Managing image collections : a practical guide /

"This book explores issues surrounding all aspects of visual collection management, taken from real-world experience in creating management systems and digitizing core content. Readers will gain the knowledge to manage the digitization process from beginning to end, assess and define the needs...

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Author / Creator:Note, Margot.
Imprint:Oxford, UK : Chandos Pub., 2011.
Description:xv, 216 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Language:English
Series:Chandos information professional series
Chandos information professional series.
Subject:Libraries -- Special collections -- Photographs.
Photograph collections.
Photographs -- Conservation and restoration.
Photographs -- Digitization.
Image processing -- Digital techniques.
Digital preservation.
Cataloging of pictures.
Cataloging of pictures.
Digital preservation.
Image processing -- Digital techniques.
Libraries -- Special collections.
Photograph collections.
Photographs -- Conservation and restoration.
Photographs.
Format: Print Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/8435783
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ISBN:1843345994 (pbk.)
9781843345992 (pbk.)
Notes:Includes bibliographical references (p. 189-206) and index.
Summary:"This book explores issues surrounding all aspects of visual collection management, taken from real-world experience in creating management systems and digitizing core content. Readers will gain the knowledge to manage the digitization process from beginning to end, assess and define the needs of their particular project, and evaluate digitization options. Additionally, they will select strategies which best meet current and future needs, acquire the knowledge to select the best images for digitization, and understand the legal issues surrounding digitization of visual collections."--pub. desc.