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preservation : to keep safe from injury, harm, or destruction Webster

conservation : (1) to keep safe from injury, harm, or destruction : protect
(2) to keep alive, intact, or free from decay : maintain
(3) to keep or save from decomposition Webster

cultural heritage preservation : the deliberate act of keeping cultural heritage from the present for the future Wikipedia

Spotlight


NEH and the Preservation and Access of Audiovisual Cultural Heritage (Part I)


NEH and the Preservation and Access of Audiovisual Cultural Heritage (Joshua Sternfeld and Jesse Johnston)

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Subjects

knowledge form arrow.gif general | innovation | preservation | participation | expression

Subheadings

preservationblank.gifhistory | ephemera | collection | catalog
museumblank.gif realia | exhibition | museum catalog
archive blank.gif manuscript | finding aid | archive catalog arrow.gif see also document
library blank.gif book | bibliography | library catalog arrow.gif see also bibliomania


library classification blank.gif Dewey Decimal (DDC) | Library of Congress (LC), Subject Heading (LCSH)
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Resources


These are links to resources organized by a classification scheme developed exclusively for Cosma. more...

Type

Subject Specific Links
portal

Library of Congress Preservation Directorate
Association of Research Libraries: Preservation
Conservation Online: Resources for Conservation Professionals (CoOL)
dictionary

OneLook Merriam-Webster Free Wiktionary Visuwords
encyclopedia

Preservation (Wikipedia) Cultural heritage preservation (Wikipedia) New World Encyclopedia
directory

Specific Dewey 069 Conservation (BUBL LINK)
Free Internet Public Library dmoz
search

"cultural history preservation" Bing Google DuckDuckGo
archive

Internet Archive
library

Library of Congress
lcsh

WorldCat (OAIster) Library of Congress UPenn Online Books Open Library Hathi Trust
bibliography

A Selective Preservation Bibliography (Rebecca Stuhr)
book

ISBNdb Google Books eBooks.com
course

Open Education Consortium
blog

WordPress
news

NPR Archives Google News
article

Google Scholar
organization

Northeast Document Conservation Center
European Commission on Preservation and Access (ECPA)
government

USA.gov
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Digital


preservation : to keep safe from injury, harm, or destruction Webster

conservation : (1) to keep safe from injury, harm, or destruction : protect
(2) to keep alive, intact, or free from decay : maintain
(3) to keep or save from decomposition Webster

cultural heritage preservation : the deliberate act of keeping cultural heritage from the present for the future Wikipedia

digital preservation (or conservation) : the active management of digital information over time to ensure its accessibility in the future Wikipedia


Why Digital Preservation is Important for You


Preserving Digital Content in the 21st Century


UNESCO: Preserving Digital Data within the Cultural Heritage Domain


New World Encyclopedia, Digital Preservation
Digital Curation and Preservation Bibliography (Charles W. Bailey, Jr.)
Preserving Access to Digital Information (PADI)
Library of Congress Digital Preservation News
Handbook for Digital Projects: A Management Tool for Preservation and Access (Maxine K. Sitts, Ed.)
Preserving Digital Information: A How-To-Do-It Manual (Gregory S. Hunter)
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Tell


Tell the Future About Your History!

Archeaology, Anthropology and Interstellar Communication (Douglas A. Vakoch, NASA) (.pdf)
A proposal for an Interstellar Rosetta Stone (S. Dumas, SETI League) (.pdf)

Communication with extraterrestrial intelligence (Wikipedia)

Dark Age


digital dark age : a term used to describe a possible future situation where it will be difficult or impossible to read historical documents, because they have been stored in an obsolete digital format. This could cause the period around the turn of the 21st century, when viewed from the future, to be comparable to the Dark Ages in the sense that there will be a relative lack of written record Wikipedia

Digital Dark Age - Revolution Preview


Dark Ages II: When the Digital Data Die (Bryan Bergeron)

Dark Ages II: When the Digital Data Die (Bryan Bergeron)

Clock


The Clock of the Long Now


How to Make a Clock Run for 10,000 Years (Dylan Tweney, Wired)

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Cultural Heritage Preservation - Google News


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