Digital formats

The big news today is the release of approved standards for transfers to the Library of Congress.

http://www.loc.gov/preservation/resources/rfs/index.html?loclr=blogsig

Primarily for publications and legal deposit, the guidelines are just that – guidelines, rather than proscriptive statements.  The LoC blog provides some information on the choices made – http://blogs.loc.gov/digitalpreservation/2014/06/recommended-format-specifications-from-the-library-of-congress-an-interview-with-ted-westervelt/

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