy Framework for Creating and Preserving Digital Collections.

Byrnes, Margaret. "Assigning permanence levels to NLM’s electronic publications."

Capturing Analog Sound for Digital Preservation: Report of a Roundtable Discussion of Best Practices for Transferring Analog Discs and Tapes, marzo 2006.

Cornell University Electronic Student Records Systems Project Report. 2000.

Council on Library and Information Resources, Digital preservation publications.

Data Dictionary - Technical Metadata for Digital Still Images NISO Z39.87-2002 AIIM 20-2002.

Digital Library Federation, si vedano i link preservation e publications and resources.

Digital Preservation Needs and Requirements in RLG Member Institutions. RLG. 1998.

ERPANET: ErpaTools – Cost Orientation Tool

Into the Future: On The Preservation Of Knowledge In The Electronic Age. 1998.

Metadata Standards Framework - Preservation Metadata. National Library of New Zealand, novembre 2002.

National Historical Publications and Records Commission, Electronic Records Projects.

National Library of Australia, "Guidelines: Managing Web Resources for persistent access."

Preservation Metadata for Digital Objects: A Review of the State of the Art. White paper by the OCLC/RLG Working Group on Preservation Metadata, marzo 2001.

Producer-Archive Interface Methodology Abstract Standard (CCSDS), giugno 2002.

Reiger, Oya, Preservation in the Age of Large-Scale Digitization, settembre 2007.

Ross, Seamus. "Changing trains at Wigan: Digital preservation and the future of scholarship," 6 febbraio 2001 Online National Preservation Office (NPO).

Russell, Kelly and Ellis Weinberger, Cost Elements of Digital Preservation, (maggio 2000).

Selection and Collaboration in Digital Preservation: An RLG-JISC Symposium, 24-25 marzo 2003.

Submission Information Package (SIP) Specification, Version 1.0 Draft. Harvard E-Journal Archive. 19 dicembre 2001.

UC-Berkeley Digital Library SunSITE, Collection and Preservation Policy.

Waibel, Günter. Like Russian Dolls: Nesting Standards for Digital Preservation.

Progetti di conservazione digitale di grande interesse 
Arts and Humanities Data Service (AHDS) Preservation Management of Digital Materials.

Creative Archiving at Michigan and Leeds: Emulating the Old on the New (CAMiLEON)

CURL Exemplars in Digital Archives (CEDARS)

Digital Curation Centre (DCC)

Digital Preservation Coalition (DPC)


Florida Digital Archive

Harvard University Digital Library Initiative

InterPARES Project (International Research on Permanent Authentic Records in Electronic Systems)

Kulturarw Heritage Project

Lots of Copies Keep Stuff Safe (LOCKSS)

PANDORA (Preserving and Accessing Networked Documentary Resources of Australia)

PRISM (Preservation, Reliability, Interoperability, Security, Metadata)

National Archives and Records Administration Electronic Records Archives

National Digital Information Infrastructure and Preservation Program (NDIIPP)

NEDLIB (Networked European Deposit Library)

OAIS (ISO Reference Model for an Open Archival Information System)

OCLC Digital Archive System Guides: Digital Archive Metadata Elements

San Diego Supercomputer Center and NPACI Data-Intensive Computing (DICE)

Sustainability of Digital Formats, Planning for Library of Congress Collections

Risorse fondamentali

 Obsolescenza e minacce fisiche

Formati di file

Arms, Caroline R. and Carl Fleischhauer, "Digital Formats: Factors for Sustainability, Functionality, and Quality," DLF Forum, 17 novembre 2003.

Brown, Adrian, Selecting File Formats for Long-Term Preservation, The National Archives (UK), 2003.

Recommended Data Formats for Preservation Purposes in the FCLA Digital Archive.

LeFurgy, William G. "PDF/A: Developing a File Format for Long-Term Preservation," RLG DigiNews, 15 dicembre 2003.

PRONOM. Fonte online della UK National Archives per informazioni sui formati di file e prodotti software.

Curare e maneggiare i supporti 
Brown, Adrian, Care, Handling and Storage of Removable Media (PDF), The National Archives (UK), 2003.

Image Permanence Institute, Media Storage Quick Reference. 2004. Consigli per un deposito controllato di supporti analogici e digitali.

Byers, Fred R., Care and Handling for the Preservation of CDs and DVDs — A Guide for Librarians and Archivists, National Institute of Standards and Technology and Council on Library and Information Resources, 2003.

Protecting and handling magnetic media, National Archives of Australia, 2002.

Scelta dei supporti 
Brown, Adrian, Selecting Storage Media for Long-Term Preservation, The National Archives (UK), 2003.

Prevenzione, recupero e back-up in caso di disastro 
Ross, Seamus and Ann Gow, Digital Archaeology: Rescuing Neglected and Damaged Data Resources Humanities Advanced Technology and Information Institute (HATII) University of Glasgow, 1999.

 Risorse economiche

Russell, Kelly, and Ellis Weinberger, Cost Elements of Digital Preservation, (maggio 2000).

Zorich, Diane M. A Survey of Digital Cultural Heritage Initiatives and Their Sustainability Concerns, giugno 2003.

Louis A. Pitschmann, Building Sustainable Collections of Free Third-Party Web Resources. Giugno 2001.

ERPANET: ErpaTools – Cost Orientation Tool

Prestospace A/V Archive Digitisation & Storage Guide, Analysis Tools

 Pianificazione in caso di disastro

NEDCC Disaster Planning Leaflets

A Primer on Disaster Preparedness, Management and Response: Paper-Based Materials

Independent Media Arts Preservation: Disaster Planning and Response

PORTALS (Portland Area Library System): Disaster Prevention and Recovery Template Plan

Minnesota State Archives: Disaster Resources

Cultural Heritage Resources for Disaster Preparedness, Response, and Recovery

dPlan: The Online Disaster-Planning Tool


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