In-Person: Camille Chidsey, Kim Schroeder and Kevin Barton
Online: Aubrey Maynard, Bigscreen, Caitlin Brennecke, Courtney Whitmore, Laura Gentry, Kelly Kietur, Lura Smith, Margaret Diaz, and Thomas Garrish
Henry Ford Tour: It was a great experience, and there is such a digital preservation gap in the literature that we can fill. Here are some of random things that Henry Ford has in its possession:
- Letter about setting up a Ford dealership in the Vatican
- Henry Ford’s driver’s license which he got at the age of 45.
Kickstarter: Dr. Bajjaly worked miracles and got the Kickstarter through legal and development. We now have WSU account numbers. Tentative launch date of April 1st.
Kim: Amazon and final setup of Kickstarter
Camille and Laura: SLIS blog post
Kristin: SLIS and listserv lists
Lura and Courtney: Flyers
Caitlin: Flyers to SAA meeting
Everyone: Personal social media blitz
Research ideas: We will put a project page on the blog. We are considering doing a presentation on comparison/contrast between DSpace, Fedora, and Omeka.
WSU Libraries: We are looking to partner with them to get hands-on experience with migration and metadata on a variety of projects.
Digital Project: Kim has been working on organizing a digital project for class credit for this summer. You can also volunteer. This project will have components both campus and online students. If you are interested, e-mail her and let her know about how many hours you could devote to the project.
NDSA Paid Internship: It is in Maryland and has to do with infrastructure. More details are forthcoming.
DSpace Contest: We are going to hold a contest to name WSU’s DSpace. We might host it via Facebook.