DIGITIZATION

 

This page links to digitization workflow documentation from LADI post-custodial projects. These documents have been created to help each team understand the equipment and digitization process chosen for each project.

The documents are hosted in Texas ScholarWorks, the University of Texas' institutional repository. They are available to view as PDFs.

 

Fondo Real de Cholula digitization equipment & software guide

This guide details the equipment and software used in the Fondo Real de Cholula digitization project. This project, launched in 2018, uses a tripod-mounted DSLR camera tethered to Adobe Lightroom to digitize fragile, bound materials. This guide is written in Spanish.

 

Fondo Real de Cholula digitization workflow guide

This guide provides step-by-step instructions for digitizing the Fondo Real de Cholula, including daily equipment setup, tethered capture, photo editing and export. This guide is written in Spanish.

 

Proceso de Comunidades Negras digitization workflow guide

This guide provides step-by-step instructions for digitizing the Proceso de Comunidades Negras collection. This project, launched in 2018, uses Epson WorkForce DS-6500 and PlusTek OpticBook A300 flatbed scanners and Vuescan Professional Edition scanning software to digitize bound and unbound materials. This guide is written in Spanish.

 

Equipe de Articulação e Assessorias às Comunidades Negras do Vale do Ribeira digitization workflow guide

This guide provides step-by-step instructions for digitizing the Equipe de Articulação e Assessorias às Comunidades Negras do Vale do Ribeira (EAACONE) collection. This project, launched in 2019, uses Epson WorkForce DS-50000 flatbed scanners and Vuescan Professional Edition scanning software to digitize bound and unbound materials. This guide is available in Portuguese and English.