CONTENTdm 6: Adding Visual Materials

Course Description
Course Type: 

Basic CONTENTdm functionality is covered in three courses: Adding Visual Materials, Adding Textual Materials, and Editing Collections & Using Tab-Delimited Text Files (previously Maintaining Collections). Participants may enroll in either or both of the first two courses, but must complete at least one of them in order to enroll in the third course.

CONTENTdm 6: Adding Visual Materials covers the basics for importing visual materials. Specifically, we will customize a collection for visual material, create a project, import graphics, and work with transcripts.

Learning Objectives: 
Upon completion of the course, the participant should be able to:
  • Customize a collection for visual materials
  • Import, edit, upload, and make a photograph publicly accessible and searchable
  • Import a two-sided object with a transcript and make the object publicly accessible and searchable
Target Audience: 
Library staff who use or will be using CONTENTdm
Homework Expectations and Completion Requirements: 
  • Approximately one hour of homework will be required each day.
  • It is designed for individual participation; each individual must register.
Session Duration: 
This course consists of two 2-hour sessions.
Continuing Education Credit
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Scheduled Dates