Monday, October 14, 2013

FREE webinar on Digital Imaging for Historical Records

The California Historical Records Advisory Board is offering a free,
two-part webinar on Digital Imaging for Historical Records on Thursday,
November 21st and Friday, November 22, 2013 from 9:30 - 11:30 a.m.
Pacific time both days. Taught by an experienced instructor, this basic
webinar will provide information about:

*         Key concepts and terms

*         Program planning

*         Document profile attributes

*         Document preparation

*         Standards and best practices

*         Selecting imaging hardware and software

*         Imaging workflow

*         Working with vendors

*         Scanning textual documents, photographs, maps and drawings,
and bound volumes

*         Providing access to digital images

Several case studies will be presented to illustrate varying situations.

To register, send your name, name of organization, email address, and
phone number to:

Note: California organizations will be given priority for registration
through October 21st.

The registration deadline is November 14th. For further information
about the webinar, contact Laren Metzer at

This webinar was developed with funding provided by the National
Historical Publications and Records Commission.

Laren Metzer

Deputy State Archivist

1020 O Street

Sacramento, CA 95814

T: 916-653-3834