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PA Photos and Documents Islandora Update Webinar

When:  December 3, 2018 2:00pm

Earlier this year, Hosting Solutions and Library Consulting (HSLC) conducted an RFP for a new digital repository software platform for PA Photos and Documents. The open-source platform Islandora was chosen, and HSLC has hired discoverygarden to implement the new system.

On Monday, December 3 at 2:00 p.m., HSLC will host a webinar to update PA Photos and Documents collection managers and others interested about the migration and implementation process.

The webinar will provide the following information:

  • Overview of Islandora as a system
  • Overview of key differences between CONTENTdm and Islandora
  • Timeline and process for data conversion and go-live in Islandora
  • Moratorium on current work in CONTENTdm
  • Planning for training on Islandora in 2019
  • Acceptance of new digital collections in Islandora in 2019
  • Attendee Q&A

Please register for the PA Photos and Documents Islandora Update webinar here

After registering you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the training.

This webinar will be recorded and the recording will be made available on the POWER Library For Librarians section. Collection managers and other participants interested in participating in PA Photos and Documents can always contact for additional information.