Crossing State Lines For Collaborative Newspaper Digitization: The Gateway to Oklahoma History

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This presentation discusses a collaborative project between the Oklahoma Historical Society and the University of North Texas (UNT) to digitize all of the pre-1923 newspapers in the Oklahoma Historical Society's collection. The project involved building The Gateway to Oklahoma History, which allows easy access to newspapers for students, researchers, and journalists.

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Creation Date: May 24, 2012
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UNT Libraries
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UNT Scholarly Works
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Day, Jennifer

Oklahoma Historical Society

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Newell, Mallory

Oklahoma Historical Society

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Williams, Chad

Oklahoma Historical Society

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Fisher, Sarah Lynn

University of North Texas

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  • Creation: May 24, 2012
Description:

This presentation discusses a collaborative project between the Oklahoma Historical Society and the University of North Texas (UNT) to digitize all of the pre-1923 newspapers in the Oklahoma Historical Society's collection. The project involved building The Gateway to Oklahoma History, which allows easy access to newspapers for students, researchers, and journalists.

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Abstract: This presentation discusses a collaborative project between the Oklahoma Historical Society and the University of North Texas (UNT) to digitize all of the pre-1923 newspapers in the Oklahoma Historical Society's collection. The project involved building The Gateway to Oklahoma History, which allows easy access to newspapers for students, researchers, and journalists. The project is funded in part by the Excellence and Ethics in Journalism Grant.

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36 p.

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Keyword(s): newspapers | digitization projects | Oklahoma
Source: Society of Southwest Archivists Annual Meeting, 2012, Phoenix, Arizona, United States
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UNT Libraries
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UNT Scholarly Works
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  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc86155
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