IS 586 AO - Digital Preservation
Examines current problems with and approaches to digital preservation that are fundamental to the long-term accessibility of digital materials. Examines the range of current research problems, along with emerging methods and tools, and assesses a variety of organizational scenarios to plan and implement a preservation plan. Topics include basic information theory, preservation of complex digital objects; standards and specifications; sustainability and risk assessment; authenticity, integrity, quality control, and certification; and management of preservation activities. Course Information: 4 graduate hours. No professional credit.
Option 1Number of Required Visit(s): 0
Course Level: Graduate
Term(s): Fall , Spring , Summer