Collective Access: Providence VS Archivematica

Compare Collective Access: Providence vs Archivematica and see what are their differences.

Collective Access: Providence

Cataloguing and data/media management application (by collectiveaccess)


Free and open-source digital preservation system designed to maintain standards-based, long-term access to collections of digital objects. (by artefactual)
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Collective Access: Providence Archivematica
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261 379
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5.8 0.0
2 days ago 4 days ago
PHP Python
GNU General Public License v3.0 only GNU Affero General Public License v3.0
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Collective Access: Providence

Posts with mentions or reviews of Collective Access: Providence. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-05-20.


Posts with mentions or reviews of Archivematica. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-10-02.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing Collective Access: Providence and Archivematica you can also consider the following projects:

Access to Memory (AtoM) - Open-source, web application for archival description and public access.

ArchivesSpace - The ArchivesSpace archives management tool

ArchiveBox - 🗃 Open source self-hosted web archiving. Takes URLs/browser history/bookmarks/Pocket/Pinboard/etc., saves HTML, JS, PDFs, media, and more...

CKAN - CKAN is an open-source DMS (data management system) for powering data hubs and data portals. CKAN makes it easy to publish, share and use data. It powers,, among many other sites.

ESSArch - ESSArch

diskimageprocessor - Tool for automated processing of disk images in BitCurator