Outsourcing digitization and vendor relations

During the summer my case study article discussing outsourced digitization and establishing vendor relations was published. It has been a successful article and several people reached out for more details and ideas they can borrow and implement in their work. Personally I could have benefited a lot from a similar article when I first started to manage the Nevada Digital Newspaper Project – for me establishing vendor relations was a new challenge and I had some trial and error during the process. Sharing my experience…

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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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