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However, the more that users find available on their desktop, the greater their expectation that everything will be available, thus putting increased pressure on libraries, museums, and other cultural heritage institutions to provide access to their collections in digital, as well as physical form, and to extend their walls virtually through Web access. The challenge is complex. Libraries are digitizing their analog, physical collections to make them available over the Web, as well as providing search-and-access tools for the increasing amount of “born-digital” materials.

B. Services Digital preservation takes place along a continuum of actions, ideally starting from the point of digital-object creation and continuing through the processes involved in long-term retention of those objects. That continuum requires strategic integration of infrastructure, metadata, and processes. If any of these three elements does not extend from one entity to 34 Meg Bellinger et al. another, preservation cannot occur. This assertion assumes a distributed, interoperable environment—probably the only viable approach to digital preservation.

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