Artefactual is delighted to be part of the new Preservation Action Registry (PAR) research project sponsored by JISC as part of its Research Data Shared Services pilot. This work involves working collaborative with several partners to develop a set of protocols and tools to share preservation actions across repositories and platforms. An announcement with details is available on the Open Preservation Foundation website. JISC is a United Kingdom not-for-profit company whose role is to support post-16 and higher education, and research, by providing relevant and useful advice, digital resources and network and technology services, while researching and developing new technologies and ways of working. It is funded by a combination of the UK further and higher education funding bodies, and individual higher education institutions.