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PLANETS Training Materials

The following online training materials are currently available:

Training Videos

Introduction to Digital Preservation: Why Preserve? How to Preserve?

Introduction to Digital Preservation: Why Preserve? How to Preserve?
Ross King
Austrian Institute of Technology

The Preservation Action Cycle: Introduction to Planets

The Preservation Action Cycle: Introduction to Planets
Clive Billenness
The British Library

How to Preserve?

How to Preserve?
Sara van Bussel
The National Library of The Netherlands

Tools: How to understand files

Tools: How to Understand Files
Jan Schnasse
University at Cologne

Testbed: A Controlled Environment for Experimentation and Evaluation in Digital Preservation

Testbed: A Controlled Environment for Experimentation and Evaluation in Digital Preservation
Edith Michaeler
Austrian National Library

Digital Preservation: How to Plan: Preservation Planning with Plato

Digital Preservation: How to Plan: Preservation Planning with Plato
Christoph Becker
Vienna University of Technology

Tools: How to Integrate the Components of Digital Preservation

Tools: How to Integrate the Components of Digital Preservation
Ross King
Austrian Institute of Technology

Annotated Reading List

Annotated reading list of resources introducing the principles of digital preservation and how Planets helps to tackle preservation challenges. For each item, the format, extent and online location is specified, as appropriate. An alternative online location is also supplied, where available.

Annotated Reading List

Digital Preservation the Planets Way: Summaries for Technical and Developer Staff

A set of technical summaries produced by Planets industry partner, IBM, providing an overview of Planets tools and services for technical support and developer staff.

Digital Preservation the Planets Way: Summaries for Technical and Developer Staff

Plato Tool Tutorial

Online tutorial for the Plato preservation planning tool, providing an overview of the tool and guiding the user through the steps necessary to produce a Plato preservation plan.
This material complements the support available at the Plato tool website.

View the Tutorial (PPT)