Author: Recollection WI

IMLS-funded digital preservation initiative launches

Curating Community Digital Collections, our two-year IMLS-funded digital preservation initiative, officially launched on December 1. Recollection Wisconsin is thrilled to welcome Vicki Tobias as the Program Coordinator for this new project. In this role, Vicki […] 

Wisconsin Local History and Historic Preservation Conference 2017

Workshop: Introduction to Digital Projects Wisconsin Local History and Historic Preservation Conference 2017 La Crosse, October 20, 2016 Presented by Ann Hanlon, UW-Milwaukee Materials: Presentation slides Digital Project Planning Worksheet Handout — Further Resources  

Movie-struck Wisconsin

Guest curator Katherine Quanz received her PhD from the Department of English and Film Studies at Wilfrid Laurier University. Her work on sound design history and aboriginal media has appeared in Velvet Light Trap and […] 

Listening to War: Directory and oral history tip sheets

An important product of our yearlong NEH-funded planning project was a directory of the audiovisual collections we identified around the state. The directory, Wisconsin’s Wartime Oral Histories, is now available online. It includes descriptions of […] 

Celebrating our first year in DPLA

In August, Recollection Wisconsin celebrated its first anniversary as a partner in the Digital Public Library of America. As the state’s DPLA Service Hub, Recollection Wisconsin shares almost half a million digital cultural heritage resources […] 

Wisconsin state government documents online

More than 15,000 state government documents are now available through Recollection Wisconsin and DPLA, thanks to the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction (DPI) and the Wisconsin Legislative Reference Bureau (LRB). These collections are in active […]