4.2.5.4 - The repository shall have tools or methods to ensure that the requisite Representation Information is persistently associated with the relevant Data Objects.

Introduction

Representation information for each file is defined through Scholars Portal's use of the FITS software package. This Representation Information is found within the Scholars Portal AIP Preservation Metadata. The preservation metadata also contains references to the location of the data object stored in a filesystem on disk.

Responsibility

Digital Preservation Policy Librarian - Ensures proper functioning of overall system.

Relevant Documents

  1. Metadata Specifications