VALA2006 Session 7 Atkinson

VALA2006Digital practice: Picture NSW and the development of guidelines for local digitising programs

VALA 2006 CONCURRENT SESSION 7: Delivering Online Content
Thursday 9 February 2006, 14:00 – 14:30
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VALA Peer Reviewed PaperLaurie Atkinson

Co-ordinator, Corporate Information, City of Boroondara

Vincent Dale

Information Systems Coordinator, Lake Macquarie City Library

Ellen Forsyth

Consultant, Public Library Services, State Library of New South Wales

Judy Peppard

Director, Practico Pty Ltd

Derek Whitehead

Director, Information Resources, Swinburne University of Technology

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The paper arises from the PictureNSW project undertaken in 2004 and 2005 by the State Library of New South Wales in cooperation with New South Wales public libraries. The paper sets out the goals of the project, the processes followed, and the rationale and nature of the Guidelines produced by the project. It sets out some lessons of the project, and some suggestions for the future.