ePubs

The open archive for STFC research publications

Full Record Details

Persistent URL http://purl.org/net/epubs/work/64387
Record Status Checked
Record Id 64387
Title Towards a Long-term Preservation Infrastructure for Earth Science Data
Contributors
Abstract The effective preservation of both current and historical scientific data will underpin a multitude of ecological, economic and political decisions that shape the future of our society. The SCIDIP-ES project addresses the long-term preservation of the knowledge encoded in scientific data by providing preservation e-infrastructure services which support the persistent storage, access and management needs. Using exemplars from the Earth Science domain we highlight the key preservation challenges and barriers to be overcome by the SCIDIP-ES infrastructure. SCIDIP-ES augments existing science data e-infrastructures by adding specific services and toolkits which implement core preservation concepts, thus guaranteeing the long-term access and exploitation of data assets across and beyond their designated communities.
Organisation STFC , RALSP , SCI-COMP
Keywords e-infrastructure , earth sciences , digital preservation , OAIS
Funding Information
Related Research Object(s):
Language English (EN)
Type Details URI(s) Local file(s) Year
Paper In Conference Proceedings In International Preservation Conference 2012 (iPres2012), Toronto, Canada, 1-5 Oct 2012, (2012). IPRES2012-SCIDIP-ES.pdf
IPRES-Paper24-SCIDIP-ES-CRC.pdf
2012
Showing record 1 of 1
RCUK
Science and Technology Facilities Council Switchboard: 01793 442000