Digitization of Indigenous Knowledge

Event Detail: 

Training workshop on digitization of traditional knowledge was conducted at CSIR-FORIG from 12 to 14 October, 2015 for Librarians in all the thirteen  Institutes of the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR).  
Participants were taken through topics such as:

  • The role of library and information managers in the digital world
  • Long-term preservation of digital resources,
  • The process of digitization and how to create a digital resource

The course facilitors were :

  1. Margaret Sraku-Lartey - CSIR-Forestry Research Institute of Ghana
  2. Annette le Roux - Department of Library Studies, South Africa
  3. Stella Britwum Acquah - CSIR-Forestry Research Institute of Ghana