Technical Content Creation Guides
Anatomy of a Curatescape Story [Github wiki] describes the metadata fields in the 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:
- Editorial Guidelines [Google Drive]
- Contributor Guidelines [Google Drive]
- Partner Guidelines [Google Drive]
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.