Welcome! This guide contains information about digital preservation activities and services at JMU Libraries. Digital preservation is part of the work of the Digital Collections department, which:
Digital preservation encompasses the activities involved in managing the lifecycle of digital materials and stewarding them into the future. This includes preservation strategies such as file migration, normalization, and emulation, as well as preservation metadata creation and disaster planning. JMU Libraries preserves materials according to its Digital Preservation Policy, including materials created through digitization projects and those born digital.