A Small-Collections On-Ramp for Participation in the 2016 Worldwide Engagement for Digitizing Biocollections (WeDigBio) Event

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The Education and Outreach Working Group and the Small Collections Network are collaborating on this webinar with the goal to increase awareness of WeDigBio 2016 in small collections across the country.

Title: A Small-collections On-Ramp for Participation in the 2016 Worldwide Engagement for Digitizing Biocollections (WeDigBio) Event

Presenter: Austin Mast (Florida State University, iDigBio)

Moderator: Libby Ellwood (Florida State University, iDigBio)

Date: June 15, 2016

Time: 12 -1 pm EDT

Location: http://idigbio.adobeconnect.com/eo

Austin Mast will present new tools for small collections to onboard specimen images for crowd-transcription at Notes from Nature (notesfromnature.org) via the Biospex platform (biospex.org).  He will also discuss the opportunities that small collections have to simultaneously advance research, STEM literacy, and local community support for collections during the WeDigBio event.

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Start Date: 
Wednesday, June 15, 2016 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm EDT
Remote Connection URL: 
http://idigbio.adobeconnect.com/eo