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Documentation, policies and procedures are divided by methods of capture.
 
Documentation, policies and procedures are divided by methods of capture.
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General references: 
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*[[http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/about/techStandards.pdf LOC Technical Standards for Digital Conversion of Text and Graphic Materials]]
  
#'''Images:'''
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## [[Flatbed scanning]]
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==Imaging==
## [[Overhead scanning]]  (fragile, oversized, bound books)
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## [[Sheet feeder]]  (unbound books, pages in good condition, appropriate size)
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[[Image Specifications and Standards]]
## [[Slide scanner]]
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#'''Audio:'''
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[[Visual assessment of images guide]]
## [[Digital Audio Workstation (DAW)]]: overview and tutorials
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## [[cassettes]]
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[[Capture Anomalies]] (how to deal with image quality issues encountered during capture)
## [[1/4 inch reel to reel]]
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#'''Video:'''   
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[[Optimization]]
  References:   
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  *[[http://videopreservation.stanford.edu/dig_mig/|Digital Migration Tools and Techniques (Stanford)]]  
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  *[[http://www.nyu.edu/its/humanities/ninchguide/VII/|Audio/Video Capture and Management (NYU)]]
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'''Equipment'''
## [[VHS]]
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## [[Beta]]
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*'''[[Desktop Overhead scanning]]''' (Small foot print, rapid image capture, low cost)
## [[UMatic]]
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**[[Camera Lenses]] (Specs, optimal settings)
#'''Text content:'''
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**[[Cameras]] (capabilities, idiosyncrasies)
## [[Transcription]]
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* [[Flatbed scanning]]  (small format, thin and flat)
## [[OCR]]
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* [[Batchfeed document scanner]] (fast, large volume, modern paper)
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* Sheet feeder (unbound books, pages in good condition, appropriate size)
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* Slide scanner (35mm slides or 35mm uncut roll negatives/positives)
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'''Obsolete Equipment'''
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* [[Overhead scanning|ScanBack overhead scanning]]  (fragile, oversized, bound books)
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* [[CaptureBack overhead scanning]]  (fragile, oversized, bound books, rapid image capture)
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* [[Bookdrive]] (bound books, rapid image capture)
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==Audio Capture==
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[[Audio Specifications and Standards]]
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[[Digital Audio Workstation (DAW)]]
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Audio: Project Specifications and Workflow -- see [[Collection-Specific Notes and Information]]
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<!---## [[cassettes]]--->
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<!---## [[1/4 inch reel to reel]]--->
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==Other Types of Content==
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*'''Video''' (see references)
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** [[Standard 8mm]]
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*'''Text'''
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** [[Transcription]]
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** [[Creating OCR Files | OCR]]
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*'''Microfilm''' (see references)
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  Microfilm References:
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*[[http://www.loc.gov/ndnp/pdf/NEH_MicrofilmSelectionNDNP.pdf Microfilm Selection for Digitization (OCLC, NEH)]]
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Video References:   
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  *[[http://videopreservation.stanford.edu/dig_mig/ Digital Migration Tools and Techniques (Stanford)]]  
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  *[[http://www.nyu.edu/its/humanities/ninchguide/VII/ Audio/Video Capture and Management (NYU)]]
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*[[http://rucore.libraries.rutgers.edu/collab/ref/dos_avwg_video_obj_standard.pdf Recommended Minimum Standards for preservation sampling of moving image objects (Rutgers)]]
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*[[http://www.amianet.org/resources/guidelinesnologin.php?accesscheck=%2Fresources%2Fguidelines.php Guidelines, Manuals, Q&A's and Fact Sheets (Assoc. of Moving Image Archivists]]

Revision as of 14:37, 23 May 2013

Documentation, policies and procedures are divided by methods of capture. General references:


Imaging

Image Specifications and Standards

Visual assessment of images guide

Capture Anomalies (how to deal with image quality issues encountered during capture)

Optimization


Equipment


Obsolete Equipment


Audio Capture

Audio Specifications and Standards

Digital Audio Workstation (DAW)

Audio: Project Specifications and Workflow -- see Collection-Specific Notes and Information


Other Types of Content


Microfilm References:
*[Microfilm Selection for Digitization (OCLC, NEH)]
Video References:  
*[Digital Migration Tools and Techniques (Stanford)] 
*[Audio/Video Capture and Management (NYU)]
*[Recommended Minimum Standards for preservation sampling of moving image objects (Rutgers)]
*[Guidelines, Manuals, Q&A's and Fact Sheets (Assoc. of Moving Image Archivists]
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