Digitization Is Done? Now What? Understanding Metadata, Online Delivery, and User Experience (I2)

Date/Time: Tuesday, July 18, 2017: 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM
Coordinator/Speaker: Jennifer González
Moderator: Janice Hyde, Library of Congress
Speakers: Erik Beck, University of Colorado Law SchoolWm. A. Wise Law Library; Chelsea Dinsmore, University of Florida George A. Smathers Libraries Administration

Tracks: Collection Development & Cataloging; Information Technology; Reference, Research & Client Services

Digitization of materials is the easy part. There are many steps to process materials once they have been digitized. This session will discuss post-digitization activities, including metadata creation methods (automation, insourcing, outsourcing, and crowdsourcing), the selection of formats for online display and searchability, and principles of user experience/user- focused web content delivery.

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