nestor is the German competence network for digital preservation. Libraries, archives, museums and leading experts work together in nestor to ensure the long-term preservation and accessibility of digital sources. nestor is a cooperation association including partners from different fields, but all connected in some way with the subject of “digital preservation”.
nestor furthers digital preservation in the German speaking countries through education, standardisation, certification (the nestor Seal) and publications such as the nestor Handbooks. nestor members may join one of over 10 working groups on a variety of digital preservation topics. nestor also provides access to a network of experts for topics surrounding digitisation and digital preservation.