Monday, March 14, 2005

Digital Futures: from digitization to delivery

Digital Futures: from digitization to delivery
26th - 30th September 2005, London, UK.

King's College London and OCLC-PICA are pleased to announce the Digital Futures 5-day training event.

Led by experts of international renown, Digital Futures focuses on the creation, delivery and preservation of digital resources from cultural and memory institutions. Lasting five days, Digital Futures is aimed at managers and other practitioners from the library, museum, heritage and cultural sectors looking to understand the strategic and management issues of developing digital resources from digitisation to delivery.

Digital Futures will cover the following core areas:

  • Planning and management
  • Fund raising and sustainability
  • Copyright
  • Key technical concepts
  • Creating and delivering textual resources
  • Visual and image based resource creation and delivery
  • Metadata - introduction and implementation
  • Implementing digital resources
  • Digital preservation