Presentation on theme: "Digital Preservation Tools for Repository Managers A practical course in five parts presented by the KeepIt project in association with Module 5, Trust."— Presentation transcript:
Digital Preservation Tools for Repository Managers A practical course in five parts presented by the KeepIt project in association with Module 5, Trust University of Northampton, 30 March 2010 Twitter hashtag #dprc (digital preservation repository course)
Say what you do. Do what you say. Show that you do what you say.
All of this leads to trust. Colati and Shreeves, Digital Repository Management Uncovered, Webwise 2010
Course structure Module 1. Organisational issues Scoping, selection, assessment, institutional parameters (19 January) Module 2. Costs Lifecycle costs for managing digital objects, based on the LIFE approach, and institutional costs (5 February) Module 3. Description Describing content for preservation: provenance, significant properties and preservation metadata (2 March) Module 4. Preservation workflow tools available in EPrints for format management, risk assessment and storage, and linked to the Plato planning tool from Planets (18-19 March) Module 5. Trust (by others) of the repositorys approach to preservation; trust (by the repository) of the tools and services it chooses (TODAY)
Tools this module TRAC, Trusted Repository Audit and Certification: criteria and checklist DRAMBORA, Digital Repository Audit Method Based On Risk Assessment, Martin Donnelly, Digital Curation Centre, University of Edinburgh