FLICC Meeting Announcement MA2000-26 Digital Imaging for Libraries and Archives See Draft of Workshop Schedule Below This 2-day workshop is offered by Cornell University Library/Department of Preservation and Conservation and focuses on the managerial aspects of building digital image collections. The goal of the workshop is to provide participants with practical strategies that represent current and emerging standards, best practices, and sound decision making. The lectures and discussions will aim to enable participants to: * set realistic goals and objectives * understand the basic principles of benchmarking for conversion, quality control, use, and metadata creation *plan and manage projects *consider long-term management issues including preservation and mainstreaming This workshop is intended for librarians, archivists, curators, administrators, technologists, and others who are contemplating or implementing digital imaging programs. A prerequisite for attendance will be a Web-based tutorial that will introduce vocabulary and key concepts, and cover the core components of a technical infrastructure to support digital imaging projects and programs. Completion of the tutorial will assure that workshop participants possess the same base-level knowledge prior to attending the workshop. The tutorial will become accessible in early October 2000 (http://www.library.cornell.edu/preservation/workshop/). Date Tuesday, November 7 - Wednesday, November 8, 2000 Time 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. There is no entry to the Library of Congress prior to 8:30 a.m.) Place Mumford Room, 6th floor, Madison Building, Library of Congress (Use the Main Entrance at 1st St. and Independence Ave. SE, Washington, DC.) Metro Capitol South (Orange and Blue Lines) Sponsor FLICC Education Working Group Registration $275 (includes morning refreshments and workbooks). Call the FLICC Office to register at (202) 707-4800 or visit the FLICC Educational Programs Web site at http://lcweb.loc.gov/flicc/mmeduuc.html to register online. ADA accommodations will be provided if requested five (5) business days in advance. Please contact (202) 707-4800 or [log in to unmask] Information Call FLICC (202) 707-4800; TTY (202) 707-4995. Cancellations Cancellations must be called into the FLICC office (202-707-4800) 48 hours prior to the start of an educational program or the full fee will be charged. Draft Workshop Schedule Tuesday, November 7, 2000 8:30 am¯Registration and Coffee 9:00-9:05 am¯Welcome and Introduction Susan M. Tarr, Executive Director, FLICC Kathy Eighmey, Network Program Specialist, FEDLINK 9:05-10:30 am¯Digitization Methodology, Part I Anne R. Kenney 10:30-10:45 am¯Break 10:45-11:15 am¯ Image Quality: Vocabulary & Program Development Oya Y. Rieger 11:15 am-12:15 pm¯Digitization Methodology, Part II Anne R. Kenney 12:15-1:15 pm¯Lunch 1:15-2:30 pm¯Metadata and System Building Oya Y. Rieger (5-minute break between sessions) 2:30-3:00 pm¯Establishing a QC Program Oya Y. Rieger 3:00-3:15 pm¯Break 3:15-4:45 pm¯Image Presentation Anne R. Kenney 4:45-5:00 pm¯Discussion and Questions Wednesday, November 8, 2000 8:30 am¯Registration and Coffee 9:00-9:40 am¯Image Databases and Users 9:45-10:45 am¯Project Management Anne R. Kenney 10:45-11:00 am¯Break 11:00 am-12:30 pm¯Management Case Study: Calculating Costs Associated with Digital Imaging Projects Anne R. Kenney and Oya Y. Rieger 12:30-1:30 pm¯Lunch 1:30-2:45 pm¯Preserving Digital Collections: Policy Development Oya Y. Rieger 2:45-3:00 pm¯Break 3:00-4:15 pm¯Mainstreaming Digital Imaging Programs Anne R. Kenney 4:15-4:30 pm¯Discussion and Questions Anne R. Kenney is Associate Director of the Department of Preservation in Cornell University Library, and Co-Director, Cornell Institute for Digital Collections. For the past decade, she has led research and production projects focusing on the use of digital imaging to retrospectively convert library and archival materials. She is the co-author of the award-winning Digital Imaging for Libraries and Archives (1996). Kenney is a fellow and past president of the Society of American Archivists, and a commissioner of the National Historical Publications and Records Commission. Oya Y. Rieger is the Coordinator of the Digital Imaging and Preservation Research Unit at the Cornell University Department of Preservation. She has a diverse background in digital libraries, including managing numeric files collections, coordinating the development of the award-winning USDA Economics and Statistics System, and conducting user studies. During the last three years, her research focus has been on digital imaging and preservation. She serves on the joint Research Libraries Group/Digital Library Federation Task Force on Long-Term Retention of Digital Information.