Meet our members.

The AIT Austrian Institute of Technology is an Austrian research institute with a European format and focuses on the key infrastructure issues of the future. The AIT, which comprises five independent and performance-driven departments (Energy, Mobility, Health & Environment, Safety & Security and Foresight & Policy Development), works in close collaboration with industry and customers from […]

The Bibliothèque nationale de France (BnF) is one of the largest research and public libraries in the world collecting and conserving the national heritage entrusted to its care, in whatever form, for the use of all researchers, students and professionals. Today its patrimonial collections encompass all areas of culture and knowledge in a great variety of languages and […]

As part of its legal missions as a national heritage library, Bibliothèque nationale de Luxembourg (BnL) collects, catalogues, enriches and preserves all publications issued in Luxembourg as well as all those issued abroad relating to the Grand Duchy. The BnL has been the country’s central cultural, scientific and research library since its founding. The diversity […]

The British Library (BL) co-ordinated the Planets project and currently hosts the Open Preservation Foundation. As the national library of the United Kingdom, the BL provides world class information services to the academic, business, research and scientific communities and offers unparalleled access to the world’s largest and most comprehensive research collection. The British Library’s collections include 150 […]

CSC is a Finnish non-profit state enterprise with an important role to steer and develop education, science and cultural policy elements for Finland’s Ministry of Education and Culture. CSC offers technology and service development solutions for research, education, culture and public administration. CSC produces sustainable national digital preservation services for both cultural heritage and research […]

Ex Libris’ Rosetta is an end-to-end digital asset management and preservation solution for libraries, archives, museums and other institutions, enabling institutions to safely and securely collect, manage, publish, deliver, and ensure longevity for digital information of many different types. With Rosetta’s unique content preservation planning module and its Format Library knowledge base, shared by the […]

Goportis is the name of the Leibniz Library Network for Research Information. The three libraries behind this partnership are: the German National Library of Science and Technology (TIB) in Hannover, the German National Library of Medicine (ZB MED) in Cologne/Bonn and the German National Library of Economics (ZBW) in Kiel/Hamburg. Goportis is the expert partner for […]

Jisc inspires UK colleges and universities in the innovative use of digital technologies. We invest heavily in research and development, offering over 18 million users access to quality assured resources through our secure network. We provide expert advice, help to save money through national content license agreements and work with colleges and universities to realise the […]

Det Kgl. Bibliotek / Royal Danish Library is an institution under the Danish Ministry of Culture. The institution is a result of a merger from January 1st 2017 between the State and University Library in Aarhus and the Royal Library in Copenhagen. The Royal Danish Library acts as the main university library for both Aarhus University […]

The Koninklijke Bibliotheek (KB) fosters the national infrastructure for scientific information and plays an important role in the permanent access to digital information at an international level. The e-Depot, the world’s first digital archiving system for academic publications, now contains more than 15 million articles (15 TB). The KB aims to scale up the e-Depot […]

The Nationaal Archief of The Netherlands has been involved in digital preservation since the beginning of the 1990s. It has a legal duty to provide access to and preservation of archival records through time, both paper and digital. It has longstanding experience managing and preserving paper records. It provides access to government records and other historical sources […]

The National Archives is the official archive and publisher for the UK Government. They are the guardians of more than 1,000 years of iconic national and international documents, including the Domesday Book, Shakespeare’s will, and the Windrush passenger lists. They are expert advisers in information and records management and are a cultural, academic and heritage […]

The National Library of Norway collects all media types published in Norway, including radio and television broadcasts, films, music, and the Norwegian part of the Internet. Within the coming 20–30 years, they plan to digitise their complete collection. 90% of all books ever published in Norway, 30% of all newspapers and nearly 100% of all […]

The Österreichische Nationalbibliothek (ONB) is the main scientific library of the Republic of Austria. With a history dating back to the 14th century, the ONB’s collections contain a significant part of the world’s cultural heritage. The library offers access to and professionally competent advice on its own holdings and links to international digital resources and digital […]

Preservica has over a decade of expertise in digital preservation, investing in many research initiatives as well as being a well-respected member of several international collaborations with academia, archives, libraries and corporations. Today, Preservica’s on-premise and cloud hosted digital preservation and access solutions are used by leading institutions and organizations around the world. Preservica website

The Rigsarkivet, Denmark holds the records of the central bodies of the Danish government such as ministries and agencies as well as digital records for a number of municipalities and regions. Since the mid 1970s the Rigsarkivet has received transfers of digital records and was among the first national archives in the world to allow […]

The Rahvusarhiiv, Estonia is the central public archives institution that joins together all the state-owned archives in Estonia, including ordinary paper records, digital records and audiovisual records. Its main task is to ensure preservation and usability of society’s written memory, documented cultural heritage for today’s and future generations. On the other hand, the Rahvusarhiiv guarantees the protection […]

Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg (ALUF) is among the top 9 German universities selected in the Initiative for Excellence of the German Federal and State Governments. Already a comprehensive university at its founding in 1457, ALUF still offers undergraduate and graduate studies as well as professorial qualification in all important disciplines today: the humanities, natural and engineering sciences, medicine, law, […]

Arcsys Software is a software company specialising in records management and preservation of born-digital assets. The Arcsys suite allows users to create a long-term warehouse of all digital business information in order to perpetuate assets, manage lifecycle and risks related to the regulatory compliance requirements and increase digital confidence. Arcsys Software website

Artefactual’s mission is to provide the heritage community with vital expertise and technology in the domains of digital preservation and online access. We develop open-source software and promote open standards as the best means of enabling archives, libraries and museums to preserve and provide access to society’s cultural assets. We are archivists, librarians, software developers […]

Founded in 1796, the Biblioteca Nacional de Portugal (BNP) holds the largest historical and cultural bibliographic collection in the country with over 3.5 million items from a wide range of genres, both in print and manuscript. The collection spans from 11th century documents to the personal papers of many Portuguese writers up to present day. […]

The International Atomic Energy Agency Archives and Records Management Section (IAEA) manages the Agency’s institutional memory and preserves the official records documenting its programme activities and its historical material in a variety of media. It maintains the availability and authenticity of IAEA records, providing for continuity and enabling accountability while ensuring confidentiality. In order to […]

Portico, a not-for-profit digital preservation service, is among the largest community-supported digital archives in the world. Working with libraries and publishers, Portico preserves e-journals, e-books, and other electronic scholarly content to ensure researchers and students will have access to it in the future. Portico is a service of ITHAKA (, a not-for-profit organisation dedicated to […]

Poznańskie Centrum Superkomputerowo-Sieciowe (PSNC), affiliated to the Institute of Bioorganic Chemistry of the Polish Academy of Sciences, was founded in 1993 to build and develop computer infrastructure for science and education in Poznań and in Poland. This infrastructure includes metropolitan network POZMAN, High Performance Computing (HPC) Center, as well as the national broadband network PIONIER, providing […]

Consistently ranked among the best in the nation by U.S. News & World Report, SILS takes a leadership role in today’s ever-changing information and library science landscape. SILS educates innovative and responsible thinkers who will lead the information professions; discovers principles and impacts of information; creates systems, techniques, and policies to advance information processes and […]

Yale University Library (YUL) is a leading academic research library that supports the mission of Yale University. Its astonishing collections range from ancient papyri and early printed books to digital collections and electronic databases using many formats including text, photographs, video, audio, data, maps, and ephemera. Yale University’s mission statement emphasises digital preservation both for […]