4.5.3 - The repository shall create bi-directional linkages between each AIP and its descriptive information.

Introduction

At the core of every SP AIP is the preservation metadata which contains a version of the CDO's Descriptive Information. A unique URI is used to locate the preservation metadata in the TDR database, the same URI can also be used to retrieve the full Descriptive Information of the AIP located in the ejournals database.

Responsibility

Digital Preservation Policy Librarian

Metadata Librarian

Relevant Documents

  1. Definition of AIP
  2. Workflow Charts
  3. URI & File Naming Plan
  4. System Architecture