A variety of speakers, including Sue Benz, Brooklyn Public Library; Martha Crawley, Institute of Museum and Library Services; John Herbert, University of Utah; Sue Kellerman, Penn State University; Barclay Ogden, University of California-Berkeley; Maria Pallante Hyun, the Guggenheim Museum, and others will share their experiences and insights, discussing the issues that impact historic newspaper digitization. Topics include:
- Technical Issues and Options
- Approaches to Funding
- Copyright Considerations
- Impact: How to Make a Difference
or contact Jill Koelling, CDP, 303.871.2820 Jill.Koelling@library.du.edu or Brenda Bailey-Hainer, Colorado State Library, 303.866.6907 email@example.com
Conference Date: Monday, July 18, 2005
Executive Tower Hotel
1405 Curtis Street
Denver, CO 80202
Special hotel rate: $95/night plus tax - rates apply Friday, July 15 - Tuesday, July 20.
Registration for the conference is $75, and includes continental breakfast and lunch, along with free parking at the Executive Towers parking garage.
Registration deadline is June 29, 2005.
The conference agenda focuses on the components of a successful historic newspaper digitization project, from planning and technical issues, through funding, copyright, and finally, how to know your project has made a difference and met its goals.
9:00 - 9:15 am Welcome
9:15 - 9:45 Keynote Address
9:45 - 10:45 Planning for Success
10:45 - 11:00 Break
11:00 - 12:00 Technical Issues and Options
12:00 - 1:15 Lunch
1:15 - 2:15 Approaches to Funding
2:15 - 3:00 Copyright Considerations
3:00 - 3:15 Break
3:15 - 4:15 Impact - How to Make a Difference
4:15 - 5:00 pm Question and Answer Session
About the Speakers
Speakers for the conference are hands-on practitioners and experts who have experience in digitizing historic newspapers. Some of the speakers you will hear include Brenda Bailey-Hainer, Colorado State Library; Chris Bell, Thunder Ridge High School; Sue Benz, Brooklyn Public Library; Martha Crawley, Institute of Museum and Library Services; John Herbert, University of Utah; Sue Kellerman, Penn State University; Jill Koelling, Collaborative Digitization Program; Keith Lance, Colorado State Library and University of Denver; Kevin Norris, ProQuest Information and Learning; Barclay Ogden, University of California-Berkeley; and Maria Pallante Hyun, the Guggenheim Museum.