SPEC Kit 325: Digital Preservation · 57
26. Please identify the strategies your library currently uses to ensure the preservation of this type of
asset. Check all that apply. N=25
Using a library-managed digital archive/repository
(such as DAITSS, Archivematica, iRODS, etc.) 15 60%
Collaborating with other administrative and/or technical units in the institution 8 32%
Participating in a collaborative, participatory solution (MetaArchive, etc.) 6 24%
Participating a collaborative, hosted solution (HathiTrust, etc.) 5 20%
Using a vendor-based, hosted solution (Portico, etc.) 3 12%
Other strategy 5 20%
Please describe the other strategy.
Local back up of servers where digital copy is stored.
Right now, due to ﬁle storage and ingest complications into a repository environment, these materials are stored only on
our servers, which are backed up, but not really a trusted preservation strategy.
Stored on local servers, backed up and monitored 24/7/365.
Texas Digital Library PresNet.