This site was created and is maintained by the Digital Information Management Program of the State Library of North Carolina, and the Digital Services Section of the State Archives of North Carolina.


These two entities are responsible for long-term access to North Carolina state government digital publications and records, and for helping to educate state employees about best practices in digital preservation.


Creation of this site was supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the federal Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA), as administered by the State Library of North Carolina.

  • Site Goals
  • To provide visitors with practical, introductory information about digital preservation, and to direct them to approachable "next step" resources.
  • Site Audience
  • North Carolina state agency employees who are involved in creating or managing state records, including publications.
  • Others in North Carolina and around the globe who create or manage digital materials.
  • Contact

State Archives of North Carolina | State Library of North Carolina

Email: digital.info@ncdcr.gov

Tweet us: @digpres411

Phone: 919-807-7450

To visit: 109 E. Jones Street, Raleigh, NC 27699-4643

Mail: 4643 Mail Service Center, Raleigh, NC 27699-4643






Originally launched in November 2010, this site has gained recognition as a practical introduction to digital preservation.


Highlights include a 2012 National Digital Stewardship Alliance Innovation Award.


The site was redesigned in 2013 to further streamline the information, and to make it easier to read on mobile devices.