Comparison of Methods & Costs of Digital Preservation

TitleComparison of Methods & Costs of Digital Preservation
Publication TypeReport
Year of Publication1998
AuthorsHendley, T.
Date Published1998///
InstitutionCimtech Ltd, University of Hertfordshire
Keywordsgap_evidence, gap_relationships, sg_data_costs, sg_data_economics

Gap Area Study Type:

High-level Gap Areas:

Developed a matrix of data types and categories of digital resources, a decision model to assess these categories and determine the most appropriate preservation strategy, and a cost model for comparing costs of preferred preservation methods
Conducted an extensive review of literature and work to develop cost models; visited a number of digital libraries and data centres