Historical and Local Digital Collections Committee

Charge

Public libraries in Wisconsin hold rich historical and local collections.  This committee will consider ways to leverage collaborative projects and partnerships to foster enhanced digital access and preservation services for these collections.  Specifically, the committee will:

  • Provide direction for existing WPLC projects related to aspects of historical and local collections including the historical newspaper project and development of digitization training and guidelines.
  • Develop projects, supporting budget requests, and collaborative efforts to foster enhanced digital access and preservation services for historical and local collections in an efficient manner.

Members

Inese Christman, Wisconsin Valley Library Service
Jill Fuller, Bridges Library System
Rebecca Leannah, Racine Public Library
Alison Ross, Monarch Library System
Bradley Shipps, Outagamie Waupaca Library System
Rose Zeich, South Central Library System

Meeting Agendas and Minutes

January 2017 Minutes

October 2016 Minutes

August 2016 Minutes