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Starting Right: Digital Project Management (Live Webinar)

Date: 7/25, 26/13

Start Time:    11am ET                 
End Time:     1pm ET   
Presented by: LYRASIS
Brief Description:
This class is taught in two, two-hour sessions over the course of two days. Over the two days we will cover: Questions to ask before you begin, a discussion of why you are starting a digital project, how to define your audience. We will also discuss questions of intellectual property, how to accept and deal with born digital materials, and defining collection selection criteria. Collection preservation, dealing with culturally sensitive materials, building digital glossaries and Metadata considerations will also be covered. Finally the class will look at staffing considerations, digitization in-house and outsourcing, digital display, infrastructure development, funding and sustainability.
Location: Live Webinar
Speaker: Leigh Grinstead, Digital Services Consultant, LYRASIS Digital Content Creation and Management
Fee: $180