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A Proposal for a Global Digital Format Registry [ September 29, 2005 ]
Proposal-2005-09-29.doc [ MS Word ]
Towards a Registry for Format Representation Information, v.2 [ March 27, 2003 ]
Towards-v2-2003-01-24.doc [ MS Word ]
Proposal for a Format Registry for Digital Library Preservation [ January 24, 2003 ]
Proposal-2003-01-24.doc [ MS Word ]

Data model | Proposal | Format ontology | Service model | Use cases

Global Digital Format Registry (GDFR) Data Model, v.4 [ January 12, 2004 ]
DataModel-v4-2004-01-12.doc [ MS Word ]
Global Digital Format Registry (GDFR) Data Model, v.3 [ December 22, 2003 ]
DataModel-v3-2003-12-22.doc [ MS Word ]
Global Digital Format Registry (GDFR) Data Model, v.2 [ May 29, 2003 ]
DataModel-v2-2003-05-29.doc [ MS Word ]
Format Registry Data Model, v.1 [ February 24, 2003 ]
DataModel-v1-2003-02-24.doc [ MS Word ]

Format ontology | Proposal | Data model | Service model | Use cases

Format Registry Ontology [ March 10, 2003 ]
Ontology-v1-2003-03-10.doc [ MS Word ]

Service model | Proposal | Data model | Format ontology | Use cases

Global Format Registry Service Architecture [ March 11, 2003 ]
ServiceModel-v1-2003-03-11.doc [ MS Word ]

Use cases | Proposal | Data model | Format ontology | Service model

Assess risk associated with a digital format [ Bibliothèque nationale de France ]
bnf-1.rtf [ RTF ]
Collection audit [ Bibliothèque nationale de France ]
bnf-2.rtf [ RTF ]
Validate ingest of a digital object with a new format [ Bibliothèque nationale de France ]
bnf-3.rtf [ RTF ]
Determine the representation format of a digital object [ Harvard University ]
harvard-1.doc [ MS Word ]
Validate a digital object with respect to its representation format [ Harvard University ]
harvard-2.doc [ MS Word ]
Perform function to monitor for technology obsolescence and maintain/update registry as required [ JISC ]
jisc-1.doc [ MS Word ]
Notify the Registry of external information about a format and of external rendering methods [ JISC ]
jisc-2.doc [ MS Word ]
Update a local copy of the format registry by requesting a batch download of new or changed records from the Central Registry [ JSTOR ]
jstor-1.doc [ MS Word ]
Central Registry broadcasts updates to Local Registries who subscribe to the update service [ JSTOR ]
jstor-2.doc [ MS Word ]
Repository submits a proposed new format to Central Registry [ JSTOR ]
jstor-3.doc [ MS Word ]
Identify rendering conditions for a digital object [ MIT ]
mit-1.doc [ MS Word ]
Update registry with a new digital format [ MIT ]
mit-2.doc [ MS Word ]
Validation of data files in a SIP [ New York University ]
nyu-1.doc [ MS Word ]
Clarification of data format version [ New York University ]
nyu-2.doc [ MS Word ]
Determination regarding migration of archived materials [ New York University ]
nyu-3.doc [ MS Word ]
Add format descriptor [ OCLC ]
oclc-1.doc [ MS Word ]
Update format descriptor [ OCLC ]
oclc-2.doc [ MS Word ]
Get format descriptor [ OCLC ]
oclc-3.doc [ MS Word ]
Search for format descriptor [ OCLC ]
oclc-4.doc [ MS Word ]
Get all format descriptors [ OCLC ]
oclc-5.doc [ MS Word ]
Determine the format of a given digital object [ OCLC ]
oclc-11.doc [ MS Word ]
Transform the given digital object into a different format [ OCLC ]
oclc-12.doc [ MS Word ]
Validate the purported format of a given digital object [ OCLC ]
oclc-13.doc [ MS Word ]
Render the given digital object to the user's output device [ OCLC ]
oclc-14.doc [ MS Word ]
Submit new format to registry [ National Archives (UK) ]
pro-1.doc [ MS Word ]
Identify object format [ National Archives (UK) ]
pro-2.doc [ MS Word ]
Extract metadata from object [ National Archives (UK) ]
pro-3.doc [ MS Word ]
Identify migration pathway for format [ National Archives (UK) ]
pro-4.doc [ MS Word ]
Determine appropriate migration path for a digital object [ University of Pennsylvania ]
penn-1.rtf [ RTF ]
Make new conversion or analysis service known to format registry clients [ University of Pennsylvania ]
penn-2.rtf [ RTF ]
Develop new conversion or analysis service for a data format [ University of Pennsylvania ]
penn-3.rtf [ RTF ]
Improve method for determining the representation format of object [ University of Pennsylvania ]
penn-4.rtf [ RTF ]

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