Preservation of Web Resources: The JISC PoWR Project

Brian Kelly, Kevin Ashley, Marieke Guy, Edward Pinsent, Richard Davies, Jordan Hatcher

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    Abstract

    This paper describes the work of the JISC-funded PoWR (Preservation Of Web Resources) project which is developing a handbook on best practices and advice aimed at UK higher and further educational institutions for the preservation of Web sites and Web resources. The paper summarises the challenges institutions face in preserving Web resources, describes the workshops organized by the project in order to identify the challenges and identify appropriate best practices, and outlines areas in which further work is required.
    Original languageEnglish
    Publication statusPublished - 29 Sept 2008
    EventiPRES 2008: The Fifth International Conference on Preservation of Digital Objects - London, UK United Kingdom
    Duration: 29 Sept 200830 Sept 2008

    Conference

    ConferenceiPRES 2008: The Fifth International Conference on Preservation of Digital Objects
    Country/TerritoryUK United Kingdom
    CityLondon
    Period29/09/0830/09/08

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