[Taxacom] Fwd: [Nhcoll-l] Fluid-preserved Invertebrate Imaging Workshop Announcement

Margaret Thayer mthayer at fieldmuseum.org
Sun Apr 21 16:59:03 CDT 2013

An upcoming iDigBio workshop that may be of interest to list members. I
assume that, like others, it will be remotely viewable by those not
physically in attendance.


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From: gnelson at bio.fsu.edu <gnelson at bio.fsu.edu>
Date: Fri, Apr 5, 2013 at 5:58 AM
Subject: [Nhcoll-l] Fluid-preserved Invertebrate Imaging Workshop
To: "Nhcoll-l at mailman.yale.edu" <Nhcoll-l at mailman.yale.edu>

 iDigBio <http://www.idigbio.org/>, the National Science Foundation’s
national HUB for Advancing Digitization of Biological Collections (ADBC),
in collaboration with the Museum of Zoology at the University of Michigan
is pleased to announce the fifth in a series of preparation-specific
workshops focusing on organizing, launching, maintaining, and/or enhancing
a collections digitization program. This new workshop will focus on imaging
fluid-preserved invertebrates.

Online application<https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/viewform?formkey=dGY0YjBFY2JPaDB2QlJDeTRNY3Yzanc6MA#gid=0>deadline:
8 May 2013.

See the online announcement<https://www.idigbio.org/content/fluid-preserved-invertebrate-imaging-workshop-opportunity>for
more information.

*What:* Workshop featuring Imaging Strategies for Small Fluid-preserved
Invertebrates and Microscopic Slides.

*Where:* Museum of Zoology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.

*Who:* Managers, curators, and directors of fluid-preserved invertebrate
collections who are in the planning stages, early initiation, or
enhancement of specimen imaging.

*When:* September 16–18, 2013 (September 16 and 19 will be travel days)

*Planning Team:* Rebekah Baquiran (Field Museum), Sandy Brantley
(University of New Mexico), Gil Nelson (iDigBio), Mark O’Brien (University
of Michigan).

*Sponsored by:* iDigBio (Integrated Digitized Biocollections) in
collaboration with the Museum of Zoology, University of Michigan.

*Contact:* For further information, contact Gil Nelson (gnelson at bio.fsu.edu)
or Mark O’Brien (mfobrien at umich.edu).

Gil Nelson, PhD
Assistant Professor/Research
iDigBio Steering Committee
Integrated Digitized Biocollections
Institute for Digital Information and Scientific Communication
College of Communication and Information
Courtesy Professor
Department of Biological Sciences, Robert K. Godfrey Herbarium
Florida State University
gnelson at bio.fsu.edu

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