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<div class="center" style="width: auto; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;"><span style = color:DimGray>'''UA LIBRARIES DIGITAL SERVICES'''</span></div>
==Administrative Policies and Procedures==
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'''[[Mission Statement and Scope]]'''
 
  
'''[[Selection Policies and Procedures|Selection]]'''
 
  
'''[[Preservation]]'''  
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<span style = color:DarkRed><big>'''Mission Statement'''</big></span>
  
'''[[Policies_and_Procedures_for_Scan_On_Demand|Scan on Demand]]'''
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The University of Alabama Libraries through the Digital Services Department seeks to increase the visibility of and enhance the interaction with unique research and scholarly materials. Through innovative technologies and staffing, the Libraries provide online access to these materials and the tools to support their use in furthering the pursuit of knowledge. Digital Services coalesces expertise across the Libraries in order to leverage skill sets and processes that further the Libraries’ mission.
  
'''[[Human Resources]]'''
 
  
'''[[Human Resources|Student Worker Policies]]'''
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<span style = color:DarkRed><big>'''Wiki Sections'''</big></span>
  
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'''[[Who We Are & What We Do]]'''
  
==Organization==
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Information about the unit, including our mission and goals, our work with other departments, our research and presentations, and various policies.
  
'''[[Organization of documents and collections|Documents and Collections]]'''  
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'''[[How We Do It]]'''
  
'''[[Share Drive Organization|Share Drive]]'''
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Information on our production pipeline, with sections on image and audio digitization and delivery, content archiving, and how we organize and document our work.
  
'''[[Records of Progress!]]'''
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'''[[Collections and Projects | Collections & Projects]]'''  
  
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Information about major projects, including the Acumen open-source digital repository and discovery interface, the NHPRC-funded grant project to digitize the S. D. Cabaniss Collection, and the UA Libraries funded project to devise an inexpensive system for 3D capture.
  
==Digital Services Policies and Procedures==
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'''[[Staff Links]]'''
  
'''[[Workflow]]'''
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Information for us, mostly a set of links to helpful resources.
  
'''[[Digitization]]'''
 
  
'''[[Metadata]]'''  
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<span style = color:DarkRed><big>'''Find us on the Web'''</big></span>
  
'''[[Quality Control]]'''  
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'''[http://acumen.lib.ua.edu Digital Collections]'''
  
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*[http://acumen.lib.ua.edu SEARCH by Keyword]
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*[http://guides.lib.ua.edu/c.php?g=572209&p=4031832 Subject Browse]
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*[http://lib.ua.edu/libraries/hoole/browse-by-category Category Browse]
  
==Miscellaneous==
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'''[[Social Media]]'''
 
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'''[[Working with Microsoft Excel]]'''  
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'''[[Finding Things]]'''
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'''[[Research]]'''
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'''[[Wiki templates]]''' - if applicable, please use one of these in order to help standardize the organization of the most frequent types of pages
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==Useful References== 
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* [http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/gmdhtml/rrhtml/regions1.html A concrolled vocabulary refrence for regions of the united states]]
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* [http://framework.niso.org/ NISO: A Framework of Guidance for Building Good Digital Collections]
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* [http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/about/techIn.html LOC: About American Memory: Technical Information]
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== User's Reference Guides ==
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* Wiki text examples:  [http://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Help:Wikitext_examples]
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* Starting a new page:  [http://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Help:Starting_a_new_page]
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* Help pages:  [http://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Help:Introduction]
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Consult the [http://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Help:Contents User's Guide] for information on using the wiki software.
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* [http://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Manual:Configuration_settings Configuration settings list]
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* [http://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Manual:FAQ MediaWiki FAQ]
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* [http://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/mediawiki-announce MediaWiki release mailing list]
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* '''[[Sandbox]]''' - a place to practice MediaWiki formatting. Please delete all sandbox tests before logging out.
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Latest revision as of 13:00, 9 January 2017

UA LIBRARIES DIGITAL SERVICES


Mission Statement

The University of Alabama Libraries through the Digital Services Department seeks to increase the visibility of and enhance the interaction with unique research and scholarly materials. Through innovative technologies and staffing, the Libraries provide online access to these materials and the tools to support their use in furthering the pursuit of knowledge. Digital Services coalesces expertise across the Libraries in order to leverage skill sets and processes that further the Libraries’ mission.


Wiki Sections

Who We Are & What We Do

Information about the unit, including our mission and goals, our work with other departments, our research and presentations, and various policies.

How We Do It

Information on our production pipeline, with sections on image and audio digitization and delivery, content archiving, and how we organize and document our work.

Collections & Projects

Information about major projects, including the Acumen open-source digital repository and discovery interface, the NHPRC-funded grant project to digitize the S. D. Cabaniss Collection, and the UA Libraries funded project to devise an inexpensive system for 3D capture.

Staff Links

Information for us, mostly a set of links to helpful resources.


Find us on the Web

Digital Collections

Social Media

Personal tools