DPC Members

  • ara logo 2
  • llgc nlw logo
  • parliamentary archives 2012 logo
  • wellcome library logo
  • british library logo
  • bbc logo
  • open university logo
  • tna logo
  • national library scotland logo
  • leedsuniversitylogo
  • rcahms for website logo
  • oclc logo for website
  • he logo web-500px
  • portico logo
  • standrewsblockcrest logo
  • new proni logo
  • portsmouth logo tiny
  • ulcc logo for website
  • lse lib logo tiny
  • cerch logo for website
  • rmg logo
  • dcc logo
  • ed univ logo tiny
  • glasgowuniversitylogo
  • aberystwythlogo
  • uk data archive logo
  • cambridge logo for website
  • bankofengland logo
  • rcuk logo for website rcuk
  • sheffield logo 200x90
  • lbg hm fc p c logo
  • nli tiny logo
  • hsbc logo
  • jisc logo for website
  • wg tiny logo
  • tate logo for website
  • nda logo
  • rcahmw for website logo
  • uel logo
  • national records scotland logo
  • kcl new logo
  • hull logo
  • ads logo
  • universityofyorklogotiny
  • tcd logo for website
  • un logo
  • bodleian library logo
  • ribacrest200 90pixels logo
  • warwicklogo

Current publications:

  • Annual Reports provide an annual overview of the DPC community. They are a guide to what a large cross section of institutions are doing to ensure continuing access.
  • Case studies - Now available
  • Digital Preservation Jargon Buster - a single page document which provides a guide to acronyms and jargon common in digital preservation
  • 'Mind The Gap' - a major report published in 2006 which explains in detail the steps the UK needs to take so that our generation can ensure a digital legacy
  • Occasional papers and conference reports - from time to time the DPC commissions or publishes papers on specific topics which provide an advanced reconnaissance to those engaged in digital preservation. We also publish informal notes from conferences and workshops, in the first instance for our members and for wider circulation after a fixed duration.
  • Preservation Handbook which is intended as a simple but comprehensive guide to Digital Preservation planning for all kinds of projects and institutions.
  • Technology Watch Reports are commissioned by DPC from leading developers and are intended to provide an advanced introduction for those looking at specific issues of preservation and access
  • Surveys and reports that identify the scope and scale of digital preservation needs
  • What's New in Digital Preservation which provides a short, frequently updated digest of new events, projects and services as they emerge

About our publications:

All DPC Publications, joint publications with partners, or publications which seek DPC endorsement should embody the values of the Coalition and articulate them implicitly or explicitly as the context permits. To ensure this happens all publications that emanate from the DPC should:

  1. Be informed, current, concise and balanced
  2. Lower the barriers to participation in digital preservation
  3. Be derived from the needs of the membership and deliver benefit to members
  4. Be consistent with the mission of the Coalition
  5. Be of utility to non-members
  6. Have explicit quality criteria and impact measures