Libraries choose Backstage’s combined digitization and microfilming services for collection preservation

PROVO, Utah, November 16, 2016 –– As digitization and microfilming trends around the world continue to evolve, academic, public and special libraries are turning to Backstage Library Works (www.bslw.com) for a combined approach to preservation. Continue reading

Backstage completes extensive on-site digitization and transmissive digitization projects for Library of Congress

BETHLEHEM, Pa., October 19, 2016 – Backstage Library Works recently completed a pair of scanning projects for the Library of Congress. Over the course of 18 months, they digitized 808,000 archival documents and bound book images on-site at the Library, plus 236,500 transmissive images at Backstage’s preservation facility in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. Digitizing rare and fragile collections on location at libraries provides curators an alternative to the extra handling involved with shipping. Continue reading

Backstage webinar reveals important RDA adoption and enrichment statistics

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PROVO, Utah, September 30, 2016 –– Over 100 metadata librarians participated in a recent webinar, RDA in Practice: Enrichment Profile Statistics Revisited, hosted by Backstage Library Works (www.bslw.com). An average of 70 professionals, representing academic, public and special libraries, responded to … Continue reading

Backstage names Jocelyn Dunlop as sales representative for Northern territory

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PROVO, Utah, September 8, 2016 –– Backstage Library Works (www.bslw.com) is pleased to announce that Jocelyn Dunlop has joined its sales team representing cataloging, digitization, microfilm, authority control, reclassification, data conversion and on-site services. Jocelyn will work with libraries in Illinois, … Continue reading

Backstage expands digitization studios to the West

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PROVO, Utah, June 22, 2016 – Backstage Library Works (www.bslw.com) is pleased to announce the expansion of its digitization studio in Provo, Utah. The expanded studio allows Backstage to meet the increasing demand for archival quality digitization within the library community in the western United States and Canada. Continue reading

Backstage Library Works to host subject-based classification session at ALA Annual Conference in Orlando

PROVO, Utah, June 16, 2016 – On Sunday, June 26th, Backstage Library Works (www.bslw.com) will co-present at the ALA Annual Conference Exhibits Round Table (ERT) program: State of the Union for Subject Based Classification in Public Libraries. The discussion will be held in the Orange County Convention Center, room W300 and will run from 8:30 – 10:00 a.m.  Continue reading