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A Legacy of Publications: A Case Study of the NIST Technical Series Publications Digitization Project



Katelynd E. Bucher


The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Information Services Office (ISO) is currently conducting a multi-year project to digitize 24 000 legacy agency publications. These include a large number of scientific technical reports. This paper examines the evolution of the digitization and preservation process utilized by ISO, from its inception to its current workflow and future goals.
Journal of Digital Media Management


Digital preservation, digital repositories, metadata, digitization of library materials
Created July 1, 2017, Updated February 21, 2020