Digital Initiatives, a unit within the Metadata, Preservation, and Digital Initiatives Department, digitizes and provides access to unique and rare collections of the K-State Libraries and K-State communities. The unit also participates in the digital preservation process while incorporating best practices into the creation, description, and storage of digital collections.
Areas of focus
This unit’s areas of focus include:
Digital Collections - a gateway to a variety of unpublished and/or historical resources ranging from books and peer-reviewed articles to photographs and historical documents.
- Providing leadership and personnel in the areas of digitization in order to elevate campus projects.
- Enhancing the research reputation of K-State by developing supportive services and collections.
- Increasing the visibility and understanding of staff, roles, services, collections, and programs of the Libraries to promote the added value that libraries and librarians bring to engagement.