Digital Collections

The goal of the Digital Collections project is to create a unified Hydra/Fedora infrastructure for the preservation and dissemination of digital materials through a single search box in Blacklight. The following four individual projects are involved in the creation of this interface, called the Yale University Library Digital Collections.

Collections that are either ingested or in the process of being ingested into the Yale University Library Digital Collections are: 

Collections that will be added soon:

  • Fortunoff Video Archive for Holocaust Testimonies
  • Henry Kissinger Papers

Library IT staff working on the project

Digital Library and Programming Services, Systems Infrastructure and Integration Services, and User Experience

Partners / collaborating departments

Beinecke Library, Digital Initiatives, Divinity Library, International Collections, Lewis Walpole Library, Manuscripts and Archives, Map Department, Medical Library, Preservation Department

Committees

Digital Collections Steering Committee, Digital Initiatives Advisory Board, Digital Repository Architecture Committee