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School for Scanning NY: new registration deadline



The Northeast Document Conservation Center announces an extension of the
registration deadline for School for Scanning NYC.  The new registration
deadline is October 24, 1997. School for Scanning: Issues of Preservation
and Access for Paper-Based Collections,  November 3-5, 1997;  At the New
York Academy of Medicine,  1216 5th Ave. (at 103rd St.), NYC.

School for Scanning is a conference designed to take the mystery out of
digital technology while training participants in: The Basics of Digital
Technology; File Formats; Content Selection for Digitiza-tion; Legal
Issues; Text and Image Scanning; Quality Control and Costs; Metadata;
Digital Preservation; World Wide Web Applications; CD-ROM Publications.

The faculty includes: Steve Dalton, NEDCC; Howard Besser, University of
California at Berkeley; Steve Chapman, Harvard University; Paul Conway,
Yale University Library; Richard Ekman, The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation;
Franziska Frey, Image Permanence Institute; Janet Gertz, Columbia
University; Kevin Guthrie, JSTOR; Paul Handly, National Park Service;
Melissa Smith Levine, Library of Congress; Steve Puglia, National Archives
and Records Administration; Roy Rosenzweig, George Mason University; Maxine
Sitts,Digital Communications Consultant; Roy Tennant, University of
California at Berkeley; Diane van der Reyden, Conservation Analytical
Laboratory; Diane Vogt-OConnor, National Park Service; and Stuart Weibel,
OCLC. 

The cost of the conference is $255 including lunches.  All participants
will also be responsible for all their travel and lodging costs.  The
number of participants is limited and registration applications will be
accepted on a first-come-first-served basis.  

For more information or to request a flier with a registration form,
contact Gay Tracy, Northeast Document Conservation Center, 100 Brickstone
Square, Andover, MA  01810-1494; 508 470-1010; <tracy@xxxxxxxxx>.


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