Digital Curation Centre
Networks of trusted repositories
Links and references
Architectures that support repository interoperation
Shared infrastructures (registries, etc.)
Sharing of objects (packaging formats, etc.)
Repository audit and certification
Repository system perspectives
The OAIS Reference Model
Co-operation on content
Collaboration in research contexts
National Digital Information Infrastructure and Preservation Program. Retrieved March 31, 2006, from: http://www.digitalpreservation.gov/
NDIIPP Architecture, v. 0.2. Retrieved March 31, 2006, from: http://www.digitalpreservation.gov/technical/NDIIPP_v02.pdf
C. Shirky, "Preliminary architecture proposal for long-term digital preservation." In: Preserving our digital heritage: Plan for the National Digital Information Infrastructure and Preservation Program, Appendix 9, pp 233-250. Retrieved March 31, 2006, from: http://www.digitalpreservation.gov/about/ndiipp_appendix.pdf [large file]
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Of little direct relevance to (digital) library service evaluation, these references are included because they provide essential background to the development of the LibQUAL+(TM) tool mentioned above.
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More information on the work of the Digital Curation Centre can be found on the centre's Website: http://www.dcc.ac.uk/