4.2.5 - The repository shall have access to necessary tools and resources to provide authoritative Representation Information for all of the digital objects it contains.

Introduction

SP gathers all file format information for each file using authoritative and trusted tools. This information includes details about the file format including a link to format registry. See 4.2.5.1, 4.2.5.2, 4.2.5.3, and 4.2.5.4for details.

Responsibility

Digital Preservation Policy Librarian

Relevant Documents

  1. Registry of File Formats