Digitization Resources

Digitization Resources By iDigBio This page provides resources and information for the series of digitization training workshops being conducted by iDigBio as well as a plethora of digitization information and resources. Included is a growing list of links to documents, websites, videos, presentations, and other important information related to biological collection digitization. https://www.idigbio.org/wiki/index.php/Digitization_Resources

Acquisitions Procedures for American University

By University Library, American University Subject guide outlining the procedures and workflows for acquiring materials. Topics include E-books, media, reserves, music, print serials, standing orders, print on demand, reference, development/gift funds, processing, and bindery.  Workflows for processing from vendors (such as Coutts and YBP) are also included.   Available at this URL: http://subjectguides.library.american.edu/c.php?g=175274&p=1154176 Archived using Internet…

WMS Acquisitions Workflows

by Lydia Welhan, Jared Cowing, and Latasha Means Presentation on the acquisitions workflows at three higher education institutions (Saddleback College, Woodbury University, and University of California, Merced) using the WorldShare Management Services (WMS) platform. Workflows include budgets, ordering, invoicing, receiving, copy cataloging, standing orders, and reports. Slides presented at the WorldShare Management Services (WMS) Users’…

So You Want to Digitize?: Creating a Digitization Workflow and Maximizing Limited Resources

So You Want to Digitize?: Creating a Digitization Workflow and Maximizing Limited Resources Presentation by: Whitney Alexander, Director of Technical Services David Brian Holt, Electronic Services Librarian This session will cover how to make the best use of a digitization project in your library. Discussion topics will include whether to outsource to a third-party vendor…