Overview of content related to 'knowledge base' http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/taxonomy/term/1378/all?article-type=&term=&organisation=&project=&author=neil%20beagrie&issue= RSS feed with Ariadne content related to specified tag en Digital Preservation: Best Practice and Its Dissemination http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue43/beagrie <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue43/beagrie#author1">Neil Beagrie</a> describes the development and subsequent use of a digital preservation handbook and future plans for expansion of its use in training and professional practice.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Digital information is increasingly important to our culture, knowledge base and economy. Long-term management of this material is a vital part of curation practice. This paper outlines the development and subsequent use of an international guide to digital preservation <em>Preservation Management of Digital Materials: A Handbook</em> [<a href="#1">1</a>] and its use in training and professional practice. The Handbook was published in 2001 in hard copy by The British Library and is also available digitally online via the Digital Preservation Coalition (DPC) [<a href="#2">2</a>].</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue43/beagrie" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue43 feature article neil beagrie british library cornell university d-lib magazine digital preservation coalition jisc university of london digital preservation training programme archives course design curation data digital preservation digitisation dissemination further education knowledge base preservation research url Fri, 29 Apr 2005 23:00:00 +0000 editor 1140 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk