Digital preservation

As part of its mission of preserving historical collections in all ways, the National library of France implements a preservation policy which also applies to its digital collections. This section provides information about the formats and applications chosen by the BnF for digital preservation purposes. More information can be found about the BnF digital preservation system, SPAR (Scalable Preservation and Archiving Repository) in the French version of this section.

Tuesday, August 9, 2016


Bibliographie sélective sur la préservation numérique à la BnF [fichier .pdf – 170 Ko – 15/03/16 – 3 p.]


BnF Preservation Charter [fichier .pdf – 317 Ko – 13/11/15 – 16 p.] 2014 version

Appended document comprising priority actions [fichier .pdf – 86 Ko – 11/07/16 – 2 p.]