The CRKN Board of Directors has announced that OurDigitalWorld has been approved as an Associate Member of CRKN. OurDigitalWorld is a Canadian not-for-profit organisation dedicated to providing the GLAM (gallery, library, archives, and museums) sector in North America with innovative tools for digital heritage projects. OurDigitalWorld joins CRKN as its 81st member. As a member, OurDigitalWorld will benefit from closer participation in CRKN’s heritage and digitisation initiatives and the opportunity to connect with members across Canada on national strategies and approaches.
OurDigitalWorld has a fifteen-year history as a digitisation and access partner for local, regional, and provincial digitisation projects across Canada. In its former capacity as a project of Knowledge Ontario, OurDigitalWorld was also a member of Canadiana prior to its combination with CRKN.
OurDigitalWorld provides trusted grass-roots solutions for public and academic libraries, archives, museums, historical societies, and community organisations for digitising historical newspapers as well as other local history collections of all media types. OurDigitalWorld is also well known for its data aggregation sites and discovery services.
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