Week 4: Content Management and Digital Exhibits

Thursday, September 19

In this unit, we will explore:

  • the functions and capabilities of Omeka, a content management platform for publishing digital exhibits

Part I: Introduction to Omeka

Sample Omeka-based Sites
Apron Strings and Kitchen Sinks: The USDA Bureau of Home Economics
Florida Memory
Goin’ North
Our Marathon

Practicum: Collection Building in Omeka

Instructions can be found here. We will walk through this in class, but you may want to review these instructions ahead of time.