Kentucky Digital Library

Kentucky Digital Library

Check out the site at http://kdl.kyvl.org/.

The Kentucky Digital Library aims to enhance scholarship, research, and lifelong learning through access to shared digital archival collections in the state of Kentucky. Kentucky Digital Library: http://kdl.kyvl.org/
Kentuckiana Digital Library (former KDL): http://athena.uky.edu/
Our tumblr: http://banjosbourbonbarrelsandbluegrass.tumblr.com/
Twitter: @KyDigitalLib

Operating as usual

29/09/2020

Kentucky Digital Library participants are invited to take part in a CONTENTdm project client refresher Wednesday, October 7, from 10:30 to 11:30 am ET / 9:30 to 10:30 am CT. KDL's own Jennifer Howard will be reviewing the basics and answering questions, which attendees are encouraged to submit ahead of time.

Register here https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJckdO-upjgoHt2XgP4TvCbXg6l2TAmyFDdq

OR submit questions for the session here. https://kyvl.libwizard.com/f/projectclient

Please share this invitation with others who may wish to attend, and we look forward to seeing you soon.

LibWizard

09/10/2019

Join OCLC for this brief overview of CONTENTdm and examples of libraries, archives, and museums that are using the service to highlight their unique collections around the world.

CONTENTdm is the platform for Kentucky Digital Library. You can view the collections from a variety of Kentucky institutions and libraries at kdl.kyvl.org

Wednesday, October 16, 2019 2:00 pm ET
Register at http://bit.ly/2AUM0jR

During this 30-minute webinar you will learn how CONTENTdm helps institutions:

• simplify the management of digital collections, making them more easily discoverable on the Web

• make digital content available on any device through the responsive design interface

• showcase their unique collections in new ways through CONTENTdm's support of the International Image Interoperability Framework (IIIF)

oclcwebinar.webex.com

30/09/2019

Be sure to take a last look at the Kentucky Digital Library (KDL) as currently hosted at University of Kentucky. The KDL has been housed at UK since April 2002. The new KDL is scheduled to go live Tuesday, October 1. The web address will remain the same: kdl.kyvl.org

17/05/2019

The new Kentucky Digital Library is on the OCLC CONTENTdm platform. The User Group meeting is 7/8 August in Indianapolis. Registration is free for CONTENTdm users. More info at http://bit.ly/2Huy6YK

KYVL News Updates - KYVL at Kentucky Virtual Library - KYVL at Kentucky Virtual Library 01/05/2019

Kentucky Digital Library Member Council to meet May 2

The inaugural meeting of the Kentucky Digital Library Member Council will be held Thursday, May 2, from 2 pm to 3 pm ET, via Zoom.

Planned meeting topics include:

* The scheduled end of the legacy KDL site at the University of Kentucky
* Getting started documentation
* Upcoming training opportunities (Office hours?)
* Collection aliases
* News about DPLA membership
* Updates from the KDL Web Team, including unveiling of the new KDL logo

All KDL member institutions are encouraged to have one or more representatives attend meetings of the Member Council. Institutions considering participation in KDL are also invited to participate.

Participating libraries can contact [email protected] for the Zoom web meeting information.

KYVL News Updates - KYVL at Kentucky Virtual Library - KYVL at Kentucky Virtual Library The inaugural meeting of the Kentucky Digital Library Member Council will be held Thursday, May 2, from 2 pm to 3 pm ET, via Zoom. Planned meeting topics include:

05/10/2018

1931 LHS Women's BBall. "Starting five from women's basketball team at Lebanon High School in 1931-32. Front row is Golda Napier Potter (grandmother to Lee Potter Morgeson) and Beverly Gailord. Back row is Audrey Graham, Bell Cozette (not sure of the spelling) and Josephine Simms." From the Marion County Public Library new Kentucky Digital Library collection "Marion Memories."
https://kdl.contentdm.oclc.org/digital/collection/p17244coll24/id/871/rec/3

05/10/2018

The Kentucky Digital Library is built to enhance scholarship, research and lifelong learning by providing access to shared digital archival collections in the Commonwealth of Kentucky.

KDL, a collaborative initiative of the Kentucky Virtual Library (KYVL) and other Kentucky institutions, is online at kdl.kyvl.org, and is currently transitioning to a new platform at kdl.contentdm.oclc.org.

More information is available at https://kyvl.org/kdl

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