Newspaper Metadata Manual

Newspaper Metadata Manual

Date: 2013
Creator: Weidner, Andrew
Description: This document describes the process that the University of North Texas (UNT) Libraries' Digital Newspaper Unit (DNU) uses to create metadata for the scanned newspapers published on The Portal to Texas History as part of the Texas Digital Newspaper Program (TDNP). High quality metadata helps users find what they want more quickly. Over time, accurate descriptive metadata fosters trust among the Portal's user community.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Digital Curation Micro-Applications: Digital Lifecycle Management with AutoHotkey

Digital Curation Micro-Applications: Digital Lifecycle Management with AutoHotkey

Date: May 7, 2013
Creator: Weidner, Andrew; Wilson, Robert John & Alemneh, Daniel Gelaw
Description: Poster presented at the 2013 Texas Conference on Digital Libraries. This poster discusses open source software tools coded with AutoHotkey that the UNT digital libraries group has developed for digital curation during the pre-ingest stage of the digital resource lifecycle.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Unplug Your Mouse: Workflow Automation with AutoHotkey

Unplug Your Mouse: Workflow Automation with AutoHotkey

Date: February 20, 2013
Creator: Weidner, Andrew & Wilson, Robert John
Description: This Tech Talk presentation discusses workflow automation with AutoHotkey. AutoHotkey provides an easy to use scripting language for assigning multiple actions to a single key command, or hotkey. The AutoHotkey syntax also supports programming constructs and the creation of graphical user interfaces for developing complex applications. This Tech Talk will demonstrate how to write AutoHotkey scripts and give examples of how the Digital Projects Unit is using the software to streamline repetitive tasks.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Workflow Tools for Digital Curation

Workflow Tools for Digital Curation

Date: April 17, 2013
Creator: Weidner, Andrew & Alemneh, Daniel Gelaw
Description: This article discusses workflow tools for digital curation.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries