ERIC Number: EJ654108
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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"'Why Do We Need to Keep This in Print? It's on the Web ...': A Review of Electronic Archiving Issues and Problems."
Progressive Librarian, n19-20 p47 Spr 2002
Presents an overview of concerns and problems with digital archiving, with a focus on preservation of government information. Addresses standards and costs. Discusses the U.S. National Archives and Records Administration, and the digital preservation strategies of migration, emulation, and encapsulation. An appendix reviews some of the partnerships underway. (AEF)
Descriptors: Archives, Government Publications, Information Storage, Information Technology, Library Collections, Library Materials, Library Technical Processes, Nonprint Media, Preservation, Printed Materials, Problems
Available electronically: http://www.libr.org/PL/contents.html.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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