Re: [MCN-L] Searchable MCN-L archive is complete

2015-05-30 Thread Chuck Patch
of the Museum Computer Network (http://www.mcn.edu) To post to this list, send messages to: mcn-l@mcn.edu To unsubscribe or change mcn-l delivery options visit: http://mcn.edu/mailman/listinfo/mcn-l The MCN-L archives can be found at: http://www.mail-archive.com/mcn-l@mcn.edu/ -- Chuck

Re: [MCN-L] mcn-l Digest, Vol 116, Issue 6 conservation module in database

2015-04-10 Thread Chuck Patch
://www.mcn.edu) To post to this list, send messages to: mcn-l@mcn.edu To unsubscribe or change mcn-l delivery options visit: http://mcn.edu/mailman/listinfo/mcn-l The MCN-L archives can be found at: http://www.mail-archive.com/mcn-l@mcn.edu/ -- Chuck Patch Museum Information Management

[MCN-L] New physical interactive - Eliana Rachel Sully Cohen

2014-08-14 Thread Chuck Patch
/pipermail/mcn-l/ -- Chuck Patch Museum Information Management Consulting 403 Edgevale Rd Baltimore MD 21210 410-929-4571 443-327-3983 (F)

[MCN-L] Getting information from the community about digitized photographs?

2013-06-19 Thread Chuck Patch
The MCN-L archives can be found at: http://toronto.mediatrope.com/pipermail/mcn-l/ -- Chuck Patch Museum Information Management Consulting 403 Edgevale Rd Baltimore MD 21210 410-929-4571 443-327-3983 (F)

[MCN-L] File naming conventions for digitized archives

2013-03-21 Thread Chuck Patch
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[MCN-L] [DM SIG:]2013 MCN Presentations from DMSIG

2012-11-15 Thread Chuck Patch
) To post to this list, send messages to: mcn-l at mcn.edu To unsubscribe or change mcn-l delivery options visit: http://mcn.edu/mailman/listinfo/mcn-l The MCN-L archives can be found at: http://toronto.mediatrope.com/pipermail/mcn-l/ -- Chuck Patch Museum Information Management

[MCN-L] Position Announcement

2011-09-14 Thread Chuck Patch
Many apologies to list members for the shotgun reply. Haven't done that in a while

[MCN-L] Ignite Smithsonian, April 11th in D.C. - - Free!

2011-03-30 Thread Chuck Patch
Hi Michael (or assistant!) I've received this invitation a couple of times and registered each time. I hope I'm not spamming the registration process, but since I didn't receive confirmation, I just wanted to confirm in a more manual way that I intend to attend. Thanks. Chuck Patch On Wed, Mar

[MCN-L] Multilingual collection database

2011-02-03 Thread Chuck Patch
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[MCN-L] RIP Delicious

2010-12-16 Thread Chuck Patch
To unsubscribe or change mcn-l delivery options visit: http://toronto.mediatrope.com/mailman/listinfo/mcn-l The MCN-L archives can be found at: http://toronto.mediatrope.com/pipermail/mcn-l/ -- Chuck Patch Museum Information Management Consulting 403 Edgevale Rd Baltimore MD 21210 410-366-3613

[MCN-L] Analog tape to digital conversion services

2010-09-17 Thread Chuck Patch
| tel. 860.685.2965 Past President, Museum Computer Network (MCN), http://www.mcn.edu On 9/15/2010 7:29 PM, Chuck Patch wrote: I've been asked about services that perform digitization of analog audio (reel-to-reel) tapes. Has anyone used such a service that they could recommend

[MCN-L] Analog tape to digital conversion services

2010-09-15 Thread Chuck Patch
best kept on spinning disk and migrated in perpetuity? What types of meta-data can one ask a service provider of this sort to embed in the files? -- Chuck Patch

[MCN-L] Database access for curators?

2010-06-23 Thread Chuck Patch
sure that the information they enter is properly formatted / uses controlled vocabulary terms, etc. -- not checking the veracity of the information itself, but making sure it is formatted consistently with database standards. -- Chuck Patch Museum Information Management Consulting 403

[MCN-L] Vernon Systems - CMS

2010-04-07 Thread Chuck Patch
You should really also check out Minisis Chuck Patch On Wed, Apr 7, 2010 at 2:32 PM, Jeanne Kessler jeanne.kessler at nationalww2museum.org wrote: We are currently investigating acquiring a new Collections Management System for our institution. We have narrowed down our favorites

[MCN-L] ye olde TIF vs. JPEG2000 debate

2010-03-10 Thread Chuck Patch
/pipermail/mcn-l/ -- Chuck Patch Museum Information Management Consulting 403 Edgevale Rd Baltimore MD 21210 410-366-3613

[MCN-L] Use policies in museums

2009-09-17 Thread Chuck Patch
more appropriate (and cheaper for the institution?) What do you think? Here's the post in which he presents the current situation: http://2point8.whileseated.org/2009/09/11/takedown/ Chuck Patch

[MCN-L] MWeb Universal

2009-03-13 Thread Chuck Patch
I agree with Jay. And let's not forget that the market this demonstration piece (PastPerfect users) showcases is one where federated search is something both truly unusual and highly beneficial given the frequency with which these collections are small and not easily accessible. Chuck Patch

[MCN-L] MWeb Universal

2009-03-12 Thread Chuck Patch
Hi Stephen, This is really interesting. The demo system choked up on me when I tried it this morning, but I'll try it again some other time. I assume that the each system that is to be part of the universal search has to have a database connector installed that is part of this system? What is the

[MCN-L] Fwd: SAA Leland Award Request

2008-11-18 Thread Chuck Patch
I liked wend better Chuck On Tue, Nov 18, 2008 at 9:54 AM, Drury Wellford DWellford at moc.org wrote: Where do we send our nominations? Ann Drury Wellford Photo Services Manager The Museum of the Confederacy 1201 East Clay Street Richmond, VA 23219 Phone: (804) 649-1861 x17 Fax: (804)

[MCN-L] Twitter?

2008-09-17 Thread Chuck Patch
for that purpose: http://tinyurl.com/yq93w2https://204.213.35.27/exchweb/bin/redir.asp?URL=http://tinyurl.com/yq93w2 Chuck Patch On Wed, Sep 17, 2008 at 5:40 PM, Smith, Koven Koven.Smith at metmuseum.orgwrote: The Brooklyn Museum (@brooklynmuseum) and Columbus Museum of Art (@columbusmuseum) are both

[MCN-L] DM Sig: file metadata extraction software

2008-06-01 Thread Chuck Patch
into the files if you want, as well as export. I've done this in order to merge image file data with data extracted from our Collections Management System in preparation for uploading files and data to a state digital library. Chuck Patch On Sun, Jun 1, 2008 at 8:47 AM, Deborah Wythe deborahwythe

[MCN-L] Google mail versus MS Exchange or others

2008-04-16 Thread Chuck Patch
I'd be interested in learning what led you to consider this option. Chuck Patch On Tue, Apr 15, 2008 at 2:05 PM, Stan Orchard stanorchard at mac.com wrote: I'd love to see any comments here on the list. Thanks! On Apr 15, 2008, at 11:07 AM, Nancy Pinn wrote: We are taking a look

[MCN-L] Google mail versus MS Exchange or others

2008-04-16 Thread Chuck Patch
. Chuck Patch On Wed, Apr 16, 2008 at 10:43 AM, Leonard Steinbach lensteinbach at gmail.com wrote: I have been strongly urging cultural institutions, especially those with minimal or overworked, overstretched technology staffs to give serious consideration to moving to G-mail under

[MCN-L] Web-hosted calendar

2008-02-13 Thread Chuck Patch
We've been using Trumba for the past couple of years and have found it robust and adaptable. And cheap. Chuck Patch www.hnoc.org On Feb 12, 2008 8:17 PM, Diane Andolsek DianeA at weatherhead-design.com wrote: Hi all, Is anyone currently using a hosted calendar that they're happy with? I'm

[MCN-L] Digitial Image management software for Mac's

2007-12-06 Thread Chuck Patch
expensive and works with much lower resource requirements. If can also export metadata in tab-delimited format and do batch updates of the image file headers. Chuck Patch On 12/6/07, Snyder, Rebecca SNYDERR at si.edu wrote: Adobe Bridge would work (I personally don't know much about the others

[MCN-L] Computer systems for a new museum

2007-03-28 Thread Chuck Patch
there and see their products in a much more informed and congenial environment than you would at something like AAM. Chuck Patch Director of Systems The Historic New Orleans Collection

[MCN-L] Yahoo's flickr

2007-03-21 Thread Chuck Patch
Flickr's pretty neat, but as Mike pointed out, there's a 10MB upload limit (only 5 for the downloadaable applet, but still 10 through the web interface). Also, you mention different formats, but unfortunately Flickr can handle any format you like as long as it's Jpeg. Chuck

[MCN-L] Membership and Donor Database Question

2007-02-27 Thread Chuck Patch
it to their server. Chuck Patch Director of Systems The Historic New Orleans Collection 533 Royal Street New Orleans LA 504-523-4662 www.hnoc.org On Tue, 27 Feb 2007, Janet M Strohl-Morgan wrote: Please let me know what database system you use for membership and fund-raising efforts? Do you use

[MCN-L] JPEG to be replaced by Windows Media Photo?

2006-10-17 Thread Chuck Patch
On 10/17/06, Tom A. tarnautovic at speakeasy.net wrote: Storage media (hdd) is getting cheaper and larger. I really do not see the need for a new compression algorithm these days. Especially from MS. I find this argument (which I have been hearing for years now) to be fairly specious. The fact

[MCN-L] File Storage Best Practices Redux

2006-09-13 Thread Chuck Patch
Thank you all for responding, now that I'm making my late return to the party. All of these solutions provide some interesting things for me to think about. The DiskXtender solution is very attractive given our EMC commitment, but it still begs the question of creating the SLA's, categorizing the

[MCN-L] File Storage Best Practices Redux

2006-08-21 Thread Chuck Patch
-world experiences in developing policies and managing space. Chuck Patch The Historic New Orleans Collection

[MCN-L] FW: Can a CIS be a DAMS too?

2006-06-30 Thread Chuck Patch
On 6/29/06, Richard Urban rjurban at uiuc.edu wrote: I'd be happy to discuss this further off-list (unless there is a hue and cry to continue here). Hi Richard, consider this a hue and cry. Chuck

[MCN-L] MCN-L List Administration

2006-06-29 Thread Chuck Patch
Yeah!

Re: Coming on Monday: the new MCN website!

2006-02-07 Thread Chuck Patch
It looks terrific you guys. Congratulations and thanks to all involved! Chuck Patch On 2/7/06, Amalyah Keshet akes...@imj.org.il wrote: Just want to add my appreciation and congratulations for a huge job splendidly well done. Amalyah Keshet Chair, MCN IP SIG - Original Message

Re: Donor Information Maintenance

2005-09-29 Thread Chuck Patch
For donors, our collections information system is what Robert refersto as our corporate database. We maintain the current contactinformation for all donors in this system. New donors or changes toexisting donor contact information is forwarded to the membership anddevelopment office each month

Re: I'm not dead yet!

2005-09-06 Thread Chuck Patch
and that New Orleans will return to normality soon. We were overjoyed today to learn that Chuck Patch and Carol Bartels (and their families) were able to evacuate the City before Katrina hit the coast and that they are safe. http://www.minisisinc.com/ Finding someone after a natural disaster via

I'm not dead yet!

2005-09-05 Thread Chuck Patch
Just a note to indicate that I am fine, in Philadelphia with friends(may be looking for Bill Weinstein) and have a new email address:chuck.pa...@gmail.com. Our staff is now in at least 8 different states and we have beenconnecting through a Google group. Recovery plans are beingforumulated but

Re: Exhibition management on coll mgt systems

2005-05-27 Thread Chuck Patch
Title: Message If at all possible I would ask that responses to this question be posted to the list -- I'm interested in this topic as well and I don't think Marla should get to corner the market. ___ Chuck Patch Director of Systems The Historic New Orleans

Re: Disaster Plans

2005-01-27 Thread Chuck Patch
reasonably safe to assume that the online version won't be available if this disaster is real. ___ Chuck Patch Director of Systems The Historic New Orleans Collection (504)523-4662 www.hnoc.org -Original Message- From: Rhonda Winter [mailto:rwin...@ima

Fwd: Hot off the press: MUSEUM ARCHIVES

2004-07-12 Thread Chuck Patch
-Original Message- From: Kristine Kaske [mailto:kristine.ka...@nasm.si.edu] Sent: Monday, July 12, 2004 7:58 AM To: saamu...@si-listserv.si.edu Subject: Hot off the press: MUSEUM ARCHIVES This is something ALL of us need on our office bookshelf!

Re: What's the difference between a registrar and a catalog

2004-04-27 Thread Chuck Patch
devoted to cataloging and data entry. The DM also spends approximately 1/2 to 1/3 of her time cataloging the more complicated works. Thanks for responding. Let's hear from some other people! ___ Chuck Patch director of systems The Historic New Orleans Collection

Join MCN before Friday

2003-05-12 Thread Chuck Patch
! Join today! Go to our website at www.mcn.edu before Friday May 16, and get our current membership rates for the next year, or two. Wait until Friday and it will cost you more. ___ Chuck Patch President, Museum Computer Network www.mcn.edu director of systems

Volunteers Needed for AAM in Portland

2003-04-17 Thread Chuck Patch
meeting was a big success in making people aware of the MCN and the opportunity at AAM is even greater. Volunteer today - Your association needs YOU! ___ Chuck Patch President, Museum Computer Network www.mcn.edu director of systems The Historic New Orleans

Listerve Problems

2002-10-14 Thread Chuck Patch
to the server in the past five days and have been unsuccessful, please contact me at chu...@hnoc.org. Thank you. ___ Chuck Patch President Museum Computer Network www.mcn.edu --- You are currently subscribed to mcn_mcn-l as: rlancefi...@mail.wesleyan.edu To unsubscribe

Re: Wired Rick

2000-04-26 Thread Chuck Patch
Rick, A session on pedagogies involving art and technologies, or for that matter, any academic specialization involving technologies that use museum and/or archival data in interesting or novel ways would certainly interest me. I tried to pull together a session last year on visual anthropology

[MCN-L] dangers of rust in archival storage area

1970-01-08 Thread Chuck Patch
, but I'm posting here in case any of you involved in construction projects have dealt with this issue. There are alternatives, but this is the product our installer is familiar with and other materials are significantly more costly -- but worth it if more appropriate Chuck Patch The Historic New