Presentation on theme: "The Digital Library of Georgia: Sustainability and Success through Collaboration Sheila McAlister Associate Director Digital Library of Georgia."— Presentation transcript:
The Digital Library of Georgia: Sustainability and Success through Collaboration Sheila McAlister Associate Director Digital Library of Georgia
GALILEO Community 9,829,211: number of Georgians currently being served by GALILEO as of July 1, 2010 383: number of Participating Institutions FY2010 35: University System of Georgia 26: Technical College System of Georgia 17: Atlanta Macon Private Academic Libraries 29: Georgia Private Academic Libraries 62: Georgia Public Library Systems 186: Public K-12 School Systems 28: Private K-12 Schools (Members of Georgia Independent School Association)
DLG Mission Statement The Digital Library of Georgia … collaborates with Georgia's Libraries, archives, museums, and other institutions of education and culture to provide access to key information resources on Georgia history, culture, and life.
Stakeholders GALILEO Georgia Public Library Service Georgia Humanities Council Institute for Museum and Library Services National Endowment for the Humanities National Historic Publications and Records Commission University of Georgia Libraries
GALILEO Knowledge Repository Conduct a survey and focus groups of the USG faculty’s usage and perceptions of IRs Build a central repository of standardized metadata, featuring the repository collection mapping tool, harvested from eight IRs in the USG
GKR Establish a service to host individual IRs for three participating USG institutions Establish IR-related services: rights assistance, digitization, content submission, and preservation Develop and implement the Statewide and Consortial Repositories Symposium