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DROID (Digital Record Object Identification) is an automatic file format identification tool. It is the first in a planned series of tools developed by The National Archives under the umbrella of its PRONOM technical registry service. (Excerpt from this source)

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  • Number of articles referring to 'droid': 10 (0.6% of published articles)
  • Total references to 'droid' across all Ariadne articles: 44
  • Average number of references to 'droid' per Ariadne article: 4.40
  • Earliest Ariadne article referring to 'droid': 2006-07
  • Trending factor of 'droid': 0 (see FAQs on monitoring of trends)

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Ariadne contributors most frequently referring to 'droid':

  1. david tarrant (see articles on this topic by this author)
  2. steve hitchcock (see articles on this topic by this author)
  3. chris awre (see articles on this topic by this author)
  4. richard green (see articles on this topic by this author)
  5. karen estlund (see articles on this topic by this author)

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Preserving Local Archival Heritage for Ongoing Accessibility

Frances Boyle, Alexandra Eveleigh and Heather Needham describe the recent digital preservation initiatives in the local authority archives sector.

January 2009, issue58, feature article

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