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What does GDFR stand for?

GDFR stands for Global Digital Format Registry

This definition appears frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:

  • Information technology (IT) and computers
  • Organizations, NGOs, schools, universities, etc.

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Technical metadata is proving particularly challenging to create and manage, and even the PREMIS group defers this detail to proposed projects such as the Global Digital Format Registry (GDFR), modelled in the following article by Stephen Abrams.
The Digital Library Federation (DLF) has sponsored preliminary investigations toward establishing a Global Digital Format Registry (GDFR) that will function as a sustainable utility for maintaining the bindings between public identifiers for digital formats and the significant syntactic and semantic properties of those formats.