Lyrasis Webinar Series: FADGI (Federal Agencies Digitization Guidelines Initiative) Returns!

January 30, 2023By LyrasisClass Spotlight, Classes and Events, Digitization, Lyrasis

The FADGI webinar series returns! Join us for an overview and deep dive of the Federal Agencies Digitization Guidelines Initiative (FADGI) with Don Williams and Jim Studnicki. In this five part series, we’ll begin with Don Williams giving an overview of the FADGI guidelines, their purpose, and his work with the Still Image Working Group, … Read More

Lyrasis November Instructor Spotlight: Audrey Barbakoff

October 27, 2022By Jennifer BielewskiClass Spotlight, Classes and Events, Lyrasis

Our October Instructor Spotlights Audrey Barbakoff, founder and CEO of Co/Lab Capacity LLC. Audrey has over a decade of experience as a librarian and manager in public libraries, ranging from a tiny rural library in Connecticut to a 50-branch system in Washington state. Audrey’s innovative library work has been recognized by Library Journal Movers & … Read More

Managing Change

August 29, 2016By Jennifer BielewskiClass Spotlight, Classes and Events

This is a special invite to attend our September 9, 2016 2nd Friday Session, Managing Change in Information Organizations from the Inside Out. We received feedback in almost every LYRASIS Leadership Forum that managing change, whether its change in staff, budgets, direction, software, is something that staff struggle with no matter how large the scope … Read More

Digital and Preservation Services Classes from LYRASIS

May 28, 2015By Jennifer BielewskiClass Spotlight, Classes and Events No Comments

This Summer, LYRASIS is offering online classes including “Promotion and Outreach for Preservation,” “Caring for Scrapbooks: Preservation and Digitization Today,” and “Using MODS to Describe Cultural Heritage Resources.” All times displayed are Eastern Standard. To register or to see the full LYRASIS class schedule go to Promotion and Outreach for Preservation 6/2/2015 4:00PM – … Read More

Meet the Candidates for LYRASIS Board of Trustees

March 11, 2015By LyrasisClass Spotlight, LYRASIS Board of Trustees

Candidates for Academic and/or Research Library Representative (Elect 2) Ivan Gaetz, Library Director at Colorado College “For the past fifteen years a driving force of my professional life pertains to library collaboration. Leading a team of librarians at Regis University and now at Colorado College, and understanding the challenges of the 21st century library, reveals … Read More

Class Spotlight

March 1, 2015By LyrasisClass Spotlight

Newspaper Collections: How to Manage, Preserve, and Digitize (Multi-Session Event) March 25, 2 pm – 4 pm ET March 26, 2 pm – 4 pm ET This four-hour online class is designed to help institutions identify common preservation issues with newspaper collections and develop strategies for maintaining access to their content. Newspapers have an important role in our lives. They are … Read More