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Omeka Slideshare

April 28 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm


Have a digital project and think you might want to use Omeka or are you actively using Omeka and want to further enhance your skills, then this event might be for you.

During this pilot slideshare, we will:

  • Review what a content management systems (CMS).
  • Help distinguish why Omeka is different than WordPress, Drupal and other CMS’s.
  • Things to think about and plan before using Omeka.
  • Compare the different versions of Omeka.
  • Requirements for hosting Omeka.
  • Review an easy way to install Omeka.
  • Discuss metadata (Dublin Core).
  • Add items and upload digital assets.
  • Omeka themes and plugins.
  • And have at least 30 minutes to discuss and share your (potential) projects.

No prior knowledge of CMS’s or Omeka is required to attend.

Will email the WebEx meeting link the morning of April 20, so please download the software and test your setup.

Please, RSVP here. Have questions? Contact Stephen Klein at sklein@gc.cuny.edu

The event is hosted by the Mina Rees Library and co-sponsored by the Digital Archive Research Collective (DARC).


April 28
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
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All GCDI meetings and events will convene remotely until further notice. Please register for the event you’d like to participate in at least two hours prior to the event, and a link and password to join the event will be shared within one hour of the start.


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