Training Opportunities from Lyrasis



Join us for one of our free webinars on writing NEH Preservation Assistance Grants (PAGs)!

Institutions can apply for a PAG to fund consulting, training, equipment, and supplies related to preservation. For more information and to read the guidelines visit  The free webinars will provide advice on the grant writing process, and Mary Downs, Senior Program Officer at the National Endowment for the Humanities, will join the session to provide additional information and answer questions.

 Sign up for one of the following sessions at

 February 8th, 1 – 2:30pm EST

March 14th, 3:00 – 4:30 EST  

March 23rd, 11:00 – 12:30 EST

 We have many  more digitization and preservation classes coming up soon too, including a new class “Getting Started with Community Digitization Projects.”  See the full list and register at

January and early February online classes include:

Digitization for Small Institutions 1/18, 1/19

Caring for Scrapbooks: Preservation and Digitization Today 1/23

Disaster Preparedness 1/23, 1/25

The Bibliographic Framework Initiative (BIBFRAME): Data Model and Development 1/24

Tooling Around: Introduction to Free Digital Preservation Tools 1/25

Starting Right: Introduction to Digital Project Management Planning 1/26

Picture This: Introduction to Digital Imaging 2/2, 2/3

Introduction to Dublin Core Metadata 2/6

More classes are scheduled for February and beyond. Please let me know if you have any questions.



Annie Peterson, Preservation Services Librarian, , 678.235.2923 , peterson.annie Skype




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