Fall 2018 Fall Workshops

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This FREE day-long workshop will introduce participants to the Digital Public Library of America (DPLA). Participants will leave with a better understanding of what DPLA is, how to use it as a resource, and about Florida’s involvement with DPLA through the new Sunshine State Digital Network (SSDN). Learn more about how to get involved and how to prepare your metadata for inclusion. We welcome anyone in the Florida library, cultural heritage, and museum community to attend. Light breakfast and lunch will be provided. The first 25 registrants who attend* will receive a $150 honorarium thanks to a generous grant from the Knight Foundation.

09:00 am-09:30 am: Registration and welcome

09:30 am-10:30 am: What is DPLA and SSDN

10:30 am-10:45 am: Break

10:45 am-12:00 pm: Introduction to SSDN Metadata Guidelines and Shareable Metadata

12:00 pm-01:00 pm: Lunch

01:00 pm-02:45 pm: Shareable Metadata continued and Rightsstatements.org

02:45 pm-03:00 pm: Break

03:00 pm-03:50 pm: Interactive discussion

03:50 pm-04:00 pm: Closing remarks

Pensacola—Wednesday, November 28, 2018, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
University of West Florida Conference Center Lounge, Second Floor
11000 University Pkwy bldg 22, Pensacola, FL 32514

Jacksonville—Friday, November 30, 2018, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Jacksonville Public Library Main Branch
303 N Laura St, Jacksonville, FL 32202
There is a $7 all-day parking fee in the Duval Street Parking Garage see https://www.jaxpubliclibrary.org/parking-main-library for additional information.

Fill out our Registration Form (https://goo.gl/forms/Ab59BnJzLbHjfSsK2) by Friday, November 23 to RSVP.

*Registrant must attend the entire workshop. Only one honorarium per attendee. Honorariums cannot be awarded to an organization.

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