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Librarians share their perspectives on managing digital collections at the Public Library Association 2014 Conference

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At the recent Public Library Association 2014 Conference, Connie Rendfeld, the Digital Initiatives Librarian for the Indiana State Library and project director for Indiana Memory, talked about their Indiana Memory Digital Collections that are powered by OCLC’s CONTENTdm Digital Collection Management Software. Curt B. Witcher, Senior Manager for Special Collections at the Allen County Public Library, shared how his library manages their community’s historical resources through their online community album and CONTENTdm. And Ron Gardner, Digital Services Consultant for OCLC, discussed launching and managing digital collections with CONTENTdm.

Learn more by watching the video recordings (details and links below):

The Indiana State Library’s Indiana Memory Program: Supporting digitization across Indiana
Connie Rendfeld, the Digital Initiatives Librarian for the Indiana State Library and project director for Indiana Memory.
[Streaming video, 13 minutes] [pdf, 6 slides]

Allen County Public Library: Managing the online community album with CONTENTdm
Curt B. Witcher, Senior Manager for Special Collections, at the Allen County Public Library. 
[Streaming video, 16 minutes] [pdf, 11 slides]

Public Library Association - Launching digital collections using CONTENTdm
Ron Gardner, Digital Services Consultant for OCLC
[Streaming video, 18 minutes] [pdf, 32 slides]