Public Library Partnerships Project

Planning for Digitization

Curriculum


About
Planning for Digitization
Selecting Content
Understanding Copyright
Using Metadata
Digital Reformatting
Promoting Use

This is the first module in the Public Library Partnerships Project curriculum, given by Jennifer Birnel, Director of the Montana Memory Project.

It covers:

  • advantages of digitization for your institution
  • value of digitization partnerships
  • tips for project planning

The Public Library Partnerships Project curriculum is intended for cultural heritage professionals who are new to digitization. It was designed to provide useful conceptual and practical information about each stage of the process to a beginner audience.

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Public Library Partnerships Project partners: Digital Public Library of America, Digital Commonwealth, Digital Library of Georgia, Minnesota Digital Library, Montana Memory Project, and Mountain West Digital Library.

This project was funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.