Content Creation Guide

Technical Content Creation Guides

Anatomy of a Curatescape Story [Github wiki] describes the metadata fields in┬áthe Omeka content management system and how they are used to create “stories” and “tours” in the Curatescape framework.

Formatting Recommendations and Requirements [Github wiki] describes the how to format your content, including tutorials and best practices for file encoding.

Creating a Story [Github wiki] describes how to create a “story” in Omeka.

Creating a Tour [Github wiki] describes how to create a “tour” in Omeka.

Community-submitted content creation guides

The team at Explore Baltimore Heritage has created editorial and contributor guidelines for their project:

Mark Souther, Professor of History at Cleveland State University, has created a content guide for undergraduate students submitting their class research to to the Cleveland Historical project:

The University Library at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign has created a content guide for community submissions to Explore C-U.