The Alliance Harvester allows Alliance members who have digital collections described in Dublin Core in an open system to contribute those collections for aggregation in the Digital Public Library of America (DPLA), Alliance Primo, or both.
This documentation explains how to contribute a set to the Digital Collections Harvester.
The Digital Collections Service has built capacity for digital collections metadata cleanup, training, and support.
This workshop will provide tools, resources, and guidelines in creating names, targeted specifically for Institutional Repository and Digital Assessment Management work.
This workshop will equip institutions to decide how to approach cleanup.
This workshop will focus on the Alliance’s Dublin Core Metadata Best Practices, particularly the required properties, and crafting high-quality records for contribution to the Alliance Harvester.
This workshop and assignments will equip institutions to decide how to use OpenRefine to enrich creator/contributor and format metadata.
This workshop helps institutions assess their OAI feeds for digital objects.
The Free-text Rights Statements workshop will focus on what the free-text field holds, and how to create free-text statements that complement Standardized Rights Statements.
The purpose of this workshop is to understand what clear rights statements on digital collections mean for staff and users.