Digital Curation and Digital Preservation Works

Digital/Print Books and Book Supplements

  • Research Data Curation and Management Bibliography (2021). This selective bibliography includes over 800 selected English-language articles and books that are useful in understanding the curation of digital research data in academic and other research institutions. It is available as an open access 250-page PDF file and an open access website. It covers topics such as research data creation, acquisition, metadata, provenance, repositories, management, policies, support services, funding agency requirements, open access, peer review, publication, citation, sharing, reuse, and preservation. Most sources were published from 2009 through 2019.
  • Digital Curation Bibliography: Preservation and Stewardship of Scholarly Works, 2012 Supplement (2013). This selective bibliography presents over 130 English-language articles, books, and technical reports published in 2012 that are useful in understanding digital curation and preservation. It covers digital curation and preservation copyright issues, digital formats (e.g., data, media, and e-journals), metadata, models and policies, national and international efforts, projects and institutional implementations, research studies, services, strategies, and digital repository concerns. It is available as an open access website.
  • Digital Curation Bibliography: Preservation and Stewardship of Scholarly Works (2012): This selective bibliography presents over 650 English-language articles, books, and technical reports that are useful in understanding digital curation and preservation. It covers digital curation and preservation copyright issues, digital formats (e.g., data, media, and e-journals), metadata, models and policies, national and international efforts, projects and institutional implementations, research studies, services, strategies, and digital repository concerns. Most sources were published from 2000 through 2011. It is available as an open access EPUB file, an open access PDF file, an open access website, and a low-cost paperback. This bibliography updates and expands the Digital Curation and Preservation Bibliography 2010. "Librarians and scholars who are concerned with managing digital resources and preserving them for future use will find a crash course on the subject in this bibliography. . . . This book is recommended for librarians working with original digital resources, scholars interested in digital repositories, and students in the field." - Journal of the Medical Library Association (Reviews)
  • Digital Curation and Preservation Bibliography 2010 (2011): This selective bibliography presents over 500 English-language articles, books, and technical reports that are useful in understanding digital curation and preservation. This selective bibliography covers digital curation and preservation copyright issues, digital formats (e.g., data, media, and e-journals), metadata, models and policies, national and international efforts, projects and institutional implementations, research studies, services, strategies, and digital repository concerns. Most sources were published from 2000 through 2010. It is available as an open access PDF file and a low-cost paperback. "If you're looking for a reading list that will keep you busy from now until the end of time, this is your one-stop shop for all things digital preservation." - Preservation Services at Dartmouth College weblog (Reviews)

Digital Bibliographies/Webliographies

  • Research Data Curation Bibliography (2012-2019): This selective bibliography presents over 750 English-language articles, books, and technical reports that are useful in understanding the curation of digital research data. It covers topics such as research data creation, acquisition, metadata, provenance, repositories, management, policies, support services, funding agency requirements, open access, peer review, publication, citation, sharing, reuse, and preservation. Most sources were published from 2009 through 2018.
  • Digital Curation Resource Guide (2012). This resource guide presents selected websites and documents that are useful in understanding and conducting digital curation.

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