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There are currently 48 projects in the registry.

Archivematica
(Artefactual Systems, Inc.)
Archivematica is a free and open-source digital preservation system that is designed to maintain standards-based, long-term access to collections of digital objects. It uses micro-services to provide an integrated suite of software tools that allows users to process digital objects from ingest to ...
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Carolina Digital Repository
(University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, University Library)
The Carolina Digital Repository (CDR) is being designed as repository for material in electronic formats produced by members of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill community. Its chief purpose is to provide for the long-term preservation of such materials. By preservation we mean the ...
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Creating a digital repository at the Swedish National Archives using PREMIS
(The National Archives of Sweden)
PREMIS is used for recording metadata about the digital objects and about the preservation and storage processes in our digital repository. The National Archives already has an active process in place for digital objects created in our scanning projects. An application has also been developed for ...
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Digitaal Magazijn
(Koninklijke Bibliotheek, National Library of the Netherlands)
Long term preservation. Still working on implementation of the system; work on the metadata specification (including PREMIS implementation) started in 2010. Digitaal Magazijn is the successor to our current long term preservation system (i.e. it is the new KB e-Depot).
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Digital Data Archive (DDA) Project
(National Archives of Scotland)
Secure, trusted digital repository to store and preserve electronic records created by stakeholders and selected for long-term preservation.
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Digital Library of Castile and Leon/Biblioteca Digital de Castilla y León
(Regional Government of Castile and Leon/Junta de Castilla y León/)
It provides access to 1,500,000 pages (as of June 2011) related to history, heritage, science, literature and culture of Castile and Leon. Special attention is given to authors from Castile and Leon, with one of its aims being to promote the presence and dissemination of contemporary authors.
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Digital Library of Castile-La Mancha/Biblioteca Digital de Castilla-La Mancha
(Regional Government of Castile-la Mancha/Junta de Comunidades de Castilla-La Mancha)
It provides access to 26,691 digital objects and 434,646 pages (as of June 2011) from manuscripts, rare books, old printed books and historical newspapers that are part of the bibliographic heritage of Castile-La Mancha.
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Digital Library of the Royal Academy of History
(Royal Academy of History)
It provides access to a relevant collection of codex, incunabula, manuscripts, old printed books, rare books and cartographic materials, from the Middle Age until XIXth century that represents an essential collection for the history of Spain and Iberoamerica.
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Digital Library of the Royal Academy of Pharmacy
(Royal Academy of Pharmacy)
A specialized collection of books and articles of journals related to pharmacy.
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Electronic Records Archives (ERA) Project
(US National Archives & Records Administration)
The ERA Project, under development from 2005-2011, is a system for the preservation of the electronic records of the Federal Government. It consists of multiple instances for the preservation of Federal Records, Congressional Records, Presidential Records, and an online public access piece to ...
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European project SHAMAN
(Goettingen State and University Library)
Conversion of METS Archival Information Packages (according to http://www.loc.gov/standards/mets/profiles/00000011.html) to packages described by OAI-ORE with PREMIS.
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FCLA Digital Archive and DAITSS
(Florida Center for Library Automation)
The FCLA Digital Archive is a preservation repository for the use of the libraries of the public universities of Florida. The FCLA Digital Archive uses a locally-developed software application called DAITSS, which implements most of the PREMIS data elements.
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Galiciana: Biblioteca Digital de Galicia/Digital Library of Galice
(Xunta de Galicia/Regional Government of Galicia)
It provides access to 137,035 digital objects and 1,015,072 pages (as of June 2011) from manuscripts, rare books, old printed books, cartographic materials and historical newspapers that are part of the bibliographic heritage of Galice.
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HathiTrust shared digital repository
(University of Michigan)
HathiTrust is a partnership of major research institutions and libraries working to ensure that the cultural record is preserved and accessible long into the future. There are more than fifty partners in HathiTrust, and membership is open to institutions worldwide. The HathiTrust Digital Library ...
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Hub and Spoke Architecture for Repository Interoperability and Preservation
(Grainger Engineering Library Information Center, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)
This projects is designing an architecture and building a toolkit for repository interoperability and preservation. The interoperability is based on a set of METS-profiles developed specifically for this architecture. The METS profiles utilize PREMIS objects for technical metadata and PREMIS ...
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Islandora PREMIS
(To Be Added)
Produces XML and HTML representations of PREMIS metadata for objects in an Islandora repository.
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Iuris Digital
(Royal Academy of Jurisprudence and Law)
A very specialized collection which content reflects the history of law in Spain as well as its teaching and the history of institutions and justice administration.
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Keeping Emulation Environments Portable (KEEP)
(University of Portsmouth)
The KEEP (Keeping Emulation Environments Portable) project will develop an Emulation Access Platform to enable accurate rendering of both static and dynamic digital objects: text, sound, and image files; multimedia documents, websites, databases, videogames etc. Based on the OAIS
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Kramerius
(National Library of the Czech Republic and Moravian State Library, Brno)
Kramerius Digital library is the outcome of the Kramerius project. It started in 1998, with microfilming of endangered documents printed on acid paper. Very soon the project began to produce digital copies as well. It is funded by the Ministry of Culture and focuses on 19th and 20th century ...
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MathArc
(Cornell University and SUB Göttingen)
A joint project funded by NSF (Cornell) and SUB Göttingen
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Medusa Digital Preservation Repository
(Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)
We are developing a digital repository whose primary function is the preservation and management of digital assets important to the University of Illinois Library.
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National Digital Newspaper Project
(Library of Congress)
The National Digital Newspaper Program (NDNP) is a long-term effort to develop an Internet-based, searchable database of all U.S. newspapers with descriptive information and select digitization of historic pages. Supported by NEH, this rich digital resource will be developed and permanently ...
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National Library of Sweden Digital Archive
(National Library of Sweden)
The National Library is developing a new technical infrastructure, built on the OAIS reference model, for processing and storing digital objects. These objects will either be delivered as e-deposits (a new e-deposit law is probably due from 2012), or they will be the result of our own digitization ...
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National Screen and Sound Archive of Wales
(National Library of Wales)
BoB (Box of Broadcasts) system allows us to select television and radio programmes for recording using an EPG. Information stored is then used to create a catalogue record and metadata. It also allows for the capture of subtitles in English and Welsh. The system records the programs to hard disc ...
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National Snow and Ice Data Center Repository
(National Snow and Ice Data Center)
The OAIS reference model is one of NSIDC's guiding documents as an archive. Several years ago, we decided to use the OAIS reference model in developing a schema for storing preservation information about our science data sets - we already are NASA DIF and FGDC-compliant in that regard. In the ...
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NDK (National Digital Library)
(National Library of the Czech Republic and Moravian State Library, Brno)
Within the National Digital Library project, co-financed from EU Structural Funds through the Integrated Operational Programme, the National Library of the Czech Republic and the Moravian Library in Brno will digitise a significant part of their collections, preserve them in the long term, and make ...
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New Zealand Government Digital Archive
(Archives New Zealand)
Archives New Zealand is currently developing a Government Digital Archive. The development of an industrial-strength digital archive will enable Archives New Zealand to take in large-scale transfers of government agency digital records, such as email messages, videos, databases and electronic ...
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One Federal Digital Systems - FDsys
(United States Government Printing Office)
FDsys is a content management system, advanced search engine, and preservation repository for publications of the United States Federal government.
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OpenSky
(National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR))
Primarily for NCAR researchers, administration and staff, and the scholarly community in the atmospheric sciences.
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Paradigm
(Oxford University Library Services John Rylands Library, University of Manchester)
Focussing on the papers of contemporary politicians, the Paradigm project is exploring the issues surrounding the preservation of born-digital personal papers to ensure that they continue to be accessible to the researchers of the future. The project is testing various tools, including Fedora and ...
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Phase One Shared Digital Technologies for Data Curation, Preservation, and Access: A Proof of Concept
(Interuniversity Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR))
NSF EAGER grant project on transformation of SIP-AIP-DIP for social science data, incorporating PREMIS and DDI -- 2009 research project.
  >> Read more about Phase One Shared Digital Technologies for Data Curation, Preservation, and Access: A Proof of Concept

Polymath Virtual Library
(Hernando de Larramendi Foundation)
Polymath Virtual Library aims to bring together information, data, digital texts and websites about Spanish, Hispano-American, Brazilian and Portuguese polymaths from all times. As such it aggregates information about the thinking, philosophy, politics, science, etc. from Spain, Hispano-American, ...
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Preservation Research & Consultancy
(National Library of New Zealand Te Puna Mātauranga o Aotearoa)
The business unit came out of the National Digital Heritage Archive project, that designed, developed and implemented a Library-wide process for collection and preserving National Library collection items. The purpose of the unit is to carry out the day-to-day functions of a preservation ...
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RODA
(KEEP SOLUTIONS)
RODA is a complete digital repository that delivers functionality for all the main units of the OAIS reference model. RODA is capable of ingesting, managing and providing access to the various types of digital content produced by large corporations or public bodies. RODA is based on open-source ...
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Rosetta
(Ex Libris)
Rosetta is an enterprise solution for the management of digital assets in libraries and academic environments.
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Scholars Portal Project
(Ontario Council of University Libraries)
Consortium representing the 21 university library systems in Ontario. The Scholars Portal department provides shared IT services to the members, including things like SFX, research support software (e.g. Refworks), and maintenance of shared digital collections.
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SPAR - Scalable Preservation and Archiving Repository
(Bibliothèque nationale de France)
Ingesting the corresponding information packages with a METS manifest. PREMIS object and event are used inside this METS wrapper.
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Stanford Digital Repository
(Stanford University Libraries)
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Statistics New Zealand Data Archive
(Statistics New Zealand)
The Statistics New Zealand Data Archive is a central repository for all the important statistical datasets and associated documentation, metadata and publications that Statistics New Zealand produces. It also acts as a safe repository for datasets produced by other government agencies and ...
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The Portal to Texas History
(University of North Texas Libraries)
The Portal to Texas History is a digital gateway to Texas history materials belonging to a growing number of partners that include museums, libraries, historical societies, government agencies, and colleges throughout Texas. Because of partners' contributions, the Portal has over two million ...
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UCSD Libraries' Digital Asset Management System (DAMS)
(University of California, San Diego)
The UCSD Libraries’ Digital Asset Management System (DAMS) is a locally developed digital repository designed to store and manage the digital assets of the UCSD Libraries. It is an expression of our XDRE (eXtensible Digital Resource Environment) framework. It uses the Semantic Web Resource ...
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University of Texas Libraries Human Rights Documentation Initiative
(University of Texas at Austin)
The UT Libraries' Human Rights Documentation Initiative (HRDI) is committed to the long-term preservation of fragile and vulnerable records of human rights struggles worldwide, the promotion and secure usage of human rights archival materials, and the advancement of human rights research and ...
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Valencian Digital Library/Biblioteca Valenciana Digital
(Regional Government of Valencia/Generalitat Valenciana)
It provides access to 3,465 literary and scientific works (384,792 pages, as of June 2011) considered relevant for the Valencian cultural heritage.
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Virtual Library of Andalusia/Biblioteca Virtual de Andalucía
(Regional Government of Andalusia/Junta de Andalucia)
It provides access to more than 100,000 digital objects (as of June 2011) pertaining to Andalusian bibliographic heritage coming from memory institutions in and out of Andalusia.
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Virtual Library of Aragon/Biblioteca Virtual de Aragón
(Regional Government of Aragón/Gobierno de Aragón)
It provides access to manuscripts, rare books, old printed books, newspapers coming from different Aragonese libraries as well as institutional publications.
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Virtual Library of Asturias/Biblioteca Virtual del Principado de Asturias
(Regional Government of the Principality of Asturias/Principado de Asturias)
It provides access to 7,334 digital objects (236,213 pages), as of June 2011, related with bibliographic heritage of Asturias coming from memory institutions of this region.
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Virtual Library of Historical Newspapers
(Ministry of Culture of Spain)
Virtual Library of Historical Newspapers is an ongoing cooperative project with more than 59 public and private memory institutions. It includes more than 5,500,000 pages from 1955 titles. It is carried out, coordinated and financed by the Subdirectorate General for Library Coordination of the ...
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Virtual Library of La Rioja/Biblioteca Virtual de La Rioja
(Regional Government of La Rioja/Gobierno de La Rioja)
It provides access to manuscripts, rare books and old printed books by authors of La Rioja or which subject is related to La Rioja.
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