Digital Art Storage

What Every Conservator Needs to Know

What Do You Have?

Storage Needs

Photo by Gabriel Petry on Unsplash

IT is Your Friend

“Fans and wires on the back of a computer server” by Thomas Kvistholt on Unsplash

Some Important IT Terminology

“A white cable with an USB connector” by Adam Birkett on Unsplash

Digital Preservation

Open Archival Information System (OAIS)

One of the Voyager Golden Records NASA sent to space in 1977

Key Vocabulary and Concepts Established by OAIS

International Standards — Criteria for the Certification of Trusted Digital Repositories

Reading the ISO

Levels of Preservation

Preservation Storage Criteria

Comments Open on the Draft

Time to Act

“Close-up of the head of an open hard drive” by Patrick Lindenberg on Unsplash


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