Archive for August, 2015

Quick Metadata Entry in Omeka

Friday, August 14th, 2015

Anyone who has ever taken one of my classes knows that I like Omeka. It is very easy to use, and has many nice features.  However, one limitation is that it can be difficult to do rapid data entry on many items.  For example, if you use the Dropbox plugin to bring in several hundred […]

Archiving Email Newsletters, or getting your Newsletters out of Constant Contact

Friday, August 14th, 2015

In this blog post, I am going to offer a way to extract large batches of email newsletters from Constant Contact for the purposes of creating email archives, resulting in each message as a PDF. First, some background.  I have recently finished an email archiving project for the History & Archives of Front Runners New […]

Fall 2015 Courses

Friday, August 14th, 2015

The Fall semester is just right around the corner and I thought I would share my upcoming course projects.  This semester’s LIS 668 Projects in Moving Image and Sound Archives we will be working on digitizing, curating, and making available a collection of video and sound recordings around the topic of Women, AIDS, and ActUP, […]