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Preparing the Workforce for Digital Curation

The massive increase in digital information in the last decade has created new requirements for institutional and technological structures and workforce skills. Preparing the Workforce for Digital Curation focuses on education and training needs to meet the demands for access to and meaningful use of digital information, now and in the future. 110 more words

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This Week in NDSA: How do we manage digital content and where might you fit in?

This week’s post comes from our Research Chair, Roxanne Brazell! She discusses several important facets of digital content management and where students might find themselves situated in this dynamic field! 471 more words

This Week In NDSA

Digital Curation #2

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By Elizabeth Wein

Subject Area blog post here:

https://bookpicksbykelly.wordpress.com/2015/03/03/historical-fiction-for-high-school/

BBC Documentary: Spitfire Women Preview (2.49 minutes)

This documentary preview does a nice job of showing footage of l women pilots flying for the Air Transport Auxiliary during World War II. 573 more words

Digital Curation #1

Kennedy’s Last Days: The Assassination That Defined a Generation

By Bill O’Reilly

Subject Area blog post here:

https://bookpicksbykelly.wordpress.com/2015/03/03/historical-nonfiction-text-for-high-school/

Assassination of JFK: History Channel (4 minutes) 737 more words

Being a Digital Curator

Source: http://pixshark.com/too-much-information-internet.htm

Ever felt overwhelmed by the amount of information on the internet? I know I have. How do we filter this information to allow us to access credible and specific information? 368 more words

Being A Digital Curator

Storybird as a Teaching Resource

Storybird is a Web 2.0 application that is free to join (Education Services Australia, 2015). It allows the user to imaginatively create their own visual story using picturesque images. 365 more words