Hands-On Assignment:An Introduction to UsingOmeka
Created By: Colleen Greene, MLIS
How to create a free Omeka.net account and site, how to customize a site, how to organizea site, how to manage permissions on a site, and how to manage content on a site. Providehistorians with a foundation upon which they can migrate to a self-hosted Omeka site if sodesired.
Introduction to Omeka
Planning an Omeka project
Compare how other Omeka sites organize their Collections and Exhibits.
Describing your Items with Dublin Core (a brief intro to Dublin Core and metadata).
Learning Objective Tasks
Learn the basics of Omeka using a free Omeka.net account.
Create your Omeka.net test site.
Configure your Omeka.net test site.
Fill in general site Settings.
Activate and configure the following Plugins: Exhibit Builder, OAI-PMH