The following sites are good sources of basic how-to information on digital collection-building and digital preservation.

Digital Collection-Building

Howard Besser, Sally Hubbard, and Deborah Lenert: "Introduction to Imaging"

Robin Fay: "Metadata for Catalogers"

Library of Congress Authorities & Vocabularies

Mountain West Digital Library Policy Documents

Northeast Document Conservation Center (NEDCC) Toolkits

Digital Preservation

Alabama Digital Preservation Network (ADPNet)

Library of Congress Digital Preservation

MetaArchive Cooperative

A Guide to Distributed Digital Preservation