PrePARe: Store It Safely

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A short presentation on storing digital material for the long term.

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PrePARe: Store It Safely

  1. 1. STORE IT SAFELY Photo by Cennydd via flickr: http://www.flickr.com/photos/cennydd/2687237902/
  2. 2. Make multiple copies… Adapted from: “Copy Copy Copy” by David Goehring (CarbonNYC) via flickr: http://www.flickr.com/photos/carbonny c/3063453222/ …and keep them in different placesBy Creativity103 via flickr: By fuzzcat via flickr: www.flickr.com/http://www.flickr.com/photos/ By mootown on flickr www.flickr.com/ photos/fuzzcat/32487111/creative_stock/3540043003/ photos/lidocaineus/5862115831/
  3. 3. Use open/standard fileformats where possible…
  4. 4. By comedy_nose (flickr) ID: “Project 365#30: 300109 Never Say Die” …they’re more likely to be readable in the future By Marcin Wichary on flickr: www.flickr.com/photos/ mwichary/2356656000/
  5. 5. Organise your files so that you and others can find and access things when you need themBy austinevan on flickr: By twechy on flickr :http://www.flickr.com/photos/austinevan/1225274637/ http://www.flickr.com/photos/twechy/6829994084/
  6. 6. By Lindsay Lloyd-SmithDon’t keepeverything 113 Gb 42,699 Files 3,466 Folders Be selective about what you keep and what you throw away By Practicalowl (flickr ID): “Rubbish bins”, http://www.flickr.com/photos/practicalowl/2084873604/,
  7. 7. Store it safely• Make multiple copies and keep them in different places• Use open/standard file formats where possible• Organise your files so that you and others can find things when you need them• Don’t keep everything. Be selective about what you keep and what you throw away
  8. 8. Open Access Teaching Materials for Digital Preservation Produced by Anna Collins (2012) for the JISC- funded PrePARe projectThis work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 2.0 UK: England & Wales License.

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