Digital preservation of scientific information in Brazil : an initial approach of existing models

Márdero Arellano, Miguel Ángel Digital preservation of scientific information in Brazil : an initial approach of existing models., 2004 . In 8th ICCC International Conference of Electronic Publishing, Brasilia (Brazil), 23-26 June 2004. [Conference poster]


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The problem addressed in this study is to investigate how digital science and technical information produced and used by brazilian government research institutes has been preserved and what kind of digital preservation strategies can be proposed. It presents the results of an exploratory study from a Doctoral dissertation research being developed at the Department of Information Science at the University of Brasilia, Brazil.

Item type: Conference poster
Keywords: digital preservation; digital preservation strategies; digital electronic archiving; information science; scientific information
Subjects: L. Information technology and library technology
J. Technical services in libraries, archives, museum.
Depositing user: Miguel Angel Márdero Arellano
Date deposited: 11 Nov 2004
Last modified: 02 Oct 2014 11:59


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