Smithsonian Libraries Take
   Parisian Design Online
Stephen Van Dyke                Martin R. Kalfatovic
Librarian       ...
Le Garde meuble - In Print
Le Garde meuble - Online
Smithsonian Institution
       Libraries
• 20 branch libraries
  between New York
  City and The
  Republic of
  Panama
• ...
New Media Office and SIL
    Digital Library
New Media Office and SIL
    Digital Library
              •   5 staff
              •   Imaging Center
              •   ...
New Media Office and SIL
    Digital Library
• Science
  (Taxonomic
  Literature)
New Media Office and SIL
    Digital Library
• Trade Literature
New Media Office and SIL
    Digital Library
• History of Science
New Media Office and SIL
    Digital Library
• “Treasures”
New Media Office and SIL
    Digital Library
• Art and History
Smithsonian Libraries Imaging
          Center
                • Located “Off the
                  Mall” at 1111
        ...
Smithsonian Libraries Imaging
          Center
  • 2 Digital scanning
    back cameras
  • 2 flatbed
    scanners
  • All ...
Le Garde - Digitizing
• Volumes mostly
  disbound
• Flatbed vs. Digital
  Camera
• Introduction by
  Cynthia Van Allen
  S...
Le Garde - Digitizing
Le Garde - Digitizing
Le Garde - Digitizing
Le Garde - Digitizing
Le Garde - Digitizing
Le Garde - Digitizing
Le Garde - Digitizing
• 465 Plates
• 783 “detail”
  illustrations
• 1,248 total
  images
Le Garde - Access
• Creation of a set
  of terms drawn
  primarily from
  AAT
• Application of
  these terms by
  SIL Cata...
Le Garde - Access
Furniture Types (Broad)
   – Beds (furniture)      – Library steps
   – Benches               – Cornices...
Le Garde - Access
Furniture Types (Narrow)
  – Desks and book         – Etageres
    cases                  – Extension di...
Le Garde - Access
• Styles
  –   Gothic Revival
  –   Louis XIV
  –   Louis XV
  –   Louis XVI
  –   Renaissance Revival
 ...
Le Garde - Access
Le Garde - Access
Le Garde - Access
Le Garde - Access
Le Garde - Access
Le Garde - Access
Le Garde - Access
Le Garde - Online
Smithsonian Libraries Take Parisian Design Online
Smithsonian Libraries Take Parisian Design Online
Smithsonian Libraries Take Parisian Design Online
Smithsonian Libraries Take Parisian Design Online
Smithsonian Libraries Take Parisian Design Online
Smithsonian Libraries Take Parisian Design Online
Smithsonian Libraries Take Parisian Design Online
Smithsonian Libraries Take Parisian Design Online
Smithsonian Libraries Take Parisian Design Online
Smithsonian Libraries Take Parisian Design Online
Smithsonian Libraries Take Parisian Design Online
Smithsonian Libraries Take Parisian Design Online
Smithsonian Libraries Take Parisian Design Online
Smithsonian Libraries Take Parisian Design Online
Smithsonian Libraries Take Parisian Design Online
Smithsonian Libraries Take Parisian Design Online
Smithsonian Libraries Take Parisian Design Online
Smithsonian Libraries Take Parisian Design Online
Smithsonian Libraries Take Parisian Design Online
Smithsonian Libraries Take Parisian Design Online
Smithsonian Libraries Take Parisian Design Online
Smithsonian Libraries Take Parisian Design Online
Smithsonian Libraries Take Parisian Design Online
Smithsonian Libraries Take Parisian Design Online
Smithsonian Libraries Take Parisian Design Online
Smithsonian Libraries Take Parisian Design Online
Smithsonian Libraries Take Parisian Design Online
Smithsonian Libraries Take Parisian Design Online
Smithsonian Libraries Take Parisian Design Online
Smithsonian Libraries Take Parisian Design Online
Smithsonian Libraries Take Parisian Design Online
Smithsonian Libraries Take Parisian Design Online
Smithsonian Libraries Take Parisian Design Online
Smithsonian Libraries Take Parisian Design Online
Smithsonian Libraries Take Parisian Design Online
Smithsonian Libraries Take Parisian Design Online
Smithsonian Libraries Take Parisian Design Online
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Martin R. Kalfatovic and Stephen Van Dyk, Smithsonian Institution Libraries. Special Libraries Association 94th Annual Conference. June 10, 2003. New York, NY

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Smithsonian Libraries Take Parisian Design Online

  1. 1. Smithsonian Libraries Take Parisian Design Online Stephen Van Dyke Martin R. Kalfatovic Librarian Head, New Media Cooper-Hewitt , Office National Design Museum Library Smithsonian Institution Libraries Special Libraries Association / 94th Annual Conference New York, New York 10 June 2003
  2. 2. Le Garde meuble - In Print
  3. 3. Le Garde meuble - Online
  4. 4. Smithsonian Institution Libraries • 20 branch libraries between New York City and The Republic of Panama • 121 staff • ~ $8 million budget
  5. 5. New Media Office and SIL Digital Library
  6. 6. New Media Office and SIL Digital Library • 5 staff • Imaging Center • Web design • Contract imaging management
  7. 7. New Media Office and SIL Digital Library • Science (Taxonomic Literature)
  8. 8. New Media Office and SIL Digital Library • Trade Literature
  9. 9. New Media Office and SIL Digital Library • History of Science
  10. 10. New Media Office and SIL Digital Library • “Treasures”
  11. 11. New Media Office and SIL Digital Library • Art and History
  12. 12. Smithsonian Libraries Imaging Center • Located “Off the Mall” at 1111 North Capitol St. • 2 regular staff • Interns and Volunteers
  13. 13. Smithsonian Libraries Imaging Center • 2 Digital scanning back cameras • 2 flatbed scanners • All Mac environment
  14. 14. Le Garde - Digitizing • Volumes mostly disbound • Flatbed vs. Digital Camera • Introduction by Cynthia Van Allen Schaffner
  15. 15. Le Garde - Digitizing
  16. 16. Le Garde - Digitizing
  17. 17. Le Garde - Digitizing
  18. 18. Le Garde - Digitizing
  19. 19. Le Garde - Digitizing
  20. 20. Le Garde - Digitizing
  21. 21. Le Garde - Digitizing • 465 Plates • 783 “detail” illustrations • 1,248 total images
  22. 22. Le Garde - Access • Creation of a set of terms drawn primarily from AAT • Application of these terms by SIL Cataloging staff
  23. 23. Le Garde - Access Furniture Types (Broad) – Beds (furniture) – Library steps – Benches – Cornices and Moldings – Cabinets (case – Desks furniture) – Canterburies – Detail Drawings (storage furniture) – Fire Screens – Chairs – Interior Elevations – Etc.
  24. 24. Le Garde - Access Furniture Types (Narrow) – Desks and book – Etageres cases – Extension dining – Details tables – Dining chairs – Fireplaces – Doors – Gaming tables – Easy chairs – Etc. (comfortable -- upholstered)
  25. 25. Le Garde - Access • Styles – Gothic Revival – Louis XIV – Louis XV – Louis XVI – Renaissance Revival – Rococo Revival – Directoire – Troubadour
  26. 26. Le Garde - Access
  27. 27. Le Garde - Access
  28. 28. Le Garde - Access
  29. 29. Le Garde - Access
  30. 30. Le Garde - Access
  31. 31. Le Garde - Access
  32. 32. Le Garde - Access
  33. 33. Le Garde - Online

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