Co-operative Long-Term Archiving of Educational Scientific Resources Within the Kopal Framework
The project aims to secure and archive relevant material on a long-term basis, with reference to educational science.
The project aims to secure and archive relevant material on a long-term basis, with reference to educational science. Furthermore, the DIPF shall be established as a scholarly filter for delivering material worth archiving to the German National Library (DNB) within the framework of the legal commission for collection, the development of a best-practice model for third-party use, development of a model-type working co-operation model for long-term storage with tasks distributed among diverse partners and the design of a concept for monitoring with a view on the development of scholarly information requirements and relevant standards.
The project has a national orientation, by taking other German-speaking countries into account.
Milestones of the project
- Conception of project agreements with partners;
- Development of a model co-operation and requirements specification;
- Analysis of efforts and design of a model of costs within the co-operation agreements;
- Analysis, conceptualisation and modification of existing information infrastructure;
- Feasibility study on certification as a “trustworthy archive”;
- Design of a master policy;
- Analysis of existing information requirements of the scholarly community;
- Analysis of existing standards and activities of other partners, agreement with kopal partners;
- Analysis of the specificity of relevant materials, of workflows and requirements by kopal partners;
- Development and modification of data formats and delivery routines for the exchange of data.
The German Research Foundation DFG funds this project for a period of two years.
The long-term storage project for education is integrated into the general framework of long-term archiving initiatives by keeping close contact to relevant institutions and projects in the field:
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- Deutsche Netzwerkinformation e. V., DINI Arbeitsgruppe elektronisches Publizieren;
- Freie Universität Berlin / SSOAR;
- / Projekt kopal;
- / Project kopal, Geo-Leo e-docs;
- / SSG Bildungsforschung;
- (German Education Index).
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