Newsflashes

Newsflash:

Between 10 pm Saturday, 11 July and 1 am Sunday, 12 July (AEST) access to the Manuscripts, Oral History and Pictures catalogue and the viewing of digitised items will be temporarily unavailable. We apologise for any inconvenience.

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The Library's reading rooms are open. Before you visit, please read Visiting the Library. 

Digital practice guidelines for public libraries

Information and resources about Digital Practice Guidelines for Public Libraries.

Selection

This pages identifies the main selection criteria for digitisation and helps you decide which are relevant for your library.

Cataloguing and metadata

The aim of cataloguing digital collections is to provide maximum discovery and access to the items contained in that collection.

Still images

Information on digitising still images, including minimum standards and best practice for digital conversion and born digital images.