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E-journal preservation at UKSG 2013

UKSG holds a major annual conference and this year the event in Bournemouth, England (8th – 10th April) attracted a record number of (over 900) delegates.  Alongside the conference is an exhibition which each year is fully booked within a … Continue reading

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Keepers Registry at the “Digital Future & You” series

The Keepers Registry was presented to colleagues at the Library of Congress.  The following text is from the ISSN International Centre’s helpful summary: The US National ISSN Centre organised a talk by Peter Burnhill (entitled “Tales from The Keepers Registry”) … Continue reading

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A Trial Holdings Comparison

Introduction This case study explores the benefits of the Keepers Registry, comparing an institution’s e-journal holdings catalogue against the archiving agency metadata held by the Keepers Registry. The Keepers Registry Beta service provides easily accessible information about the archiving arrangements … Continue reading

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One year on for the Keepers Registry beta service

As we reach the first birthday of the Keepers Registry, it’s worth reviewing how the service has developed to date and how it will develop in future. Developments over the past year EDINA and the ISSN International Centre launched the … Continue reading

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The Keepers Registry’s first Pecha Kucha outing is a winner!

The very popular Pecha Kucha format was used for three sessions in the Open Repositories 2012 (OR2012) conference held in Edinburgh from 9th – 13th July. In the first PK session entitled: Repository Tools and Approaches there were 11 presentations … Continue reading

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Your one minute starts now!

How do you describe a  specialist project to a general audience making it memorable but only having one minute in which to achieve results?  An impossible task?  Peter Burnhill, Director of EDINA , succeeded in captivating the audience attending the … Continue reading

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Draft Inclusion Criteria released for review

A public draft of inclusion criteria for archiving agencies that wish to participate in the Keepers Registry is now available for public review.  We would welcome feedback and community input by the 31st July 2012 either to edina@ed.ac.uk or in the … Continue reading

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ONIX for Preservation Holdings

As part of our efforts to simplify the data ingest process, EDINA has participated in a working group to extend the ONIX for Serials format to handle specific e-journal preservation information requirements.  This cross-sector working group also included representatives from … Continue reading

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Latest Statistics of E-Serials Preserved

As of April 16th, the seven registered Keepers across the globe are reporting having  ingested and ‘Preserved’ one or more volumes (issues) for nearly 17,000 (16,888) unique Serial Titles (see definition below). In all there is some kind of archival … Continue reading

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Presenting the Keepers Registry to Publishers and Subscription Agents

A short presentation on the Keepers Registry was given at the International Committee on EDI for Serials (ICEDIS) meeting held on Wednesday 28th May in the Scottish Exhibition and Conference Centre in Glasgow after the conclusion of the 2012 UKSG … Continue reading

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