20 Feb 2018

Acquisition & Accessioning Interview: Brian Wilson: Digital Access & Preservation Archivist, The Henry Ford

By |2018-02-20T16:30:03+00:0020 February 2018|Interview, Video|

Acquisition & Accessioning Interview: Brian Wilson, Digital Access & Preservation Archivist, The Henry Ford Brian discusses a recent large archival accession at The Henry Ford. He shares the biggest challenges of the project, [...]

6 Feb 2018

Digitization Dashboard Interview: Janeen Jones, Field Museum

By |2018-02-06T15:23:43+00:006 February 2018|Interview, Video|

Digitization Dashboard Interview: Janeen Jones, Assistant Collections Manager, Invertebrates & Database Admin for Collections, Field Museum Janeen discusses a solution to the question; how do you estimate the size of your undigitized collections? [...]

12 Jan 2018

Online Collections Engagement Interview: Michael Condiff, The Penn Museum

By |2018-01-12T15:38:48+00:0012 January 2018|Interview, Video|

Michael shares how the Penn Museum have significantly increased their online reach through a range of digital tactics. He speaks about creating digital content, and repurposing non-digtial content for online use [...]

6 Jun 2017

Collections Move Interview: Malcolm Chapman, Head of Collections Management, The Hunterian

By |2017-06-06T23:33:42+00:006 June 2017|Interview, Video|

Malcolm discusses The Hunterian's project to relocate collections to a multi-purpose storage and teaching facility. The aims of the move are to increase teaching and research use of the museum's collections and to improve [...]

6 Jun 2017

Digitisation Interview: Jonathan Ainsworth, Systems Team Officer, Leeds University

By |2017-06-06T23:16:37+00:006 June 2017|Interview, Video|

Jonathan discusses a digitisation project to transcribe over 97,000 burial records to make them more accessible to researchers, academics and historians. Leeds University chose to outsource the transcription and Jonathan discusses the pros [...]