Upcoming LYRASIS Classes

September 21, 2015By Jennifer BielewskiClasses and Events, Lyrasis No Comments

For more information or to register, please visit our website. The Bibliographic Framework Initiative (BIBFRAME): Data Model and Development, October 8, 2015 – 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM EST Introduction to Outsourcing for Digitization: Who, What, When, Where, Why and How, October 13, 2015 – 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM EST Introduction to Preservation Metadata, … Read More

The Continuing Impact of Connecting To Collections

September 11, 2015By Jennifer BielewskiLyrasis, Preservation No Comments

In 2005, the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS), together with Heritage Preservation, released A Public Trust at Risk: The Heritage Health Index Report. Based on the first comprehensive survey ever conducted of the condition and preservation needs of our nation’s collections; the report was an in-depth look at the state of collections care … Read More

75 Days

75 Days

September 4, 2015By Robert MillerLyrasis

Dear LYRASIS members, As I write this update, it is day 75 since joining the LYRASIS team. I am having a blast. What a wonderful community of archives, libraries and museums we are a part of. We serve more than 4,000 members, in 28 countries on 6 continents, all of whom are doing fascinating things. … Read More

The Gulf Coast Recovery Project: A Retrospective

The Gulf Coast Recovery Project: A Retrospective

September 2, 2015By Jennifer BielewskiPreservation

This past weekend marked the 10 year anniversary of Hurricane Katrina and its destructive aftermath. Many of us were there, helping from the minutes before the storm hit to months later when people from all over pitched in however possible to rebuild and restore communities. In 2006, LYRASIS received a $12 million grant from the … Read More

Digitization or Bust!

Digitization or Bust!

August 25, 2015By Jennifer BielewskiDigitization

For many of us, it was Panama City Beach or bust as nearly 100 information professionals convened at the Digitization Conference, hosted by the Panhandle Library Access Network (PLAN) at Florida State University. The conference was packed with invigorating speakers from LYRASIS, DPLA, the State Library of Florida, George Blood Audio LP, Penn State, ResCarta, … Read More

Extraordinary Views

Extraordinary Views

August 24, 2015By adminCase Studies No Comments

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A Week of LYRASIS Webinars for Members

August 11, 2015By Jennifer BielewskiLyrasis No Comments

LYRASIS is hosting a week of webinars in September to provide you with an opportunity to learn more about our newest vendor partners and their resources. You and your colleagues can register for any of these sessions at the links below. Business Expert Press, also hosting content from Momentum Press Engineering, Momentum Press STEM, and … Read More