Week 3 (9-21-2015)

Digitization, Design, and Platforms

Discussion leaders: Benjamin and Broubalow

Readings

Activities

  • One-click installation of Omeka. Review the Omeka documentation  to familiarize yourself with the Dashboard, site configuration options, plugins, and themes. Focus on the Getting Started Materials and the Omeka 2.0+ materials.
  • Consider other applications from Reclaim’s C-Panel that you might want to try out. Install as necessary.
  • Evaluate the OCR from Chronicling America
  • Create a design briefing document related to your project (post to your blog).