Digital Preservation at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

by the University Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Digital preservation wiki created by the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.  Includes documentation about: Medusa Digital Preservation Services Born Digital Materials Media preservation Hathi-Trust at UIUC Archive-It Legacy Documenation   Available at: https://wiki.illinois.edu/wiki/display/LibraryDigitalPreservation/Home  

Bindery Preparations at the University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana

by the University Library, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign A collection of library binding guidelines and documentation developed by the University Library at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.  The main page is available at this URL: http://www.library.illinois.edu/prescons/services/bindery_prep/index.html#2 . Additional documentation (found at the bottom of the page) includes: Bindery Preparations Documentation Binding Handbook Preface [.pdf] General Guidelines [.pdf]…

Centralized Digital Accessioning at Yale University

By Alice Prael As digital storage technology progresses, many archivists are left with boxes of obsolete storage media, such as floppy disks and ZIP disks. These physical storage media plague archives that struggle to find the time and technology to access and rescue the content trapped in the metal and plastic. The Digital Accessioning Service…

Community Owned digital Preservation Tool Registry (COPTR)

COPTR describes tools useful for long term digital preservation and acts primarily as a finding and evaluation tool to help practitioners find the tools they need to preserve digital data. COPTR is collating the knowledge of the digital preservation community on preservation tools in one place. Instead of organisations competing against each other with their…

yEd Graph Editor

yEd is a powerful desktop application that can be used to quickly and effectively generate high-quality diagrams. Create diagrams manually, or import your external data for analysis. Our automatic layout algorithms arrange even large data sets with just the press of a button. yEd is freely available and runs on all major platforms: Windows, Unix/Linux,…