Digitising Your Collection – Part 4 Scanning and Handling Tips


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.

This resource will take you through general tips for scanning and photographing a wide range of archives.