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  1. Hosting a Personal Digital Archiving Day Event

    On-Demand Once Free! This webinar discusses how to host an innovative public program on preserving personal digital information. In an effort to share knowledge on how best to care for personal digital information, The Library of Congress’ National Digita ...

    CMCCONNELL - 06/23/2015 - 13:30 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)

  2. Personal Digital Archiving

    On-Demand Once Free! Increase your understanding of common digital files—digital photos, recordings, video, documents, and others—and learn what it takes to preserve them. Technology changes rapidly. If you don’t actively care for your digital possessions ...

    CMCCONNELL - 06/23/2015 - 13:25 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)

  3. You Ought to be in Pictures: Bringing Streaming Video to Your Library

    On-Demand Once Free! This hour-long session covers: best practices for selection and use of streaming media; licensing; purchasing and cataloging streaming media; storing and serving content in a locally developed open source system; working with faculty ...

    admin - 06/23/2015 - 13:56 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)

  4. Services Lead to Success: Strategies for Repository Growth

    On-Demand Once Free! Institutional repository managers often focus on content acquisition- how to recruit, build and grow collections. However, a strategy for truly sustainable growth should focus not on the content, but on the services that the repositor ...

    admin - 06/23/2015 - 14:18 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)

  5. Datasets for Publication: Standards and Issues

    On-Demand Once Free! Increasingly scholars and researchers are demanding access to the underlying data that supports the conclusions in published materials. In response, publishers and a variety of other organizations are publishing datasets either as sta ...

    admin - 06/23/2015 - 14:24 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)

  6. Promoting Institutional Repositories on and off Campus

    On-Demand Once Free! Session considers strategies for promoting an institutional repository to on-campus and off-campus constituencies. Includes results of surveys carried out at institutions with IRs and information based on the speaker's experience ...

    admin - 06/23/2015 - 14:27 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)

  7. The Art of Scanning

    On-Demand Once Free! Scanning is not so much an art as it is a craft. This session offers practical advice based on actual experience gained in scanning published and original material to create PDF files of documents for deposit or publication in an inst ...

    admin - 06/23/2015 - 14:43 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)

  8. Roadmap to JPEG2000 (LITA)

    The session will include presentations by three implementers of the JPEG2000 standard in three different institutions. The presenters will cover how they have used the standard for preservation or access or both. They will outline the steps in their workf ...

    admin - 01/03/2012 - 12:24 - Online Learning

  9. Using RDA: Moving into the Metadata Future (ALA TechSource Workshop)

    ALA TechSource Workshops are designed to help you and your staff participate in a hands-on learning experience that will help you make the best technology decisions for your library. We hope you’ll find the workshop both informative and practical. In this ...

    admin - 01/03/2012 - 12:24 - Online Learning

  10. Digital Licensing Online eCourse (ALA Editions eCourse)

    The course includes short quizzes at the end of each of the 27 modules. Each module is designed to take approximately 30 minutes to complete and can be taken whenever convenient, making this eCourse feasible for even the busiest librarian. Also provided i ...

    admin - 01/07/2013 - 12:07 - Online Learning