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Usage by Collection Fiscal Year 2007-2008

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PALMM Digital Collection Usage Fiscal Year 2007-2008

Annual Overview
July 2007 - June 2008

Technical Lead for Digital Archive

Technical Lead for Digital Archive -- IT Senior, Digital Library Services, Florida Center for Library Automation

Reports to

Assistant Director for Digital Library Services

Job Summary

The Florida Center for Library Automation offers the Florida Digital Archive as a service to the eleven publicly funded universities of Florida. The Florida Digital Archive (FDA) is a long-term preservation repository dedicated to ensuring that digital materials deposited today will be usable far into the future using the hardware and software technologies of the time. The FDA is based on a locally developed preservation application called DAITSS, which is also available in an open source release (see http://daitss.fcla.edu).

Usage by Collection 2007

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PALMM Digital Collection Usage 2007

Annual Overview
January 2007 - December 2007

Usage by Collection Fiscal Year 2006-2007

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PALMM Digital Collection Usage Fiscal Year 2006-2007

Annual Overview
July 2006 - June 2007

PURL Server Documentation

This document contains updated policies and procedures for use of the FCLA PURL Server. As of [month] 2009, the FCLA PURL Server uses PURLZ, an enhanced version of the original OCLC PURL server software. Because the capabilities of the new software differ slightly from the old, some changes in policy were required.

Contents
User Manual
Library Use of the PURL Server
Registration of New Users
Domains
Groups
Naming Conventions

User Manual
The PURL server has an online user manual accessed from the HELP tab.

Library Use of the PURL Server

AVI File Format Confidence Level

High FDA Confidence Level: AVI (uncompressed, motion JPEG) (*.avi)
Low FDA Confidence Level: AVI (others) (*.avi)

FDA Glossary of Archive Terms

FDA Term Definitions

Archival Information Package (AIP)
The contents of a SIP, plus any saved transformed versions of any of the data files in the SIP or AIP, plus all of the metadata pertaining to these objects stored in the FCLA Digital Archive Management System (DAMS).

Complex object
A logical object that has a digital representation in multiple data files, for example, a Web page composed of text and image files

Container
A single data file than can be decomposed into multiple data files, for example, a zip file.

Contributed data file
An original data file submitted by an owning institution for archiving, unaltered by the archive.

Contributed Information Package (CIP)

FDA Formats Intro

FDA File Preservation Strategies by Format