OCT 29

CONTENTdm Connect 2021

Learn about how libraries are building and stewarding digital content for their communities during this CONTENTdm community special event.

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An abstract image of shapes and colors representing the diverse items housed in digital collections, with the words CONTENTdm Connect 2021

This virtual event is packed with short presentations on a variety of topics that spotlight the exciting things CONTENTdm libraries are doing with their digital collections. We also share information about recent CONTENTdm enhancements and other OCLC digital stewardship projects. During the live event, participants had the opportunity to interact with speakers through chat.

Opening session

  • Digital collections planning in a post-pandemic world | Angela O'Neal, Manager, Local History & Genealogy, Columbus (Ohio) Metropolitan Library
  • IIIF updates: The latest from the community & consortium | Josh Hadro, Managing Director, International Image Interoperability Framework (IIIF) Consortium
  • Outside the box: Going beyond CONTENTdm's website configuration tool | Jennifer K. Galas, Library Systems Specialist and Digital Services Web Developer, University of Scranton
  • Q&A with opening session speakers

Opening session recording

Opening session slides (PDF)

Closing session

  • Nonstop flight service: Navigating the Pan Am digital collections at the University of Miami | Gabriella Williams, Digital Projects Librarian, and Nicola Hellmann-McFarland, Library Technician, University of Miami
  • Centering community and slowing down: OCLC projects in support of inclusive description and digital stewardship | Mercy Procaccini, Senior Program Officer, Research Library Partnership, OCLC
  • OCLC update | Shane Huddleston, Product Manager, CONTENTdm, OCLC

Closing session recording

Closing session slides (PDF)

Participants shared links to resources referenced during the live presentations via the chat window. Access a brief list of links shared (PDF) throughout the event. During a break, we welcomed new CONTENTdm community members by featuring items from their collections. Access the intermission slides (PDF).


29 Oktober 2021


2:00 PM – 4:30 PM
Eastern Daylight Time, North America [UTC -4]