This is a mandatory field if applicable. Every record of a digitized item must include digitization specifications; it does not apply to born-digital materials.
|Field Name||Digitization Specifications|
|Definition||Use the Digitization Specifications element to record technical information about the digitization of the resource: the hardware, software, and processes used to create the digitized resource.|
A free-text field that may include:
|Examples||Scanned using Epson Expression 1680, as a 600 ppi TIFF image in 24-bit RGB color. File size: 648,893 bytes. Resized to 600 pixels in the longest dimension, converted to 8-bit grayscale, and compressed into JPEG format using Photoshop CS5 and its JPEG quality measurement 3.|
|Template||Yes. Use the Template Creator to input the data once for all records. (File size can be inserted into record later.)|