Libraries recognize the importance of digitizing archival material to improve access to and preservation of their special collections. This book provides a step-by-step guide for creating digital collections, including examples and practical tips that have never been published before. Illustrates concepts with an on-going case study at the end of each chapter Provides detailed technical information and practical experience Discusses practitionersa insight in digitization Can be used as a guide for creating digital collectionsScanning materials to convert them to digital formats is a core DCPC service. Currently, the DCPC is equipped with two flatbed scanners that can scan materials up to 12 A 17 inches (30 A 43 cm) in size and a dedicated film scanner that cananbsp;...
|Title||:||Creating Digital Collections|
|Author||:||Allison Zhang, Don Gourley|
|Publisher||:||Elsevier - 2014-01-23|