digitization

  • Library of Congress pushing digitization over next 5 years

    The Library of Congress is marching resolutely into the digital age and recently released a new, five-year integration plan.

  • A clean start to address new governmentwide efficiency objectives

    Tyler Morris, the director of product management for Iron Mountain Government Solutions, explains how agencies improve records management and office space management at the same time.

  • DLA goes digital, stops printing unclassified maps for archiving

    Until recently, the Defense Logistics Agency spent a good deal of time and money printing and mailing hard copies of its unclassified maps in order to be archived.

  • Federal CIOs: The challenges of digitization

    Mark Forman, vice president and Global Head of Public Sector for Unisys, joins host Mark Amtower on this week’s Amtower Off Center to discuss FITARA, the Internet of Things, and the top issues facing the CIO community. July 2, 2018

  • User-centric approach to digitization is a winning strategy

    Doug Taylor, a program director for HighPoint Global, describes the factors agencies should consider when modernizing citizen services.

  • Kate Zwaard: Library of Congress grows digital collection

    The Library of Congress has launched an online workspace for people who want to use its digital collections to create new things.

  • Courtney O’Callaghan, Chief Digital Officer, Freer and Sackler Galleries

    The Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery — the Smithsonian’s museums featuring Asian art — will ring in the new year by releasing their entire collections online to the public on Jan. 1. The majority of the 40,000 pieces have never been seen before by the public. Most will be available in high resolution. Courtney O’Callaghan is the galleries’ chief digital officer. She spoke with Tom Temin on the Federal Drive about this digital transition and the collection itself.

  • OPM starts digitizing employee records

    The Office of Personnel Management has started scanning employee records so that one day pensions can be calculated by computer.