Managing the UMB Digital Archive

The UMB Digital Archive is a service provided to the Founding Campus of the University of Maryland by the Health Sciences and Human Services Library.  Support services by the Library include:

  1. Submission support
    • Training for self-service submission
    • Help with self-service submission
    • Full-service submission
  2. Metadata quality control
  3. Withdrawal of items
  4. Metrics on the use of the Archive and individual items

The Library also provides technical services for the UMB Digital Archives including:

  1. System upgrades, enhancements and migration as necessary
  2. Database backup and data preservation
  3. Persistent linking to items contained in the Archive
  4. Format support and conversion for supported formats (please see Preservation Policy)