• See here for tutorials, discussions + community lists. Digital Preservation encompasses the efforts necessary to maintain access to digital materials despite technological development or failure, human intervention, and organisational change.

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  • OPF maintains a number of open source digital preservation tools that address common digital preservation challenges. Our tools are widely adopted by the community, and can be used as stand-alone tools, as part of a bespoke digital preservation workflow, or can be found embedded in several leading commercial solutions.

    Use this space to discuss our tools, or log issues on our Github:

  • Thank you for signing up to participate in the #OPFHackathon! We’re excited to have had so many people sign up with different skills and experiences, and we’re looking forward to working with both first-timers and hackathon veterans.

    Please don’t forget to share this event with your friends and colleagues! We’ll be using the hashtag #OPFHackathon. Please share your working-photos + thoughts with us throughout the summer!

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  • Got a question that doesn't fit anywhere else? Ask away!

  • In such a big and developing field, there's so much being written about digital preservation. Please use this section to post and talk about your most interesting reads and discussions.