**Research Data & Software Preservation Quality Tool Effort** **The Goal:** is to collaboratively design an interoperable and repository agnostic Data and Software Preservation Quality Tool. ![enter image description here] ---------- **Objectives:** The project’s objectives are to develop technical and administrative implementation plans for an open source Data and Software Preservation Quality Tool that can be jointly developed by interested parties. **The activities to implement the project:** Conduct stakeholder engagement through outreach to user communities and tool providers (survey, workshops, panels), conduct an evaluation of related systems, openly and transparently report all proceedings, collaboratively author and edit a report of findings,prepare technical and administrative plans. ![enter image description here] **Links:** - [PresQT project web site] ([http://presqt.crc.nd.edu/]) - [IMLS LG-72-16-0122-16 Award Announcement] : https://mfr.osf.io/export?url=https://osf.io/r7pdz/?action=download&direct&mode=render&initialWidth=641&childId=mfrIframe&format=1200x1200.jpeg "Project OverView" : https://mfr.osf.io/export?url=https://osf.io/upjqx/?action=download&direct&mode=render&initialWidth=617&childId=mfrIframe&format=1200x1200.jpeg : http://presqt.crc.nd.edu/ "PresQT" : http://presqt.crc.nd.edu/ "PresQT" : https://www.imls.gov/grants/awarded/LG-72-16-0122-16 "IMLS LG-72-16-0122-16"