DCH-RP @ CIDOC 2014 Conference

Share

cidoc2014A paper presenting the DCH-RP Roadmap for the long-term preservation of digital cultural content has been submitted and presented at the CIDOC 2014 Conference in Dresden.

 

Digital Cultural Heritage Roadmap for Preservation (DCH-RP) is a project supported by EC FP7 e-Infrastructures Programme. It seeks to look at best practice for preservation standards in use, and has created a ‘roadmap’ which will give a way forward for the sector.

The Roadmap is built on two basic assumptions:

  • Existing e-Infrastructures for research and academia are also efficient channels for the delivery of advanced services to be used by the digital cultural heritage sector for distributed digital preservation;
  • That it is possible to establish common policies, processes and protocols which will allow digital DCH organisations to access e-Infrastructures.

The aim of this paper is:

  • To make CIDOC Conference participants aware contents of the Roadmap;
  • To give participants an opportunity to give feedback about the Roadmap;
  • To seek support for the Roadmap.

 

The presentation was delivered by Gordon McKenna in the session Session G/1, Digital Long Term Preservation on Tuesday 9th September 2014 and the paper will be published in the conference proceedings.

 

Click here to download the DCH-RP presentation.

For further information about the Conference visit this page.

 

Visit the dch-rp Showcase

Leave a Reply


Related Articles

PREFORMA presented at DCH-RP Final Conference
PREFORMA project has been presented during a workshop organised by DCH-RP (Digital Cultural Heritage - Roadmap for Preservation) on 22 September 2014 at the National Central Library of Rome, under the umbrella of the Italian EU Presidency.
Preservation as an e-infrastructure service: a Roadmap for digital cultural heritage
The main objective of the workshop, organised at the National Central Library of Rome under the umbrella of the Italian EU Presidency, has been to provide an overview of the main outcomes achieved by the DCH-RP project, focusing on the Roadmap for Preservation of Digital Cultural Heritage and on the potential role of e-infrastructure in the preservation of DCH.
Joint DCH-RP/EUDAT workshops on digital preservation
On the 3rd and 4th of June 2014, the National Archives of Sweden hosted in Stockholm two workshops organised by DCH-RP in cooperation with EUDAT on the theme of digital preservation of cultural data. The first one focused on the roadmap for the long-term preservation of DCH, while the second one discussed the trust issues to be addressed.
CIDOC 2014 Conference
The annual conference of CIDOC, the International Committee for Documentation of ICOM, will focus this year on the access to museum collections and cultural heritage in the digital age. Linked data information provide scientists with new and wider perspectives.