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Digitizing Collections: Metadata for Preservation

A guide for digitizing collections for access and preservation.

Workflow

  1. Planning 
  2. Selection
  3. Digitizing materials
  4. Processing files, creating master and access files
  5. Metadata creation or re-purposing
  6. Digital preservation of master files
  7. Presentation of access files in an online content management platform

Metadata for Preservation

Metadata for preservation is created using PREMIS the international standard for metadata to support the preservation of digital objects.

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This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License.