Bibliography

This bibliography is a living document, an attempt to map/capture the discourse surrounding software preservation. If you are aware of papers, presentations, articles or other bibliographies out there that should be added, we ask and encourage you to send them our way via the Contact page. Please use “Bibliography” in the subject line.

  • Bearman, D. (1999). Reality and chimeras in the preservation of electronic records. Corporation for National Research Initiatives.
  • Barateiro, J., Draws, D., Neuman, M. A., & Strodl, S. (2012). Digital Preservation Challenges on Software Life Cycle (pp. 487–490). IEEE. doi:10.1109/CSMR.2012.63
  • Bearman, D. (1987a). Collecting Software: A New Challenge for Archives & Museums. Archives and Museum Informatics. (Archival Informatics Technical Report [August 1985].1987;1, no.2)
  • Bearman, D. (1999b). Reality and chimeras in the preservation of electronic records. D-Lib Magazine, 5(4) Retrieved from http://www.dlib.org/dlib/april99/bearman/04bearman.html
  • Besser, H. (2000) Digital Longevity. In S. Maxine (Ed.) Handbook for Digital Projects: A Management Tool for Preservation and Access (pp.155-166) Andover, MA: Northeast Document Conservation Center
  • Carroll, L. et al. (2011) A Comprehensive Approach to Born-Digital Archives. Archivaria. 72, 61-92.
  • Charles Babbage Institute (2002) Iterations: About Retrieved from http://www.cbi.umn.edu/iterations/
  • Cornwall, D., & Jacobs, J. R. (2009). Distributed Globally, Collected Locally: LOCKSS for Digital Government Information. Against the Grain, 21(1), 42–44.
  • Cruse, P., & Sandore, B. (2009). Introduction: The Library of Congress National Digital Information Infrastructure and Preservation Program. Library Trends, 57(3), 301–314. doi:10.1353/lib.0.0055
  • Cortada, J. W. (2002). Researching the History of Software from the 1960s. Annals of the History of Computing, IEEE, 24(1), 72–79.
  • Denert, E. & Lohr, K. (2002) Towards a Software Museum. In Hashagen, U., Keil-Slawik, R., Norberg, A.L., (Eds.) History of computing: software issues: International Conference on the History of Computing, ICHC 2000, April 5-7, 2000, Heinz Nixdorf MuseumsForum, Paderborn, Germany. Berlin ; New York: Springer (pp.245-259)
  • Endres, A.. (2002) Towards a Software Museum. In Hashagen, U., Keil-Slawik, R., Norberg, A.L.,(Eds.) History of computing: software issues: International Conference on the History of Computing, ICHC 2000, April 5-7, 2000, Heinz Nixdorf MuseumsForum, Paderborn, Germany. Berlin ; New York: Springer (pp.77-81)
  • Fuller, M. (2002a). Behind the blip: Software as culture. Nettime mailing list, 7. Retrieved from http://noemalab.eu/wp-content/uploads/2011/09/fuller_sw_as_culture.pdf
  • Fuller, M. (2008b). Software studies a lexicon. Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press. Retrieved from http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=228271
  • Hedstrom, M., & Bearman, D. (1990). Conferences. Archives and Museum Informatics, 4(1), 10–15. doi:10.1007/BF02770069
  • Hedstrom, M. (1995). Electronic Archives: Integrity and Access in the Network Environment. The American Archivist, 58(3), 312–324. doi:10.2307/40293923
  • Hedstrom, M., & Lee, C. (2002). Significant properties of digital objects: definitions, applications, implications. Presented at the DLM Forum. Retrieved from http://www.ils.unc.edu/callee/sigprops_dlm2002.pdf
  • Kirschenbaum, M. (2013) The Executable Past: The Case for a National Software Registry. National Digital Information Infrastructure and Preservation Program, Preserving.exe: Toward a National Strategy for Software Preservation (pp.12-22) Retrieved from http://www.digitalpreservation.gov/multimedia/documents/PreservingEXE_report_final101813.pdf
  • Kraus, K. (2011). “A Counter-Friction to the Machine”: What Game Scholars, Librarians, and Archivists Can Learn from Machinima Makers about User Activism. Journal of Visual Culture10(1), 100–112. doi:10.1177/1470412910391576
  • Manovich, Lev (2013). Software Takes Command. Retrieved from http://www.eblib.com
  • Marquis, C., & Battilana, J. (2009). Acting globally but thinking locally? The enduring influence of local communities on organizations. Research in Organizational Behavior, 29, 283–302. doi:10.1016/j.riob.2009.06.001
  • Matthews, B., McIlwrath, B., Giaretta, D., & Conway, E. (2008). The significant properties of software: A study. JISC report, March. Retrieved from http://www.jisc.ac.uk/media/documents/programmes/preservation/spsoftware_report_redacted.pdf
  • Matthews, B., Shaon, A., Bicarregui, J., & Jones, C. (2010). A framework for software preservation. International Journal of Digital Curation, 5(1), 91–105. 
  • Mitchell, W. J. (1996). Architectural archives in the digital era. American Archivist, 59(2), 200–204.
  • Montfort, N. (2013). 10 PRINT CHR$(205.5+RND(1));:GOTO 10. Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press. Retrieved from http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=513654
  • National Digital Information Infrastructure and Preservation Program, Preserving.exe: Toward a National Strategy for Software Preservation (2013) Retrieved from http://www.digitalpreservation.gov/multimedia/documents/PreservingEXE_report_final101813.pdf
  • PeDALS Final Report.pdf. (n.d.)
  • Peterson, T. H. (1984). Archival Principles and Records of the New Technology. The American Archivist, 47(4), 383–393. doi:10.2307/40292703
  • Rabinovici-Cohen, S., Marberg, J., Nagin, K., & Pease, D. (2013). PDS Cloud: Long Term Digital Preservation in the Cloud (pp. 38–45). IEEE. doi:10.1109/IC2E.2013.23
  • Reich, V., & Rosenthal, D. (2009). Distributed Digital Preservation: Private LOCKSS Networks as Business, Social, and Technical Frameworks. Library Trends, 57(3), 461–475. doi:10.1353/lib.0.0047
  • Rosenthal, D. S. H., & Reich, V. (2001). LOCKSS, a permanent Web publishing and access system: brief introduction and status report. Serials, 14(3), 239–244.
  • Rothenberg, J., Commission on Preservation and Access, Council on Library and Information Resources, & Digital Libraries. (1999). Avoiding technological quicksand: finding a viable technical foundation for digital preservation : a report to the Council on Library and Information Resources. Washington, DC: Council on Library and Information Resources.
  • Sammet, J.E. (1980) Preserving Computer-Related Source Material. Annals of the History of Computing, 2(1).
  • Seadle, M. (2006). A Social Model for Archiving Digital Serials: LOCKSS. Serials Review, 32(2), 73–77.
  • Seadle, M. (2010). Archiving in the networked world: LOCKSS and national hosting. Library Hi Tech, 28(4), 710–717. doi:10.1108/07378831011096321
  • Skinner, K. (2012). Aligning National Approaches to Digital Preservation. Atlanta, Ga.: Educopia Institute Publications. Retrieved from http://www.educopia.org/sites/default/files/ANADP_Educopia_2012.pdf
  • Skinner, K., & Halbert, M. (2009). The MetaArchive Cooperative: A Collaborative Approach to Distributed Digital Preservation. Library Trends, 57(3), 371–392. doi:10.1353/lib.0.0042
  • Smith, A. (2006). Distributed Preservation in a National Context: NDIIPP at Mid-point. D-Lib Magazine, 12(6). doi:10.1045/june2006-smith
  • Swalwell, M. (2009). Towards the Preservation of Local Computer Game Software: Challenges, Strategies, Reflections. Convergence: The International Journal of Research into New Media Technologies, 15(3), 263–279. doi:10.1177/1354856509105107
  • Von Suchodoletz, D., Rechert, K., & Valizada, I. (2013). Towards Emulation-as-a-Service: Cloud Services for Versatile Digital Object Access. International Journal of Digital Curation, 8(1). doi:10.2218/ijdc.v8i1.250
  • Waters, D. & Garrett, J. (1996) Preserving Digital Information, Report of the Task Force on Archiving of Digital Information. Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) Report (Publication 63)
  • Wenger, E. (1998) Communities of Practice. New York, New York: Cambridge University Press
  • Woods, K., & Brown, G. (2008). Migration performance for legacy data access. International Journal of Digital Curation, 3(2), 74–88.
  • Zabolitzky, J. G. (2002). Preserving software: Why and how. Iterations: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Software History, 1(13), 1–8.
  • Trehub, A., & Wilson, T. C. (2010). Keeping it simple: the Alabama Digital Preservation Network (ADPNet). Library Hi Tech, 28(2), 245–258. doi:10.1108/07378831011047659