Digitization of the JDC Archives

Shachar Beer, Acting Director, JDC Jerusalem Archives

Mary Haberle, Digitization Projec...
Presentation Overview
1. Institutional Context for Digitization
2. Goals of Digitization
3. Scope of Digitization
4. Digit...
Mission and History of JDC

DIGITIZATION OF THE JDC ARCHIVES
Mission and History of JDC

DIGITIZATION OF THE JDC ARCHIVES
Global Reach

DIGITIZATION OF THE JDC ARCHIVES
Global Reach

DIGITIZATION OF THE JDC ARCHIVES
Treasures from the Archives

DIGITIZATION OF THE JDC ARCHIVES
Use of JDC Archives

DIGITIZATION OF THE JDC ARCHIVES
Use of JDC Archives

DIGITIZATION OF THE JDC ARCHIVES
Goals of Digitization

DIGITIZATION OF THE JDC ARCHIVES
Scope of Digitization at JDC
Textual Collections
o Digitized material spans 1914 to 1989
o Grant 1: 1.8 million pages
o Gr...
Text Collections Workflow Overview

PRESENTATION TITLE
Workflow: Scanning Microfilm
Partner: The Crowley Company in the U.S.

DIGITIZATION OF THE JDC ARCHIVES
Workflow: Digitization
Partner: Digital Divide Data (DDD) in Laos

DIGITIZATION OF THE JDC ARCHIVES
Workflow: Digitization
Compounding Images into Documents

DIGITIZATION OF THE JDC ARCHIVES
Workflow: Digitization
Metadata Creation

DIGITIZATION OF THE JDC ARCHIVES
Workflow: Digitization
Metadata Quality Control

DIGITIZATION OF THE JDC ARCHIVES
Workflow: Digitization
Import XML Creation

DIGITIZATION OF THE JDC ARCHIVES
Workflow: Import and Export
Partner: IDEA-ALM in Israel

DIGITIZATION OF THE JDC ARCHIVES
Quality Assurance Tools

DIGITIZATION OF THE JDC ARCHIVES
Partnership with Judaica Europeana

DIGITIZATION OF THE JDC ARCHIVES
Thank you and stay in touch with us!
JDC Global Archives
Website: http://archives.jdc.org/
Facebook: http://facebook.com/j...
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Shachar Beer and Mary Haberle AJDC: The digitisation of the American Joint Distribution Committee Archive
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Presentation at the EVA/Minerva Jerusalem International Conference on Digitisation of Culture,
Jerusalem, The Jerusalem Van Leer Institute, 12-13 November 2013
http://www.digital-heritage.org.il
Presentations available at: http://2013.minervaisrael.org.il

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C3 shachar beer_maryheberles_ajdc-archive

  1. 1. Digitization of the JDC Archives Shachar Beer, Acting Director, JDC Jerusalem Archives Mary Haberle, Digitization Project Manager, JDC Global Archives
  2. 2. Presentation Overview 1. Institutional Context for Digitization 2. Goals of Digitization 3. Scope of Digitization 4. Digitization Program Workflow 5. Quality Assurance Tools 6. Partnership with Judaica Europeana DIGITIZATION OF THE JDC ARCHIVES
  3. 3. Mission and History of JDC DIGITIZATION OF THE JDC ARCHIVES
  4. 4. Mission and History of JDC DIGITIZATION OF THE JDC ARCHIVES
  5. 5. Global Reach DIGITIZATION OF THE JDC ARCHIVES
  6. 6. Global Reach DIGITIZATION OF THE JDC ARCHIVES
  7. 7. Treasures from the Archives DIGITIZATION OF THE JDC ARCHIVES
  8. 8. Use of JDC Archives DIGITIZATION OF THE JDC ARCHIVES
  9. 9. Use of JDC Archives DIGITIZATION OF THE JDC ARCHIVES
  10. 10. Goals of Digitization DIGITIZATION OF THE JDC ARCHIVES
  11. 11. Scope of Digitization at JDC Textual Collections o Digitized material spans 1914 to 1989 o Grant 1: 1.8 million pages o Grant 2: 600,000 pages Names Index o Transmission Bureau records and other lists of genealogical value o ~500,000 names indexed Photograph Collection o 57,000+ digitized Oral History Recordings o 325 hours DIGITIZATION OF THE JDC ARCHIVES
  12. 12. Text Collections Workflow Overview PRESENTATION TITLE
  13. 13. Workflow: Scanning Microfilm Partner: The Crowley Company in the U.S. DIGITIZATION OF THE JDC ARCHIVES
  14. 14. Workflow: Digitization Partner: Digital Divide Data (DDD) in Laos DIGITIZATION OF THE JDC ARCHIVES
  15. 15. Workflow: Digitization Compounding Images into Documents DIGITIZATION OF THE JDC ARCHIVES
  16. 16. Workflow: Digitization Metadata Creation DIGITIZATION OF THE JDC ARCHIVES
  17. 17. Workflow: Digitization Metadata Quality Control DIGITIZATION OF THE JDC ARCHIVES
  18. 18. Workflow: Digitization Import XML Creation DIGITIZATION OF THE JDC ARCHIVES
  19. 19. Workflow: Import and Export Partner: IDEA-ALM in Israel DIGITIZATION OF THE JDC ARCHIVES
  20. 20. Quality Assurance Tools DIGITIZATION OF THE JDC ARCHIVES
  21. 21. Partnership with Judaica Europeana DIGITIZATION OF THE JDC ARCHIVES
  22. 22. Thank you and stay in touch with us! JDC Global Archives Website: http://archives.jdc.org/ Facebook: http://facebook.com/jdcarchives Shachar Beer Acting Director, JDC Jerusalem Archives ShacharB@jdc.org.il Mary Haberle Digitization Project Manager mary.haberle@jdcny.org Twitter @littleclamator DIGITIZATION OF THE JDC ARCHIVES

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