NN/LM SCR Funding Opportunity Digital Preservation and Access Award
The NN/LM SCR is pleased to announce the following funding opportunity:
Digital Preservation and Access Award
The purpose of the Digital Preservation and Access (DiPA) Award is to increase accessibility to historically significant and unique items in the South Central Region by providing funding for Network members to digitize portions of their collections. Collections considered for digital preservation under this award should increase accessibility of health/medical collections. These digital collections must be made freely available online and also accessible via the National Library of Medicine Directory of the History of Medical Collections.
One project up to $25,000 will be awarded.
Applications due March 9, 2012.
Proposal instructions (and the complete RFP) are available at: http://nnlm.gov/scr/funding/dipa.pdf.
Additional information on funding from the NN/LM SCR can be found online at: http://nnlm.gov/scr/funding/