August 30, 2017
The call for presentation and poster proposals for the Fall Mid-Michigan Digital Practitioners Meeting has been extended to Friday, September 15.
The meeting will be held October 19-20, 2017, at the Library of Michigan, in Lansing, MI. The two-day event is sponsored by the Library of Michigan and the Michigan Archival Association. As always, registration for all participants is free. If you create, manage, or transform digital collections in Michigan, we want to hear from you!
You can find more details in this previous post, or by visiting the MMDP website at https://midmichdp.wordpress.com/.
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February 8, 2017
MAA’s Vice-President/President-Elect and Mid-Michigan Digital Practioners member Nicole Garrett Smeltekop, along with fellow MMDP member Matt Schultz, talks about the MMDP in the latest post on the blog of the National Digital Stewardship Alliance (NDSA).
Be sure to check out the MMDP website for information on the upcoming Spring meeting, March 23-34, 2017, at Wayne State University.
Thanks to Ed Busch for alerting us to the post!
January 31, 2017
The deadline for submitting proposals for the spring Mid Michigan Digital Practitioners meeting has been extended to this Friday, February 3. Submission details at http://midmichdp.wordpress.com.
The Mid Michigan Digital Practitioners will convene for its next meeting March 23 and 24, at the campus of Wayne State University. The two day event will be sponsored by the Reuther Library and the Wayne State University Library. The event will bring together a wide range of professionals engaged in creating and curating digital collections in Michigan and the surrounding region, including librarians, archivists, museum curators, historians, and more.
Three workshops will be offered on the 23rd. In the morning will be a “Best Practices Exchange” hackathon; in the afternoon will be “Less Typing, More Fixing: An Introduction to Regular Expression,” and “APIs”.
The regular meeting will happen on March 24 with presentations, posters, and discussions.
For more details on registration, workshops, locations, parking and more see the MMDP website at http://midmichdp.wordpress.com.
February 3, 2016
Registration is open for the Mid-Michigan Digital Practitioners spring workshop and meeting on March 17-18, 2016, hosted by Grand Valley State University in Allendale. All those interested should register for this free event at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/VSWKH7Y. Deadline for registration is February 19. More information about the event, including the line-up of presenters and workshops, is linked from the registration survey.
January 4, 2016
Our friends at Mid-Michigan Digital Practitioners (MMDP) have announced that there is still time to submit proposals for talks and posters for its next meeting, taking place March 18, 2016, at Grand Valley State University. MMDP brings together “a wide range of professionals engaged in creating and curating digital collections in Mid-Michigan and the surrounding region, including librarians, archivists, museum curators, historians, and more.” The MMDP Planning Group welcomes proposals from anyone but is particularly interested in proposals from smaller institutions and students. Visit the MMDP webpage for more information and to view the full Call for Proposals (PDF). The deadline for submissions is January 11.