Using Archival Resource Keys (ARKs) for Persistent Identification Metadata
Metadata describes a digital item, providing (if known) such information as creator, publisher, contents, size, relationship to other resources, and more. Metadata may also contain "preservation" components that help us to maintain the integrity of digital files over time.
- Main Title Using Archival Resource Keys (ARKs) for Persistent Identification
Author: Phillips, Mark EdwardCreator Type: PersonalCreator Info: University of North Texas
Organizer of meeting: Texas Digital LibraryContributor Type: Organization
- Creation: 2008-06-05
- Physical Description: 20 p.
- Content Description: This presentation discusses the usefulness of an Archival Resource Key (ARK) and how the University of North Texas (UNT) Libraries and the Digital Projects Unit use ARKs in their system.
- Keyword: archival resource keys
- Keyword: ARKs
- Keyword: Name Mapping Authority
- Keyword: persistent URLs
- Keyword: digital objects
- Conference: Texas Conference on Digital Libraries (TCDL), 2008, Austin, Texas, United States
Name: UNT Scholarly WorksCode: UNTSW
Name: UNT LibrariesCode: UNT
- Rights Access: public
- Rights License: by-nc
- Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc28359
- Academic Department: Digital Projects Unit