06 May 2008

Workshop - Developing Digital Projects

Date: Tuesday, June 17, 2008
Time: 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Place: Capital District Library Council
Cost: $40 for CDLC members; $60 for non-members (includes lunch)

Presenter: Tom Clareson, Program Director for New Initiatives, Palinet

This workshop will provide an overview of digitization. It will include discussion of the benefits and costs of digitization, basic principles of scanning, selecting and preparing material for digitization, making your material searchable once it has been scanned, the pros and cons of outsourcing digitization work, and basic information on selecting hardware and software for your project. The workshop is appropriate for those who are considering whether to begin a digitization project and for those who have already done some digitization and want to learn more.

Registration deadline for this workshop is June 10. The registration form can be found here.

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