Metadata for digital preservation: a review of recent developments

Michael Day

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    Abstract

    This paper is a review of recent developments relating to digital preservation metadata. It introduces the digital preservation problem and notes the importance of metadata for all proposed preservation strategies. The paper reviews some developments in the archives and records domain, describes the taxonomy of information object classes defined by the Reference Model for an Open Archival Information System (OAIS) and outlines some library-based projects.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationResearch and Advanced Technology for Digital Libraries: 5th European Conference, ECDL 2001, Darmstadt, Germany, September 4-9, 2001. Proceedings
    EditorsP Constantopoulos, I T Sølvberg
    PublisherSpringer
    Pages161-172
    Number of pages12
    Edition2163
    ISBN (Print)978-3-540-42537-3
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 2001

    Publication series

    NameLecture Notes in Computer Science
    PublisherSpringer-Verlag

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