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Standards, Guidelines, and Procedures

Digital Programs adheres to national and international community-based standards and best practices in all its work, and in collaboration with Technical Services, has documented our own best practices for metadata creation. The following list documents our overall operations:

Metadata
Digitization
Policies
Digital Asset Management System

Amherst College Digital Collections (ACDC) is a system based on Fedora and Solr that uses a number of additional tools to support application messaging, the web interface, and linked open data. Information Technology maintains a wiki documenting all aspects of the system.