Introduction to SCNet's Webinar Series

SCNet and iDigBIo are pleased to announce a series of webinars centered on supporting small collections and establishing SCNet as a collaborative resource for small collections and the professionals who manage them. Each webinar in this series will be held 3:00-4:00 p.m. EST on the dates shown below. Meetings are virtual and accessible online at https://idigbio.adobeconnect.com/scnet. No special software outside of an internet browser is required to access the virtual meeting room.

Symbiota Training

Symbiota Training: Intro to specimen management
When: Wed, August 27, 9am - 10am (Pacific Time)
Topic: Collection Control Panel, quick overview of features in the menu,
managing permissions, download backup, access to data entry and specimen
editor, tracking specimen edits, processing toolbox, etc
Where: http://idigbio.adobeconnect.org/symbiota
When: 9-10am (Pacific Time)

Botany 2014 Small Herbarium Digitization Workshop Report

The North American Network of Small Herbaria (NANSH) and iDigBio co-sposored a small herbarium digitization workshop in association with Botany 2014 on 31July in Boise, ID. 
See the blog report at iDigBio.org.
See the workshop wiki for audio recordings and pdf files of presentations.

Webinar Recording- Georeferencing Herbarium Specimens Using GeoLocate

You can access the webinar recording here:
(7/7/2014) http://idigbio.adobeconnect.com/p1wtfeto4kg/
(7/21/2014) http://idigbio.adobeconnect.com/p5jm7vlf5xr/
You can access the chat box notes here: Chat box 2014-07-07 and Chat box 2014-07-21

Webinar Recording- AIM-UP!: Advancing Integration of Museums into Undergraduate Programs

You can find the webinar recording here:

http://idigbio.adobeconnect.com/p13e9c3todn/

Webinar Recording - Large Collections Supporting Small Collections

Georeferencing herbarium specimens using Geolocate

Webinar
Topic: Georeferencing herbarium specimens using Geolocate
Presenter: Nelson Rios, Tulane and Geolocate
Date: 7 and 21 July 2014
Time: 2:00-3:00 p.m. EDT
Where: https://idigbio.adobeconnect.com/smallherb
Headsets are recommended.
A chat facility will be available to interact with Nelson.

Webinar Recording - Future of Funding for Small Collections

SPNHC 2014 Small Collections Symposium

SCNet and iDigBio are pleased to host the Recruiting, Retaining, and Supporting Small Collections in Digitization Initiatives symposium at SPNHC 2014. The symposium is scheduled for Wednesday, 25 June, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. BST.
Please see the workshop wiki for the agenda, abstracts, presentations, recordings, and further information.

Webinar Recording - Documenting the Importance of Small Collections

You can find the webinar recording here:
http://idigbio.adobeconnect.com/p88qolky8j2/