Pre-Conference Workshop Registration Now Open through April 10: Tips, Tricks, and Solutions for Archival Digitization

Tips, Tricks, and Solutions for Archival Digitization

Pre-conference Workshop at the Biennial Meeting of the Society of Mississippi Archivists

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When: Wednesday, April 17, 2013, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Sign-in at 8:45 a.m.

This workshop will provide an overview of digitization in archival repositories. Topics to be covered include: scanning; metadata creation; copyright issues; content management systems; planning for long-term digital preservation and access; and strategies for maximizing your institution’s digitization potential. The presenters will emphasize practical, real-world application of digitization technologies and strategies. The workshop will help participants identify potential digitization projects in their own institutions and will provide a forum for sharing ideas and solutions.

Cost: $25 (box lunch Included)

Where: Roberts-LaForge Library, BI Room, Delta State University, Cleveland, MS

– Greg Johnson, Blues Curator and Associate Professor, University of Mississippi
– Kathryn Michaelis, Special Collections Digital Initiatives Librarian and Assistant Professor, University of Mississippi

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Pre-registration is required; there will be no on-site registration

Deadline to register: April 10, 2013