Agreement Elements for Outsourcing Transfer of Born Digital Content

An OCLC Research Report by:

Ricky Erway, OCLC Research; Ben Goldman, Pennsylvania State University; and Matthew McKinley, University of California, Irvine


This report suggests the elements that should be considered when constructing an outsourcing agreement (or memorandum of understanding) for transferring born digital content from a physical medium, while encouraging adherence to both archival principles and technical requirements.


Download US Letter .pdf Download A4 .pdf




Suggested citation:

Erway, Ricky, Ben Goldman and Matthew McKinley. 2014. Agreement Elements for Outsourcing Transfer of Born Digital Content. Dublin, Ohio: OCLC Research.

For more information:

Visit the Born Digital page