Project Name and Description
Somali Poster Digitization - Project to digitize 70 posters of various sizes. The previously created digital files of these posters are lost.
Project kick off meeting held 1/21. Digitizing to begin week of 1/26. See project wiki site for more information.
Digital Magic Lantern Archive - Pilot project to digitize some of the Joss Marsh and David Francis collection of magic lantern slides and to prepare a grant application to digitize a substantial part of the collection
Joss Marsh is a 2008 IDAH Fellow. The grant proposal will be developed in conjunction with IDAH
Frank M. Hohenberger Photograph Collection - Complete digitizing the collection of approximately 11,200 images
Ernie Pyle Collections - Digitize the Pyle collection of mixed media - papers, photographs, etc. with a GIS interface to map his travels
See project wiki site for more information
Archiving Map Images - Project to move the existing images into a production service
This project has been postponed at Lou's request.
Virtual CD-ROM Library - A project to develop a grant with NYU, Yale , IU Informatics professor Geoffrey Brown and the DLP to create a "union database" of GPO digital files that are now on CDs and floppy disks.
Carol Mandall of NYU is shopping the prospective to NDIIP
Preserving Liberian Deeds Registers - A project to help Liberia develop a scanning lab to digitize their land deeds documents that are in peril. IU would provide long-term archival storage for the images as well as to train the Scanning Manager.
The grant proposal was submitted as part of a large national grant. Verlon heard informally that the project was funded. No official notification as of 1/23. See project wiki site for more information.
Victorian Women Writers Project: Women Writing Humor - A project to enhance the VWP site by adding more content with the help of the students of the Victorian Studies Department and the DLP
Angela Countney Courtney
Analysis of VWW data underway. See project wiki site for more information
Digitizing parts of the H.K. Banda Archive - Pilot Project - Pilot project to make a EAD finding aid and digitize a small amount of the collection and to prepare a grant application for the entire collection. A description of the photos
Project kick off meeting held 1/21. Digitizing to begin after the Somali posters (see above). See project wiki site for more information.
Huipil - Project to create a video, audio and still image collection of material to preserve minority languages in Central America
President William Lowe Bryan's Speech Files - Digitize approximately 500 pages of text and update the finding aid
Fine Arts Library Artists' Books Collection - Digitize the covers of the Artists' Books Collection and create a delivery system with a number of special features
Gutenberg Bible & Associated Materials - Digitize the IU Gutenberg Bible
Indiana University Bookman - Digitize 34 issues (2,200 pages) of the IU Bookman
Black Film Center/Archive - Black Camera Digitizing Project - Digitize approximately 550 pages of text in 36 issues of the Black Camera
The Kinsey Library Digital Edition of Historical Marriage Manuals - Digitize approximately 12,000 pages of text of books course materials and other publications relating to the marriage manual collections and class taught at IU. Marriage Manuals Bibliography by Author
Luiz Fernando Lopes
Beta Phi Mu, Chi Chapter Archives - Digitize the papers of Beta Phi Mu - approximately 1000 pages and link to existing finding aid.
Andrea M. Morrison