LITA Webinar: In-house vs outsourced digitization

Recently, I presented a 60-min webinar on topic In-house vs. Outsourced Digitization: similarities, key differences and pitfalls to avoid. I was privileged to prepare this session for LITA (Library and Information Technology¬†Association) Online Learning (details). The webinar compared similarities and contrasted key differences between in-house and outsourced digitization and wrapped up with some pitfalls to avoid in order to streamline the workflow and succeed on the project. I was nicely surprised to get public librarians in the audience – it makes me happy to know…

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Publications on digitization best practices

This past Spring was very fruitful and brought much fulfillment and pride from my scholarship efforts.¬† Two of my articles got published. I co-authored one peer-reviewed article that filled a gap in the literature by providing unique perspective on large-scale digitization of three different types of archival materials. On the other hand, my solo article shares the UNLV Digital collections custom digitization and troubleshooting approach for various archival materials and outlines some best practices. The publications are available below. If you want to get into…

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Professional accomplishments in 2018

Last year, 2018, was very abundant in professional accomplishments and brought me many professional and networking opportunities. It was a year full of challenges that provided numerous learning opportunities and some anxiety from the new and unexpected. Now, as I’m looking back, I can only take pride of my high productivity, professional achievements and success! I have surpassed the goals set for the year, over-performing in all areas. The beginning of the year is time for resolutions and I’m aiming even higher for 2019! Peer-reviewed…

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