The BagIt File Packaging Format (V0.97)
draft-kunze-bagit-14

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Last updated 2017-04-24 (latest revision 2016-10-21)
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Abstract

This document specifies BagIt, a hierarchical file packaging format for storage and transfer of arbitrary digital content. A "bag" has just enough structure to enclose descriptive "tags" and a "payload" but does not require knowledge of the payload's internal semantics. This BagIt format should be suitable for disk-based or network-based storage and transfer. BagIt is widely used in the practice of digital preservation.

Authors

John Kunze (jak@ucop.edu)
Justin Littman (justinlittman@gmail.com)
Liz Madden (emad@loc.gov)
Ed Summers (ehs@pobox.com)
Andy Boyko (andrew@boyko.net)
Brian Vargas (brian@ardvaark.net)

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