Q. What file types are accepted in Bow Valley College's institutional repository?


Bow Valley College's institutional repository supports all types of digital formats. We recommend submitting the highest quality, most original, and not compressed version available. 

The file types listed below will ensure long-term preservation of your files:

  • Containers: TAR, GZIP, ZIP
  • Databases: XML, CSV
  • Moving images: MOV, MPEG, AVI
  • Software and gaming: BAGIT, ZIP, TAR or AXF
  • Sounds: WAV, AIFF, MP3
  • Still images: TIFF, JPEG 2000, PDF
  • Tabular data: CSV
  • Text: PDF/A, EPUB
  • Web archive: WARC

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  • Last Updated Apr 23, 2021
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  • Answered By Kelley Wadson

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