Digital Archivist Assistant @ City of Greater Sudbury Archives

Submitted 5 years ago by Dan Trepanier 

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The Digital Archivist Assistant would be responsible for the creation of preservation scans of historical images (using a standard of 8”x 10” 600 dpi [4800 X 6000 pixels], tiff format, on an Epson 10,000 XL Photo Scanner), the creation and attachment of metadata for the images, the creation of low resolution copies (72 dpi JPEG) for the internet, and the entry of the descriptions for these images into the Archives Association of Ontario's searchable database Archeion.

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