CONTENTdm 6: Editing Collections & Using Tab-Delimited Text Files

Course Description
Course Type: 

The basic functionality of CONTENTdm is covered in three courses: Adding Visual Materials, Adding Textual Materials, and Editing Collections & Using Tab-Delimited Text Files. 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.

CONTENTdm 6: Editing Collections & Using Tab-Delimited Text Files (previously Maintaining Collections) focuses on editing objects that have already been made publicly available. This includes editing metadata within the Project Client spreadsheet, editing and adding objects via the web, and adding objects using a tab-delimited file.

Learning Objectives: 
By the end of the course, the participant should be able to:
  • Pull objects from the published collection and edit the metadata and object itself
  • Edit an object via the web-based interface
  • Add an object via the web-based interface
  • Add multiple items using a tab-delimited text file
Target Audience: 
Library staff who use or will be using CONTENTdm
Prerequisites: 
CONTENTdm 6: Adding Visual Materials or CONTENTdm 6: Adding Textual Materials or experience in how to add and publish visual and/or textual materials.
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
Contact Hours: 
4
Fees
Amigos Member Early Bird Fee: 
$140.00
Amigos Member Fee: 
$165.00
Non-member Early Bird Fee: 
$195.00
Non-member Fee: 
$220.00
Scheduled Dates