Who Does What? Defining the Roles & Responsibilities for Digital Preservation

This is a guest post by Andrea Goethals, Manager of Digital Preservation and Repository Services at Harvard Library.
Harvard Library’s digital preservation program has evolved a great deal since the first incarnation of its digital preservation repository (“the DRS”) was put into production in October 2000. Over the years, we have produced 3GB worth of DRS documentation – everything from security policies to architectural diagrams to format migration plans to user documentation. Some of this documentation helps me to manage this repository; in fact, there are a handful of documents I could not effectively do my job without. This post is …read more

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