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Digitizing Ethnic Newspapers
December 18, 2021 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pmFree
In 2021, the DANK Haus’s collection of the German-language Eintracht newspaper was digitized and is now available on the Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections website. The IDNC is a project of the University of Illinois. At the in-person presentation “Digitizing Ethnic Newspapers,” you will learn about:
- the DANK Haus’s preservation of the Eintracht
- the history of German-language newspapers in Illinois
- the process of digitizing and hosting newspapers, the importance of ethnic newspapers
- and more!
Digital Reformatting Coordinator
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Museum & Development Director
The presentation will be followed by a Q&A.
Registration is free, with an option to donate $10 to the DANK Haus Museum.