GATINEAU, QC, Oct. 11, 2018 /CNW/ - The National Heritage Digitization Strategy (NHDS) invites members of the media to attend the announcement of the winning projects of the Digitizing Canadian Collections funding call.
Join us for this event as Ms. Martha Whitehead, the Chair of NHDS, will announce the 21 recipients of the $1 million in support of projects by archives, libraries and documentary heritage institutions in Canada.
This one-time funding opportunity of $1 million was made possible by the generosity of a private donor.
ABOUT THE NATIONAL HERITAGE DIGITIZATION STRATEGY
The National Heritage Digitization Strategy is a growing coalition of memory institutions working together to leverage expertise and resources to support the digitization, preservation and discovery of Canadian documentary heritage.
Tuesday, October 16, 2018
11 a.m. to 12 p.m. (Pacific Standard Time)
Poets Corner Room
Vancouver Public Library
350 Georgia West Street
SOURCE Library and Archives Canada
For further information: Media Relations, Library and Archives Canada, 819-994-4589, 613.894.7509 (mobile), BAC.Media.LAC@canada.ca