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Digitization Resources: Digital Preservation

Standards, best practices, and resources for digital collection building.

What is Digital Preservation?

"Digital preservation is a continual process of understanding the risks you face for losing content or losing the ability to render and interact with it and making use of whatever resources you have to mitigate those risks." The Theory and craft of Digital Preservation, Trevor Owens.

Southeastern's Digital Dark Archive Service

Southeastern offers a Digital Dark Archive service to help member organizations meet their Digital Preservation needs. Organizations get up to 500GB of free storage for copies of files that are in New York Heritage. Learn more about the service here or by watching the video at the bottom of this page.


Other Definitions of Digital Preservation


Introduction to Digital Preservation and the DDA, March 15, 2023

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