PALS Islandora Workday 2019: Keeping Digital Archives simple through Metadata and AI

On Friday, August 16th, the PALS Islandora community met at Bethany Lutheran College. PALS began the day with a brief update, noting that thanks to the staff at Augsburg University, PALS will look at testing the user engagement features of…

Augsburg University oral histories site Augorah now available

In August 2019, Augsburg University archives staff completed Augorah, a site where faculty, students, and other members of the Augsburg community can upload oral histories. Augorah includes an oral history toolkit with instructions on getting started, equipment guides, links to release forms,…

The impact of ARCH digital collections on Sesquicentennial Celebrations

Minnesota State University, Mankato recently celebrated its Sesquicentennial and saw the impact of its digital collections in ARCH. In particular, the staff was able to take advantage of the search capabilities in research related to the festivities. The article on…

Opendora now available Opendora: the all-in-one solution for the storage of open education resources for Minnesota State

Opendora is a central digital repository developed by PALS that empowers you as Minnesota State faculty and staff to preserve, load, share and manage open education resources (OER). Textbooks, syllabi, lecture notes, reading lists, and videos are just some examples. It is possible to add any format including Word documents, PDFs, MP4s and…

Choir recordings now available in Bethany Lutheran College Digital Archives

Bethany Lutheran College is excited to announce that digitized vinyl records of the Bethany Lutheran College Choir performing sacred pieces from various concert programs are available online. Please feel free to explore and listen to them in the Choir Recordings collection. “These…

Martin Luther King, Jr collection available in Minnesota State University, Mankato’s Arch digital repository

The audio of Martin Luther King, Jr’s speeches, and transcript are now available at Minnesota State University, Mankato’s digital repository known as Arch. Read more about the collection at Minnesota State University, Mankato’s news highlights and stories from KEYC and…