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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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…

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Conference presentations in Fall 2018

I’m excited to share that recently I was honored to be invited as a presenter at 2 prestigious conferences happening this Fall – NDSA Digital Preservation in October (Las Vegas, NV) and LITA Forum in November (Minneapolis, MN). At NDSA DigiPres I’ll participate in the Minute Madness session, followed by a poster session, while at LITA Forum I’m teaching a workshop dedicated to web design.   More session details and times coming soon! #digipres18 #LITAForum2018

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ALA Annual was inspiring!

  Presenting my poster and enjoying talks with attendees ALA Annual was inspiring! There’s no sweeter feeling of fulfillment and accomplishment than the one you get after successful presentations at conferences! ALA Annual 2018 definitely brought much accomplishment and success for me. The conference preparation was an emotional roller coaster – anxiety, stress and hard work alternating with excitement, confidence and triumph. The conference itself was such an intense long weekend full of emotions – a weekend that brought me inspiration and craving for more…

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Presentation at the Clark County NV Genealogy Society Meeting

Presentation of Nevada Digital Newspaper Project and Chronicling America at the Clark County Nevada Genealogy Society meeting March 24, 2018 Paseo Verde Library Henderson, NV Last Saturday the Nevada Digital Newspaper Project team delivered a presentation of the project and a demonstration of Chronicling America at the monthly meeting of the Clark County Nevada Genealogy Society at Paseo Verde Library in Henderson, NV. As a former Project Manager of the largest Nevada newspaper digitization project I was honored to be invited as a co-speaker at this great event for…

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