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We’re organizing two sessions at the OLA Super Conference! You can also visit us in the Expo Booth on Thursday and Friday – at booth #536!

 

When Things Get Personal: Digitizing Your Community History
Thursday, February 2 10:45AM

Join ODW and our panel to discuss examples of personal information requests, policies and management from community newspapers & indexes, school publications, and Tweedsmuir histories. We’ll discuss some real-life experiences of the ethics and challenges of undertaking community digitization projects to start the conversation.
Bridging the Gap: Linked Open Data in Libraries, Archives, Museums
Friday, February 3 2PM

Learn more about Linked Open Data and why it is important to/for the LAM Community. Our panel will address issues in collaborating on LOD projects across LAM institutions and the current state of LOD in Canada.

http://www.olasuperconference.ca/

Heading of the Orono Weekly Times

Ontario’s newspaper collections keep growing, plus more from Illinois!

Clarington Public Library

  • The complete set of newspapers from Clarington area are online now
  • Browse & search ~150,000 pages from the Orono, Bowmanville, & Clarington area!

Illinois Newspapers Portal
Coming soon…

  • More Kawartha Lakes area newspaper titles and issues, from Lindsay to Bobcaygeon and Omemee!
  • Highland Park and Downers Grove Public Libraries from Illinois are adding community newspapers & index records