The Keepers Registry



Discover who is looking after your e-journals


Glossary and definitions

The following organisations are the Keepers of digital content, working on your behalf to ensure long-term access to the scholarly and cultural record. They provide the registry with information on their archival holdings, ordered by most recent update (date of which is shown):

The most up-to-date information may be available on the Keeper's website.


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Current Statistics

  • Serials with volumes reported as 'ingested and archived' by at least one Keeper: 27,463
  • Serials with volumes reported as 'ingested and archived' by three or more: 9785

Work on other serials (and volumes) is 'in progress'.

News and Events

  • 20th March 2014:Data from the new keepers[View]
  • 2nd December 2013:Library of Congress Joins The Keepers Registry[View]
  • 28th October 2013: Generating Actionable Evidence on E-journal Archiving[View]
  • 25th October 2013: Further International Exposure for The Keepers Registry[View]
  • 28th August 2013: The Keepers Registry in Singapore [View]
  • 15th May 2013: Two new Keepers report e-journal archiving [View]
  • 1st May 2013: Tales from The Keepers Registry [View]

See the The Keepers Registry blog for archived news and our development roadmap.

We are exploring governance and seeking sponsorship for this global facility. Your feedback is welcome.