Digital Preservation of Newspapers: Findings of the Chronicles in Preservation Project

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In this paper, the authors describe research led by Educopia Institute regarding the preservation needs for digitized and born-digital newspapers. The 'Chronicles in Preservation' project, builds upon previous efforts (e.g. the U.S. National Digital Newspaper Program) to look more broadly at the needs of digital newspapers in all of their diverse and challenging forms. This paper conveys the findings of the first research phase, including substantive survey results regarding digital newspaper curation practices.

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Skinner, Katherine; Schultz, Matt; Halbert, Martin & Phillips, Mark Edward October 2012.

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In this paper, the authors describe research led by Educopia Institute regarding the preservation needs for digitized and born-digital newspapers. The 'Chronicles in Preservation' project, builds upon previous efforts (e.g. the U.S. National Digital Newspaper Program) to look more broadly at the needs of digital newspapers in all of their diverse and challenging forms. This paper conveys the findings of the first research phase, including substantive survey results regarding digital newspaper curation practices.

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  • Ninth Annual iPres Conference on Digital Preservation, 2012, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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Skinner, Katherine; Schultz, Matt; Halbert, Martin & Phillips, Mark Edward. Digital Preservation of Newspapers: Findings of the Chronicles in Preservation Project, paper, October 2012; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc109727/: accessed January 24, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; .