The DCC has a great digital curation lifecycle model that might be useful:
On Tue, Aug 31, 2010 at 8:36 AM, Joe Hourcle
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> On Fri, 27 Aug 2010, Mark A. Matienzo wrote:
> I'm currently looking for any workflow and business process analysis
>> of the processes involved in processing archival collections. At this
>> point, I'm hoping to find fairly high-level information, ideally in
>> the form of or easily translatable into workflow diagrams to serve as
>> a strawman. Processing manuals may help, but likely are too detailed
>> for my current purposes. Please let me know if you have anything that
>> might help.
> Have you already looked at OAIS? (Open Archival Information System)
> It's a reference model, so goes over the sorts of things that digital
> archives should do as they're ingesting / storing / disseminating things,
> but isn't a specific implementation.
> Current version (2002):
> There's also drafts as they're working towards making it an ISO standard.
> I'm not sure if this is the most recent version or not, but it matches the
> last draft ID (p-1-1) up for review on the CCSDS site: