SCKLS Digital Library Initiative

helping our Kansas libraries digitize and share history

Resources

See also the list of Copyright Resources

 

Search for existing digitized items

https://books.google.com/
https://www.hathitrust.org/
https://archive.org/
https://dp.la/

 

Omeka & Dublin Core

Omeka (download for self-hosting) - http://omeka.org/

Omeka (free hosted site) - http://www.omeka.net/

Omeka documentation - http://omeka.org/codex/Documentation and http://omeka.org/codex/Working_with_Dublin_Core

Original DC guidelines http://dublincore.org/documents/usageguide/elements.shtml (2005, but still useful)

 

Preservation

Library of Congress Digital Preservation - http://www.digitalpreservation.gov/personalarchiving/ and Caring For Your Treasures (all kinds of items)

Northeast Document Conservation Center - https://www.nedcc.org/preservation101/welcome (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 http://naturpic.com/video-converter/index.html (download; free) - video file type conversion

Vimeo http://vimeo.com  (online; free or paid) - upload video for online display/embedding

StereoPhoto Maker v5.10 http://stereo.jpn.org/eng/stphmkr/  (download; free) - create 3D anaglyphs from stereo paired images

AutoDesk 123D Catch http://www.123dapp.com/catch  (download; free) – create interactive 3D image from multiple photos

Sketchfab http://sketchfab.com  (online; free or paid) – upload 3D model for online display/embedding