Digitising Your Collection – Part 1 Project Planning


Overview

This resource is part of a series about developing your own digitisation program. In the series they talking about: project planning; technical specifications; handling the archives; scanning tips; file storage, and; metadata and access.

Much of this advice is based on experiences at State Records and they use examples of State Records practices along the way.

You’ve had the big ‘digitisation’ idea, now where to start?

Whether it be a large-scale project to digitise a whole collection or a more targeted preservation-priority strategy you need to have a plan. This resource will take you through all the things you need to consider before starting your project.