Learn the basics of digitizing photograph collections at this one-day “Digitizing Photographic Collections” workshop on Monday, March 11, 2013, 9:30 a.m. through 4:30 p.m. at the Carmel Clay Public Library in Carmel, Indiana.
Experts from around the state will discuss their projects and participants will learn about the best practices for creating and maintaining digital collections.
*How to decide if a scanning project is right for your collection
*Collaborating with others
*Workflow and staffing needs
*Technical standards, equipment, and preservation
*Providing access to images
*Contributing to “Indiana Memory” at the Indiana State Library
The information will benefit anyone managing photographic collections at libraries, museums, or historical societies and is open to participants from all sectors.
*John Harris, Heritage Photo & Research Services
*Joan Hostetler, Heritage Photo & Research Services
*Stewart Lauterbach, Curator, Howard County Historical Society, Kokomo
*Connie Rendfeld, Digital Initiatives Librarian, Indiana State Library
Location: Carmel Clay Public Library, 55 4th Ave. SE, Carmel, Indiana
Date: Monday, March 11, 2013, 9:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. (Registration at 9:00 a.m.)
NOTE: An early flyer typo listed the date as March 7, but March 11 is the correct date.
Fee: $35 (participants receive class handouts/ price includes lunch and refreshments)
1. Register and pay with credit card via Eventbrite OR
2. Checks (payable to the Carmel Clay Historical Society) may be mailed to the Carmel Clay Historical Society, 221 1st St. SW, Carmel, IN 46032.
Registration Deadline: March 8, 2013.
LEU Credit: Librarians who desire LEU (Library Education Unit) Certificates should email their request to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Questions? Contact email@example.com or call
When & Where
Photograph Preservation Workshop Series
Program sponsors are:
1. Carmel Clay Historical Society
2. Carmel Clay Public Library
3. Heritage Photo & Research Services
This program has been made possible through a matching grant from Indiana Humanities in cooperation with the National Endowment for the Humanities. Funded in part by the Hamilton County Convention and Visitors Bureau.