PREMIS (Preservation Metadata, Data Dictionary Maintenance Activity)
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PREMIS Implementation Registry

University of Texas Libraries Human Rights Documentation Initiative

Activity Name: University of Texas Libraries Human Rights Documentation Initiative
Organization: University of Texas at Austin
Organization Type: Library
Content Type: Audio
Cartographic Material
Text-based Materials
Origin of Content (digitized, born digital,
or both):
Born digital
Description: 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 advocacy around the world.
Start Date: 2008-01-01
Stakeholder/Audience Human rights activists, scholars, and organizations
Notes: Blog post about Video Metadata Guidelines: Video Metadata Guidelines (which talks about how we are using PREMIS): Notes: Video: Active Archived Websites: Under Development Audio: Under Development
Implementation Details:
What repository workflows or functions does your PREMIS Metadata support?  
What PREMIS data module entities are represented in your implementation? Event
How is preservation metadata stored in your repository? XML
What ancillary resources and tools do you use to support your PREMIS implementation? Controlled Vocabularies Event Type Tools Extension Schemas Registries
Is your preservation metadata created internally, imported from external sources, or both? Both
Is your preservation metadata used only internally or is it shared with external organizations? Internally
Example File Name:  
Description of Example Files and/or Additional Example Files: