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.
|Publication status||Published - 29 Sep 2008|
|Event||iPRES 2008: The Fifth International Conference on Preservation of Digital Objects - London, UK United Kingdom|
Duration: 29 Sep 2008 → 30 Sep 2008
|Conference||iPRES 2008: The Fifth International Conference on Preservation of Digital Objects|
|Country||UK United Kingdom|
|Period||29/09/08 → 30/09/08|
Kelly, B., Ashley, K., Guy, M., Pinsent, E., Davies, R., & Hatcher, J. (2008). Preservation of Web Resources: The JISC PoWR Project. Paper presented at iPRES 2008: The Fifth International Conference on Preservation of Digital Objects, London, UK United Kingdom.