Presenters Perida Mitchell, Tamika Strong, and Tina Monaco will discuss how to establish, publicize, and foster community relationships for public libraries in Georgia interested in building a funeral program collection from the ground up. Other topics will include rights and privacy issues as well as the process of storing, organizing and ultimately digitizing your funeral program collections. Finally, all three presenters will offer tips and suggestions based on their own project experiences to guide those just getting started. If time allows, a question and answer session will follow.
By the end of this webinar, participants will be able to:
* Understand the process for establishing a funeral program collection;
* Work with community partners to promote the project;
* Identify options for organizing and storage of the items;
* Understand the basics and benefits of digitization.