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Federation University Gippsland Campus Library

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Northways Road
Churchill, VIC 3842 Australia
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March 2020

Gippsland Workshop 3: SCANNING FOR BEGINNERS

March 21 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
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$30 – $45 1 ticket left
Federation University Gippsland Campus Library, Northways Road
Churchill, VIC 3842 Australia
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This workshop is aimed at those who are new to scanning. It will cover some terminology relating to digital images, and how to prepare documents for scanning before participants scan some documents using flatbed scanners.

Gippsland Workshop 4: DIGITISING BOOKS AND PHOTOGRAPHING OBJECTS

March 21 @ 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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$30 – $45 1 ticket left
Federation University Gippsland Campus Library, Northways Road
Churchill, VIC 3842 Australia
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In this intermediate digitisation workshop, we will introduce participants to best-practice digitisation techniques and procedures. Participants will have the opportunity to digitise books using a book scanner, and to set up a site for object photography.

April 2020

GIPPSLAND WORKSHOP 5: LOOKING AFTER DIGITAL FILES

April 18 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
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$30 – $45 Sold out
Federation University Gippsland Campus Library, Northways Road
Churchill, VIC 3842 Australia
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This is a basic digital preservation workshop. The workshop will begin with brief project management skills including templates for policies and procedures. We will discuss digital storage, how to create backups, and how to check if files are damaged. Participants will learn how to describe an object using Dublin Core so that digital files can be discoverable.

GIPPSLAND WORKSHOP 6: MAKING COLLECTIONS ACCESSIBLE

April 18 @ 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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$30 – $45 Sold out
Federation University Gippsland Campus Library, Northways Road
Churchill, VIC 3842 Australia
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Objects need to be accessible, whether that is to people managing a collection, to visitors, or to the public. This workshop will introduce themes of copyright and privacy that relate to historical collections. Participants will learn how to optimise catalogue records for discovery, how to write for social media, and create digital exhibitions.

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