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  • Introduction to Georgia Historic Newspapers

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    Presentation handouts and slides: http://ow.ly/ijfp30fqYJo Join Digital Projects Archivist Donnie Summerlin as he introduces the Digital Library of Georgia’s new Georgia Historic Newspapers website. Participants will explore the new interface and understand the enhanced search and browse capabilities. About the Presenter: Donnie Summerlin is the Digital Projects Archivist at the Digital Library of Georgia, where […]

  • On Second Thought: Reappraisal & Deaccessioning

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    Presentation handouts and slides: http://bit.ly/2xyIZGu This webinar addresses common questions about reappraising and deaccessioning archives and manuscript collections, including how to undertake a systemic reappraisal of your institution’s holdings, when it is appropriate to deaccession collection material, and how institutions can dispose of deaccessioned collections responsibly. It will consider reappraisal and deaccessioning as one part […]

  • Donor Relations and Archival Acquisitions in Public Libraries

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    Presentation handouts and slides: http://tinyurl.com/GPLSDonorWebinar About this webinar: Some public librarians struggle with whether or not to accept donations of historical collections from their patrons. Accepting too much could stretch library resources. Declining a collection could risk alienating members of the community, who are often your biggest supporters. As a result, librarians often end up with […]