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CDL seeks developer for international preservation registry project (UDFR)

  • Are you a developer who is passionate about digital curation, linked open data, and open-source projects?
  • Would you like to work on a project which contributes to the international digital curation, preservation and repository communities?
  • Do you want to work in a innovative, collaborative, academic-based environment?

The CDL is seeking a developer for the Unified Digital Format Registry (UDFR,

The UDFR project is developing a reliable, sustainable, and publicly available semantic knowledge base of file format representation information.

Stakeholders for this project are drawn from academic and national libraries and archives around the world, including the University of California, Harvard University, the Florida Center for Library Automation, the Library of Congress, Library and Archives Canada, the British Library, the UK and US National Archives, the Koniklijke Bibliotheek and Nationaal Archief of the Netherlands, and many others. The project is funded by the Library of Congress as part of its National Digital Information Infrastructure Preservation Program.

If you or someone you know is interested in applying, please apply through this link: