JISC Beginner's Guide to Digital Preservation

…creating a pragmatic guide to digital preservation for those working on JISC projects


During the course of this project we wish to develop a bibliography of introductory resources relevant to Digital Preservation. The most relevant will be posted below. A wider list of our references will be on Delicious, tagged jiscbgdp.

Please use the Comments box below to suggest any other relevant resources.


  • Digital Preservation (Digital futures series) by Marilyn Deegan


Web sites

  • JISC Preservation of Web Resources blog – A project blog with lots of useful advice on preserving Web resources including Web 2.0 resources. The JISC PoWR handbook is a available to download.
  • Digital Preservation Coalition – organisation working to raise awareness of the importance of the preservation of digital material. Offer training and resources.
  • Digital Curation Centre – UK’s leading centre of expertise in digital data curation. Resources include briefing papers and case studies.

Other resources

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