Digital Records

This section of the toolkit will guide you through the following:

Understanding the difference between digitised records and born-digital records, how to go about digitising your collections and working with and preserving digital material.


Developing Your Digital Skills Webinar Series by CAHG Scotland is available to watch here. This series included topics such as: introduction to digitisation; digitised sound and film collections; an introduction to 3D digitisation; cataloguing a digital collection sustainability of digital archives and more.

Digital Sustainability for Community Archives

So, You’re Thinking About Digitising: what to consider when planning a digitisation project

Digitisation for Community Archives