Tag Archives: Preservation of digital legal documents

New Lists of U.S. State Legal Resources Available on Web

Two new resources provide metadata describing U.S. state legal resources available on the Web: 2011-2012 Preliminary Analysis of AALL’s State Legal Inventories [The American Association of Law Libraries' (AALL’s)] Digital Access to Legal Information Committee and Government Relations Office analyzed … Continue reading

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Malamud on Law.gov & Reforming Government IT

Carl Malamud of Public.Resource.Org discussed the Law.gov legal open government data project with Hari Sreenivasan on PBS NewsHour on 8 September 2010. Carl also gave the keynote address, about reform of U.S. federal government information technology (IT) practices, at the … Continue reading

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Digitizing the World’s Laws: Authentication and Preservation

A paper entitled Digitizing the World’s Laws: Authentication and Preservation, was given by Claire M. Germain at the 76th IFLA General Conference and Assembly, held 10-15 August 2010 in Gothenburg, Sweden. Here is the abstract: Many countries now provide online … Continue reading

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Fröhlich et al. on Digital Archiving (Long-Term-Preservation) at the Austrian National Archives

Susanne Fröhlich and Berthold Konrath, both of Österreichisches Staatsarchiv, and Alexander Leiningen-Westerburg of Siemens, gave a presentation entitled Digital Archiving (Long-Term-Preservation) at the Austrian National Archives: A Status Report = Digitale Langzeitarchivierung im Österreichischen Staatsarchiv: Ein Statusbericht, at e-Government Konferenz … Continue reading

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PeDALS (Persistent Digital Archives and Library System) and Legal Information

The Persistent Digital Archives and Library System (PeDALS) Project is a major U.S.-based digital preservation project, that is of interest to the legal informatics community. A primary objective of the PeDALS Project is to develop a system for preserving digital … Continue reading

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Greenberg on Preserving Legislative Digital Records

Pam Greenberg of the National Conference of State Legislatures has published Preserving Legislative Digital Records (2010). Here is the abstract: In the last decade, technology and the Internet have opened access to the legislative process and created new ways for … Continue reading

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