July 2019 #OHMuseumChat Resources –Archives and Collections Digitization

The Ohio Museums Association (@OhioMuseums) held our July ‪#‎OHMuseumChat - Thursday, July 18 on Twitter. Thank you to all the individuals and organizations that participated in this conversation!

For July's topic we discussed Archives and Collections Digitization.


Many thanks to those who tweeted with us during our July chat!

Have questions you didn't have a chance to ask during the chat?

Be sure to reach out via twitter with #‎OHMuseumChat!

Weren't able to make it to this month's chat, but want to stay in the loop on the great conversation with other museum professionals? We have you covered! You can find a summary with details from the July #‎OHMuseumChat here.

Below are resources related to this month's chat topic, "Archives and Collections Digitization."

American Alliance of Museums

 American Association for State and Local History

Archive Journal

Association of Science and Technology Centers

Connecting to Collections

Institute of Museum and Library Services

National Archives

Ohio Digitization Interest Group – OhioDIG

  • Website and resources for OhioDIG, the Ohio digitization interest group for archivists, librarians, and others interested in cultural heritage materials.

Ohio Memory

  • Ohio Memory is a statewide collaborative digital library, managed by the Ohio History Connection and the State Library of Ohio. This freely-available collection includes materials from more than 365 cultural heritage institutions representing all of Ohio’s 88 counties. Ohio Memory’s mission is to help communities share, discover and connect to Ohio’s rich past through dynamic online resources.

Peel Art Gallery Museum + Archives

Science Magazine

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Society of American Archivists


Thanks again for a fantastic July chat! We hope you can join us for our August #‎OHMuseumChat,  Thursday, August 15 as we discuss "Working with Controversial Artifacts."

Have a great topic for an upcoming chat? Drop us a line at [email protected] or tweet @OhioMuseums and let us know!