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Category: guides and workflows

guides and workflows

Setting Up an Open Archives Initiative Protocol for Metadata Harvesting Provider

At The New School Archives and Special Collections, we initially wanted set up an Open Archives Initiative Protocol for Metadata Harvesting (OAI-PMH) data provider to be able to serve our digital collections records from our CollectiveAccess site to the OCLC Digital Collections Gateway so that they would be searchable on WorldCat. Later on, we wanted […]

guides and workflows

Interference Archive’s Guide to Cataloging with CollectiveAccess

Volunteers at Interference Archives collectively created a wiki to document their cataloging workflow. Read the guide here: https://catalog.interferencearchive.org/issues/wiki/CA-Process-for-IAcatalogers

guides and workflows

Cataloger’s Manual from the Archives of La MaMa Experimental Theatre Club

Read the manual here: http://collectiveaccesscommunity.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/2016-LaMaMa_CA-Manual-5.pdf

guides and workflows

Queens Memory’s Cataloging Workflows for Image + Oral History Records

This cataloging workflow was created by the Queens Memory Project, a collaboration of the Archives at Queens Borough Public Library and the Queens College Department of Special Collections and Archives. The Queens Memory Project site uses CollectiveAccess for displaying its collection of items. The Queens Memory team created a simplified version of its full cataloging […]