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Special Collections Roundtable

First up! Digitizing Collections: getting down to basics

What are the fundamental things you need to know and have prepared when starting a digitization program in your library? Stacie Parillo, Director, Naval Historical Collection, U.S. Naval War College, and Genna Duplisea, Archivist and Special Collections Librarian, Salve Regina U., will share their expertise on this topic. Stacie and Genna will go over basics of digitizing archival collections, including creating workflows, selecting and applying descriptive and technical standards, and working with interns. They will also review how to create a digital collections policy. If you have experience with digitization, please attend and participate in the discussion as we grow our community of expertise.

Next up! Digital Public Library of America: planning for a hub in RI

Nora S. Dimmock, Associate University Librarian for Digital Technologies and Boaz Nadav-Manes, Associate University Librarian for Acess Services and Collection Management, Brown University Library, will give an overview of the developing plans for a RI Hub of the Digital Public Library of America.

Date:
Thursday, December 13, 2018
Time:
9:30am - 12:00pm
Location:
Warwick Public Library
Campus:
OLIS Continuing Education
Categories:
  Special Collections Roundtable (SCRT)  

Event Organizer

Donna DiMichele

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