Handbook PDF (except for Decision Tree) (1MB)
Handbook PDF: Reviews, Change History, Topic Index, List of Figures, Acknowledgements, Biographies (203KB)
Handbook PDF: Decision Tree (47KB)
Handbook PDF: Introduction (99KB)
Handbook PDF: Digital Preservation (130KB)
Handbook PDF: Institutional Strategies (227KB)
Handbook PDF: Organisational Activities (400KB)
Handbook PDF: Media and Formats (189KB)
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Digital information is increasingly important to our culture, knowledge base and economy. The Handbook was first compiled by Neil Beagrie and Maggie Jones and is now maintained and updated by the DPC. The handbook provides an internationally authoritative and practical guide to the subject of managing digital resources over time and the issues in sustaining access to them. It will be of interest to all those involved in the creation and management of digital materials.
Please use the links below, on the navigation bar to the side and at the bottom of each page to navigate through the Handbook.