DIGITAL PRESERVATION AND ACADEMIC LIBRARY CONSORTIA: A CASE STUDY OF THE TRIANGLE RESEARCH LIBRARIES NETWORK CONSORTIAL LICENSES
This paper explores the potential role of consortia in digital preservation. An overview of the status of digital preservation precedes an examination of the consortial licensing landscape. A case study of the Triangle Research Libraries Network (TRLN), a consortium beginning to address digital preservation concerns, license agreements explores the presence, content, and provisions of archival statements. Based on the results and current digital preservation environment, this paper concludes with a proposed method for a successful consortial digital preservation project.
School Location:USA - North Carolina
Source Type:Master's Thesis
Keywords:cooperation college and university libraries research electronic data archives conservation restoration journal triangle network
Date of Publication:04/13/2004