See also the list of Copyright Resources


Search for existing digitized items

Omeka, Dublin Core & Metadata

Omeka (download for self-hosting) -

Omeka (hosted site - free trial) -

Omeka documentation - and


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 (bundle) - photo and video editing - Techsoup for nonprofits

ABBYY FineReader - optical character recognition (OCR) - software or online service by subscription

Naturpic Video Converter - video file conversion (free download)

Vimeo - video hosting for online display/embedding - (free and fee service levels)

StereoPhoto Maker - create 3D anaglyphs from stereo paired images -  (free download)

Open source software alternatives

GIMP - photo editing software -

OpenShot - video editing software -

HandBrake - video conversion software -

Audacity - audio editing software -

Cognitive OpenOCR (CuneiForm) - optical character recognition software -