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Preserving Kentucky’S Newspapers: Analogue Beginnings To Digital Frontier, Kopana Terry, Eric Weig Aug 2015

Preserving Kentucky’S Newspapers: Analogue Beginnings To Digital Frontier, Kopana Terry, Eric Weig

Eric C. Weig

Over fifty years ago an historian and a library director traveled the back roads of Kentucky (USA) with a portable microfilm camera, two lights, and a dream of preserving Kentucky’s newspapers. From their ambitions arose a successful newspaper preservation program at the University of Kentucky Libraries (UKL). Now in its sixth decade, the program has developed a new way of preserving contemporary born-digital newspapers. This paper explores some of the people and events behind the early success of UKL’s program, as well as an in-depth look at the development and functionality of Paper Vault: a largely automated, in-house ...


Preserving Kentucky’S Newspapers: Analogue Beginnings To Digital Frontier, Kopana Terry, Eric Weig Aug 2015

Preserving Kentucky’S Newspapers: Analogue Beginnings To Digital Frontier, Kopana Terry, Eric Weig

Library Presentations

Over fifty years ago an historian and a library director traveled the back roads of Kentucky (USA) with a portable microfilm camera, two lights, and a dream of preserving Kentucky’s newspapers. From their ambitions arose a successful newspaper preservation program at the University of Kentucky Libraries (UKL). Now in its sixth decade, the program has developed a new way of preserving contemporary born-digital newspapers. This paper explores some of the people and events behind the early success of UKL’s program, as well as an in-depth look at the development and functionality of Paper Vault: a largely automated, in-house ...


Methods Of Oral History Description, Kopana Terry Aug 2014

Methods Of Oral History Description, Kopana Terry

Library Presentations

No abstract provided.


Newspapers On Microfilm, Kopana Terry Sep 2013

Newspapers On Microfilm, Kopana Terry

Library Presentations

No abstract provided.


Meta|Morphosis: From Real-Time To Online, Kopana Terry Aug 2011

Meta|Morphosis: From Real-Time To Online, Kopana Terry

Library Presentations

No abstract provided.


Ned - Newspaper Evaluation Database: What It Does And How To Use It, Kopana Terry Aug 2011

Ned - Newspaper Evaluation Database: What It Does And How To Use It, Kopana Terry

Library Presentations

No abstract provided.


Analog To Digital: Photography Copyright Then And Now, Kopana Terry Nov 2009

Analog To Digital: Photography Copyright Then And Now, Kopana Terry

Library Presentations

No abstract provided.


The Digitization Of Historic Newspapers On Microfilm: The Kentucky Experience, Kopana Terry Apr 2009

The Digitization Of Historic Newspapers On Microfilm: The Kentucky Experience, Kopana Terry

Library Faculty and Staff Publications

As the Kentucky representative in the National Digital Newspaper Program (NDNP), the University of Kentucky Libraries Preservation and Digital Programs (UKPDP) team has worked extensively with historic newspaper digitization from microfilm over the last four years, using both an in-house production methodology and vendor resources. With more than 50 years experience with microfilming newspapers added to that, UKPDP is well versed with issues related to historic newspapers on microfilm. "Digitizing historic newspapers from microfilm" may sound as if all the work lies in the mechanics of digitization. Our experience tells us otherwise. If the digital surrogates are to be an ...


Microfilm-2-Digital: Things 2 Know Before U Digitize, Kopana Terry Jul 2008

Microfilm-2-Digital: Things 2 Know Before U Digitize, Kopana Terry

Library Presentations

No abstract provided.


Ndnp: The Kentucky Edition, Eric Weig, Kopana Terry Jul 2007

Ndnp: The Kentucky Edition, Eric Weig, Kopana Terry

Library Presentations

No abstract provided.


Evaluating Microfilm: If You Think It Doesn't Matter, Think Again [2007], Kopana Terry Jul 2007

Evaluating Microfilm: If You Think It Doesn't Matter, Think Again [2007], Kopana Terry

Library Presentations

No abstract provided.


Imaging, Kopana Terry Jul 2007

Imaging, Kopana Terry

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No abstract provided.


Evaluating Microfilm: If You Think It Doesn't Matter, Think Again [2006], Kopana Terry Jul 2006

Evaluating Microfilm: If You Think It Doesn't Matter, Think Again [2006], Kopana Terry

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No abstract provided.


Imaging: The Uk Way, Kopana Terry Jul 2006

Imaging: The Uk Way, Kopana Terry

Library Presentations

No abstract provided.