digitalcuration   1311

« earlier    

Yale announces software recovery project
Anderson suggested four different ideas for investigation: a digital reading room to allow students to access special University collections online; a virtual CD-ROM library available internally with the potential for expansion to other institutions; a scientific research platform that will allow scientists to share their work with other researchers; and an a la carte service for students or faculty seeking to access a particular file.

“You can take an old file, submit it and receive it in an environment equipped with that emulation service,” Anderson said, referring to the fourth idea. He added that the service could prove particularly useful in academic research.

Anderson emphasized the role of collaboration in the project. His team is working closely alongside several partners, including German software developers from the University of Freiburg and members of the Software Preservation Network.

The virtual CD-ROM library will be available to Yale students and faculty members this spring or early summer, Anderson said.
emulation  education  preservation  ++++-  digitalcuration 
20 days ago by jonippolito

« earlier    

related tags

+++++  ++++-  +++--  @i  abandonware  academia  activism  algorithms  alumni  architecture  archive  archives  audio  bias  bigdata  biotech  borndigital  budget  censorship  cidoc  climatechange  cloud  cms  code  collection  cooking  copyright  culture  dam  data-quality  data-sharing  data  databases  datamanagementplans  dataset  datause  dc-tools  defect  design  digital_archives  digital_objects  digitalarchiving  digitalhumanities  digitallibraries  digitalpreservation  digitization  education  emulation  ethics  excel  facebook  fakenews  findingaids  firefox  flash  fun  funding  gis  government  grants  hacking  history  html  iiif  images  impact  informationliteracy  infrastructure  internetarchive  internethistory  journalism  journals  law  learninganalytics  life  machinelearning  maine  map  maps  marketing  mathematics  media  metadata  mistakesweremade  movie  museum  museum2.0  museums  nativecultures  network  nytimes  openaccess  opendata  openscience  opensource  pdf  photos  policy  preservation  press  primarydata  privacy  programming  projectmanagement  publishing2.0  racism  readings  recipes  recommendations  reference  search  security  selection  seo  sexism  sharing  socialmedia  socialmemory  software  softwarepreservation  standards  storage  studentdata  success  television  tools  toread  tutorials  uris  utility  variablemedia  virtualworlds  visual  visualization  web  webarchiving 

Copy this bookmark:



description:


tags: