Fall 2018 is busy!

October 2018 has been so hectic for me! It brought me much recognition on statewide and national conferences as well as that sweet feeling of accomplishment and reward for my hard work during the past seven months! 

In addition to my committee work as Programming Co-chair for the NLA Annual Conference and Planning Member of the NDSA DigiPres committee, I was honored to present at these amazing conferences that bring professionals across the U.S. to share ideas, expertise and experience.

Below you'll find the topics of my talks as well as other details and link related to them.

2018 Nevada Library Association Annual Conference
Digitization revealed

Abstract
101 crash course on the fundamentals of digitizing archival collections from start to finish.

This introductory level presentation discusses the basics of digitizing collections from start to finish. The author reveals some secrets as well as tips and tricks for achieving efficiency and sustainability of digital projects.

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2018 National Digital Stewardship Alliance DigiPres Forum
The digital librarian: the liaison between digital collections and digital preservation

Abstract
It’s common misconception digital librarians are involved only in digitizing historic materials. In fact managing digital projects is only their visible role. Once it’s over, librarians embrace their new role of information architects directly engaged in the digital preservation process of archiving master files. The digital librarian is that unit in the prep process for digital preservation that ensures meticulously organized archival directories, easy navigation and smooth file retrieval.

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Watch lightning talk here.

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