Guidelines

General

  • Collection survey
  • Digital Library Management
  • Equipment & Software
  • Forms and Manuals
  • Quality Control

Finding Aids

  • Creating a finding aid
  • Encoded Archival Description (EAD)
  • EAD Standards and Elements
  • Converting legacy finding aids to EAD
  • Coding EAD from scratch
  • Quality Control
  • EAD implementation checklist
  • EAD Application Guidelines
  • RLG Best Practice Guidelines

Digital Surrogates

  • Selection for digitization
  • Image Capture
  • File naming
  • OCR (Optical Character Recognition)
  • Metadata
  • Metadata Best Practices
  • Intellectual Property Issues