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Center for Digital Research and Scholarship (CDRS)

As stated on their website, the CDRS empowers Columbia University’s research community with the online tools and services necessary to make the most of scholarly communication, collaboration, data-sharing, and preservation. Their resources focus on digital commons, digital repositories, and academic commons. Check out their blog announcing their new projects and publications.

http://cdrs.columbia.edu/cdrsmain/

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Establishing Trustworthy Digital Repositories

NARA released a Discussion Guide for Establishing Trustworthy Digital Repositories Based on the ISO Open Archival Information System (OAIS) Standard Reference Model. While it focuses on federal records, it can provide guidance to all of us looking at digital repositories as tools that can help manage e-records.

http://www.archives.gov/records-mgmt/toolkit/pdf/ID373.pdf

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ISO Standards for Certifying Trustworthy Digital Repositories

ISO is developing standards for use in certifying trustworthy digital repositories. Check out the NARA blog post about their progress:

http://blogs.archives.gov/online-public-access/?p=4697&utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed:+Narations+(NARAtions)

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