Research on Permanent Authentic Records in Electronic Systems (InterPARES)
aims at developing the theoretical and methodological knowledge
essential to the long-term preservation of authentic records created
and/or maintained in digital form. This knowledge should provide the
basis from which to formulate model policies, strategies and standards
capable of ensuring the longevity of such material and the ability of
its users to trust its authenticity. InterPARES has developed in
Major funding for The InterPARES Project is provided
by The Social Sciences and
Humanities Reseach Council of Canada’s Major Collaborative Research Initiatives (SSHRC-MCRI), and the National
Historical Publications and Records Commission and the National Science
Foundation of the United States. For other funding sources, see funding page of each phase.
The InterPARES Project is based at the School
of Library, Archival and Information Studies at the University of British Columbia, in Vancouver, British Columbia,
Canada. The InterPARES Project Director is Dr.
The InterPARES Project
School of Library, Archival and Information Studies
The University of British Columbia
301-6190 Agronomy Road
Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z3
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