“SobekCM for Curators and Collection Managers, Training One: Introduction to SobekCM’s Capabilities” is the first in the new Sobek or SobekCM Training Series for Curators and Collection Managers. This training is scheduled for in-person attendances on Thursday, November 14 from 11am-12:30pm in Library West, room 211. In addition to this in-person version of the training, there will also be recorded for a future webinar and online viewing.
About the Training
“SobekCM for Curators and Collection Managers, Training One: Introduction to SobekCM’s Capabilities” is the first in the Sobek or SobekCM trainings for Curators and Collection Managers, which include: Metadata Editing, QC online, and Curator Tools. The “Sobek for Curators and Collection Managers, Training One” is an introduction to SobekCM and its capabilities.
The SobekCM Open Source software is in use by institutions around the world and has innovative and extensive support for GLAMs (galleries, libraries, archives, and museums). At UF, SobekCM powers the UF Digital Collections as well as collaborative libraries like the Digital Library of the Caribbean (dLOC). SobekCM allows users to discover online resources via semantic and full-text searches, as well as a variety of different browse mechanisms. For each digital resource in the repository there are a plethora of display options. In addition to robust support for user access, SobekCM provides fully-featured support for partners with integrated digital curation tools for processing materials, online metadata editing, and online submissions.