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New Technology of Library and Information Service  2006, Vol. 1 Issue (4): 19-23    DOI: 10.11925/infotech.1003-3513.2006.04.05
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A Study on PREMIS Preservation Metadata Framework
Gao Song   Zhang Zhixiong
1(Library of Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, Beijing 100876, China)
2(Library of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100080,China)
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PREMIS preservation metadata is a wide accepted standard in the long term preservation area. The authors firstly introduce the background of the PREMIS project. Then give a comprehensive review on the preservation metadata framework proposed by OCLC/RLG, which acted as the foundation of PREMIS’s work. After that, the authors summarize the new ideas and data model of PREMIS preservation metadata and list the preservation metadata of each entity in the data model. At the end of paper, the authors conclude the characters and limits of PREMIS preservation metadata.

Key wordsPreservation metadata      PREMIS      Metadata framework      Data dictionary     
Received: 27 December 2005      Published: 25 April 2006


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Gao Song,Zhang Zhixiong . A Study on PREMIS Preservation Metadata Framework. New Technology of Library and Information Service, 2006, 1(4): 19-23.

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