184.108.40.206 - The repository shall have a procedure(s) for identifying those Information Properties that it will preserve.
Scholars Portal identifies and validates Information Properties that it will preserve, by using a number tools through the FITS software package.
- the DROID tool identifies formats during the SIP ingestion process where a file format is associated with each file
- JHOVE is a tool used to further format-specific identification, validation and characterization of the file
- when a file format is identified, where possible, the file is linked to the format's entry in PRONOM, the British National Archive's format registry.