NEDCC Persistence of Memory Conference
Speaker: Robin Dale, RLG - Programs, OCLC Office of Programs & Research
What's in your repository?
"Repositories" and "Archives" - semantically confusing scene
Digital preservation is:
- Of immense scale
- Potentially expensive
Communicating trust is imperative!
Trusted digital repository
- Mandate to preserve information over time
- Capability to do so
- Risks & vulterabilities are understandable
- Committed rol in collaborative network
How do we move forward?
- Building a checklist
- Envisioned uses of a checklis
-- basis for certification
Discussion of RLG-NARA checklist development, "Audit checklist for the certification of trusted digital libraries".
CRL project to put the above recommendations in place
Building trust & obtaining certification