2013 Society of Mississippi Archivists Conference

April 17-19, 2013

Delta State University, Cleveland, Mississippi

Conference Registration

- Early Bird Registration Open March - April 8, 2013

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Download and print this Registration Form. Complete the form, include payment by check made out to Society of Mississippi Archivists, and mail to:

Heather Weeden
P.O. Box 4024
Clinton, MS 39058

Hotel Information:

Hampton Inn, Cleveland, MS
$109 plus tax per night
Ph: 662-846-2915

Registration Questions? Contact Us:

Heather Weeden, Secretary/Treasurer: weeden@mc.edu or (601) 925-3434
Jamie Wilson, SMA Webmaster: msarchivists@gmail.com

Pre-conference Workshop

Pre-conference Workshop: Tips, Tricks, and Solutions for Archival Digitization
Co-sponsored by the Mississippi Historical Records Advisory Board, the National Historical Publications and Records Commission and the Society of Mississippi Archivists

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Wednesday, April 17, 2013, 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Sign-in at 8:45 a.m.
Delta State University, Cleveland, MS

- Greg Johnson, Blues Curator and Associate Professor, University of Mississippi
- Kathryn Michaelis, Special Collections Digital Initiatives Librarian and Assistant Professor, University of Mississippi

Description: This workshop will provide an overview of digitization in archival repositories. Topics to be covered include: scanning; metadata creation; copyright issues; content management systems; planning for long-term digital preservation and access; and strategies for maximizing your institution’s digitization potential. The presenters will emphasize practical, real-world application of digitization technologies and strategies. The workshop will help participants identify potential digitization projects in their own institutions and will provide a forum for sharing ideas and solutions.

Cost: $25 (box lunch Included)

Deadline to register: April 10, 2013.
Pre-registration is required; there will be no on-site registration.

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