5 Things Thursday: Call for Submissions

Due to a recent busy work schedule and some recent volunteer activity at my local historical society, I feel I need to take a brief hiatus from Mod Librarian until mid-June. That said, I would welcome a guest contributor or contributors and/or any interesting links to metadata, archive, cataloging, or digital asset management related news… Continue reading 5 Things Thursday: Call for Submissions

5 Things Thursday: The Brevity Edition

Going through a major DAM system upgrade this week is arduous. Here are five things without much explanation.What should MLIS students be reading?Infographic on why digital asset management is crucial to your organization.Spring issue of Seattle Area Archivist.Data is sexy according to NY Times.Another DAM Podcast with the Harley Davidson DAM experts.

5 Things Thursday: Twitter Archive, Dublin Core, DAM

Here are five things for springtime. Wondering about the much anticipated Library of Congress Twitter Archive? Here is an update on the project. Can you effectively use Dublin Core metadata for SEO purposes? Yes you can, for a variety of reasons explained here. What is the true value of a digital asset? Here is a… Continue reading 5 Things Thursday: Twitter Archive, Dublin Core, DAM

5 Things Thursday: Spring Cleaning, DAM Findability, Crowdsourcing

I am freshly back from a wonderful trip to the Big Apple and ready to present 5 things for you to consider: Curious about music librarianship? Get the scoop on Hack Library School. As with any concentration, it helps to focus your efforts, join applicable organizations and network with other music librarians. This is an… Continue reading 5 Things Thursday: Spring Cleaning, DAM Findability, Crowdsourcing