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Preserving and Digitizing Plant Images:

Linking Plant Images and Databases for Public Access

Completed November 2000

Selected Resources

Other National Leadership Award projects

Hawaiian Newspaper Image Delivery via the Web, from the University of Hawaii

The William Gale Gedney Photographs and Writings, from Duke University

Digital Image Managers for the New Millenium: A Museum / University Collaboration, from the University of North Texas

Digital Image Databases

The American Memory Project at the Library of Congress.

CalPhotos California Plants & Photographs, from the University of California at Berkeley's Digital Library Project.

Issues in Digital Imaging

Introduction to Imaging: Issues in Constructing an Image Database, an excellent and comprehensive resource from the Getty Information Institute.

Evaluating Digital Technology

Kenney, Anne R. and Rieger, Oya Y. "Using Kodak Photo CD Technology for Preservation and Access: A Guide for Librarians, Archivists, and Curators."

SinarBron Imaging. Digital Photography Workflow

Vendors and Products

LizardTech, Inc., developer of MrSID compression software.

Information about the Kaiser Scando digital scanning camera.

Plume Ltd., makers of the Scandles lighting system.

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