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This section is a space where you and your digital curation fellows can list helpful resources such as publications, software, and tools. You can filter the resources below by focus (Learning, Practice, Research, Teaching) and type (Audio and Video et al). If you have an account, you can add a resource by clicking the 'Create resource' link below.

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PyFlag

FLAG (Forensic and Log Analysis GUI) is an advanced forensic tool for the analysis of large volumes of log files and forensic investigations. PyFlag features a rich FeatureList which include the ability to load many different log file formats, Perform forensic analysis of disks and images. PyFlag can also analyse network traffic as obtained via tcpdump quickly and efficiently.

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Providing Authentic Long-term Archival Access to Complex Relational Data

Paper from 2004

Abstract

 

We discuss long-term preservation of and access to relational databases. The focus is on national archives and science data archives which have to ingest and integrate data from a broad spectrum of vendor-specific relational database management systems (RDBMS).

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Proofpoint Enterprise Archive: SaaS Email Archiving Tools
Project JAXP Tools
Project Blacklight

Blacklight is a free and open source ruby-on-rails based discovery interface (a.k.a. “next-generation catalog”) especially optimized for heterogeneous collections.

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Preserving Virtual Worlds

Interactive media are highly complex and at high risk for loss as technologies rapidly become obsolete. The Preserving Virtual Worlds project will explore methods for preserving digital games and interactive fiction. Major activities will include developing basic standards for metadata and content representation and conducting a series of archiving case studies for early video games, electronic literature and Second Life, an interactive multiplayer game.

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Pratt Institute Archives advanced certificate program

Pratt's 12-credit Advanced Certificate in Archives can be taken as part of a student's MSLIS degree or as a post master's certificate for those holding an MLS from as ALA accredited program.

Educational Programs
Power ISO

PowerISO is a powerful CD/DVD image file processing tool, which allows you to open, extract, create, edit, compress, encrypt, split and convert ISO files, and mount these files with internal virtual drive. It can process almost all CD-ROM image files including ISO and BIN.

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Portable Document Format 1.0 Formats
PLANETS Training Materials Presentations
PhotoRescue

PhotoRescue is the best and fairest picture and data recovery solution for digital film - sd cards, compact flash, memory sticks, microdrive, etc... Featuring innovative recovery algorithms, PhotoRescue displays reliable previews of the recoverable pictures.

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PhotoRec

PhotoRec is file data recovery software designed to recover lost files including video, documents and archives from hard disks, CD-ROMs, and lost pictures (thus the Photo Recovery name) from digital camera memory. PhotoRec ignores the file system and goes after the underlying data, so it will still work even if your media's file system has been severely damaged or reformatted.

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Perseus Digital Library

Perseus maintains a web site that showcases collections and services developed as a part of research efforts over the years.

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Pearl Crescent Page Saver

Pearl Crescent Page Saver is an extension for Mozilla Firefox that lets you capture images of web pages, including Flash content.

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PDWIPE

PDWIPE (Physical Drive WIPE) is a standalone DOS utility to wipe (zero) an entire physical hard drive.

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Password Recovery Software

Passware software recovers or resets passwords for Windows, Word , Excel, QuickBooks, Access, Acrobat, and more than 180 document types.

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Paraben

Paraben provides forensics tools.

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PANIC (Preservation Web Service Architecture for New Media and Interactive Collections)

The PANIC project is one of the current research activities being undertaken by the MAENAD group at DSTC. The goal is to provide an Integrated Preservation Framework.

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Pandora - Australia's web archive

This page links to tools for use in archiving QA.

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Pairtrees for Collection Storage

 

This document specifies Pairtree, a filesystem hierarchy for holding objects that are located within that hierarchy by mapping identifier strings to object directory (or folder) paths two characters at a time.

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pageVault

 

pageVault supports the archiving of all unique responses generated by a web server. It allows you to know exactly what information you have published on your web site, whether static pages or dynamically generated content, and regardless of format (HTML, XML, PDF, zip, Microsoft Office formats, images, sound), regardless of rate of change.

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PADI Digital Preservation Tools

The purpose of this topic page is to list, describe and evaluate open source digital preservation tools.

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Oracle Outside In Technology

Outside In Technology is a suite of software development kits (SDKs) that provides developers with a comprehensive solution to access, transform and control the contents of over 500 unstructured file formats.

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OpenXML/ODF Translator Add-in for Office

The goal for this project is to provide translators to allow for interoperability between applications based on ODF (OpenDocument) 1.1 standards and ECMA Office OpenXML based Office applications.

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OpenWMS: Workflow Management System for Digital Objects

The OpenWMS is a platform-independent, open source, web-accessible system that can be used as a standalone application or integrated with other repository architectures by a wide range of organizations. It provides a complete metadata creation system for analog and digital materials, with services to ingest objects and metadata into a Fedora repository and to export these objects and metadata, individually and in bulk in METS/XML Wrapper.

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