Digital Collections

The Future of Collections: Creating and Managing Digital Content

This one-day meeting, hosted by the University of Florida, in conjunction with LYRASIS and OCLC, will focus on the future of library and cultural heritage collections. We will discuss and evaluate important decisions that impact the sustainability and value of collections—what content to preserve digitally, which tools are best for this task, which partners to …

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Born Digital: Cataloging Items on the Web (Live Online – PLAN)

The ever-increasing popularity of the Internet has made librarians’ participation in cataloging online resources crucial. In this 2 hour live online class, we’ll introduce the cataloging process and use lecture, demonstration, discussion and hands-on practice to teach descriptive cataloging of resources born digital. Resources discussed will be those born digital such as websites, pdfs and …

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