FLICC Meeting Announcement 2004-8 OCLC Digitization Workshop Series Digital Project Infrastructure See Also Meeting Announcement 2004-7--Developing Digital Projects Join Geri Bunker Ingram, an innovator in digital library development, for a workshop on the infrastructure of digitization--equipment options, in-house digitization vs. outsourcing, how long range plans affect equipment choices, and an examination of high-level workflow issues and their impact for infrastructure planning. Case studies offer workshop participants the opportunity to work through issues using real-life examples. The workshop will focus on * Evaluating the appropriateness of various scanning devices for digitization projects * Understanding how project size and scope affect infrastructure options and choices * Understanding the advantages and disadvantages of developing an in-house scanning program vs. outsourcing scanning * Developing institutional policies for digitization projects Date Wednesday, December 10, 2003 Time 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 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, 101 Independence Avenue S.E., Washington, D.C. Metro Capitol South (Orange and Blue Lines) Sponsor FLICC Education Working Group and OCLC Registration $150 (Registration includes refreshments and handouts)--Visit the FLICC Educational Programs Web site at http://www.loc.gov/flicc/feveform.html to register online or call the FLICC office at (202) 707-4800. Request ADA Accommodations five business days in advance at TTY (202) 707-6362 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.