* Evaluate, design, build and implement software tools and workflows to support the preservation of the Library's digital collections
* Analyse the Library's digital collections, preservation aims and available access tools for the purposes of identifying and planning preservation actions
* Undertake research into file formats and their software and hardware dependencies
This position supports the development of procedures and software for
maintaining access to digital collections, across technological and
A current focus is articulating requirements and prototyping tools and system
components for library staff to collect born-digital publications and
archives, and to ensure their long-term sustainability.
Non-ongoing contract of 18 months with the possibility of an extension of up
to three years.
Employer: National Library of Australia [closing date: 23 September 2012]
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