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SCKLS Digital Library Initiative

helping our Kansas libraries digitize and share history


See also the list of Copyright Resources


Search for existing digitized items


Omeka & Dublin Core

Omeka (download for self-hosting) -

Omeka (free hosted site) -

Omeka documentation - and

Original DC guidelines (2005, but still useful)



Library of Congress Digital Preservation - and Caring For Your Treasures (all kinds of items)

Northeast Document Conservation Center - (select topics from sidebar) and Caring for Private and Family Collections


Software & services used in SCKLS DLI projects

Adobe Photoshop Elements + Premiere Elements 12 (bundle) - photo and video editing

ABBYY FineReader 12 - optical character recognition (OCR)

Naturpic Video Converter (download; free) - video file type conversion

Vimeo  (online; free or paid) - upload video for online display/embedding

StereoPhoto Maker v5.10  (download; free) - create 3D anaglyphs from stereo paired images

AutoDesk 123D Catch  (download; free) – create interactive 3D image from multiple photos

Sketchfab  (online; free or paid) – upload 3D model for online display/embedding