2017 U. Manitoba Digitization Basics SHN Workshop: Image Digitization


Led by Jeanine Nault, Digital Imaging Specialist, National Anthropological Archives of the National Museum of Natural History, and Lotus Norton-Wisla, Tribal Archives Digital Curriculum Coordinator, Washington State University. This hands-on session on image digitization was part of the 2017 U. Manitoba Digitiation Basics SHN Workshop. This session covered technical specifications, image scanning, file management, quality control, metadata, project management, editing, and access. The presentation slides walks through each of these topics and the handouts provide targeted information to help you plan an image digitization project.


Digitization Project Decision-Making: Starting a Digitization Project

Metadata for Images

Scanner Good Better Best

Camera Based Image Workstation

Technical Specifications for Image Digitization

Copy of Resolution Chart

Image Scanning Instructions

File Management for Images

Digital Preservation Glossary

Image Digitization Resource List

Descriptive Metadata Template