Research and Advanced Technology for Digital Libraries

Volume 6273 of the series Lecture Notes in Computer Science pp 437-440

Creating a Flexible Preservation Infrastructure for Electronic Records

  • Karen EstlundAffiliated withUniversity of Oregon
  • , Heather BristonAffiliated withUniversity of Oregon

* Final gross prices may vary according to local VAT.

Get Access


As universities begin to address their first significant collections of electronic records, the needs of the collections often outstrip the resources and support available. This poster will illustrate the steps taken to transition and preserve a presidential electronic records collection into an university archives with limited systems support and preparation for future preservation needs. The infrastructure created was designed to quickly ingest at-risk records and allow for file migration and system evolution as future technologies are implemented.


Digital Preservation Digital Libraries Preservation Planning Institutional Archives Migration