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Coalition for Networked Information (CNI)
Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR)
Joint Information Systems Committee (JISC) Council on
Los Alamos National Laboratory Research Library Information
OCLC Online Computer Library Center
COLLECT( ): DLF documents and promotes strategies for building
sustainable, scalable digital collections, and encourages the development of new
collections and related services.
PRODUCE( ): DLF identiﬁes, documents, and endorses standards
and best practices that support the effective creation, interchange, re-use, and
persistence of digital librar objects.
PRESERVE( ): DLF focuses on practical initiatives and research in
under-served areas of digital preservation, and is committed to long-term access to
the digital intellectual and scholarly record.
USE( ): DLF encourages initiatives that assess and explain patterns of
digital library usage, to help libraries build better-informed, more useable,
collections and services.
BUILD( ): DLF deﬁnes and and develops prototypes for digital library
architectures, systems, and system components, communicates important
technical trends, and encourages technology transfer and information sharing.
developing sustainable, scaleable digital
collections Licensing digital materials. The
LIBLICENSE web site