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Breaking down the Costs — what are your digitization projects really costing? Dreanna Belden [email protected] July 10, 2009. B R E A K I N G D O W N TH E CO S T S. h. h t t p : / / t e x a s h i s t o r y . u n t . e d u /.

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b r e a k i n g d o w n th e co s t s

Breaking down the Costs —

what are your digitization projects

really costing?

Dreanna Belden

[email protected]

July 10, 2009

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what’s your philosophy?

  • target vs. neiman’s approach
  • perfection ≠usefulness
  • perceived value
  • access = gold standard

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Legacies, Fall 2007

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preciousizing, and issues thereof. . .

  • how valid are our determinations of low and high value of collections? what constitutes significance, and to whom?
  • who is the audience? (are you sure?)
  • uncorrected or corrected OCR?
  • full or select transcriptions? XML markup?
  • level of description?

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a little history,

or a tale of two collections . . .

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a tale of two collections . . .

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* costs are based on the grant budget, and how real is that?

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a tale of two more collections . . .

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* again, costs are based on the grant budget, and how accurate is it?

** based on our internal pricing model

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cost benefit analysis graph

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BENEFIT: USAGE

Figured as the value of page cost per view over time. The benefit being measured is usage. (cost per digital image in cents/page views per year).

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inputs & statistics/year:

  • permanent staff salaries
  • student salaries
  • $$: grants, donors, sponsored projects
  • equipment costs
  • storage
  • overhead
  • digital files/objects

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what do we have?

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  • UNT Libraries Digital Collections
    • 9,327 digital objects, over 740,000 digital images
    • Electronic Theses and Dissertations
    • Music Library
      • College of Music Recordings/Programs
    • Miniature Book Collections
    • CRS Reports
    • Federal News maps, WWI & WWII posters
    • FCC Record
    • A to Z with Gov Docs

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UNT Libraries Digital Collections

. . . End-of-Term Harvest of the .gov domain

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and how does that stack up to prices we have been charging?

  • photographs - $3.75
  • negatives - $5.00
  • glass plate negatives - $6.25
  • large format maps, posters, panoramics, etc.
  • up to 30” - $33.50
  • up to 50” - $47.50
  • newspapers from microfilm - $1.03/page

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questions?

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Dreanna Belden

University of North Texas

[email protected]

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