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  • 1.Digital Forsythan NC ECHO funded collaborative digital library

2. - overview
15,000 Digital images
Winston Salem State University
Forsyth County Public Library
Wake Forest University
Old Salem
LSTA Grant funded through NCEcho
3 year digitization project, continuing with community digitization training
3. - Overview
Through digitization, Digital Forsyth, a collaboration of cultural heritage institutions in Forsyth County, North Carolina, facilitates access to cultural, historical and scientific heritage photograph collections, thereby increasing interest in and knowledge of the past and informing future generations.
Users will turn to Digital Forsyth as the definitive online repository of cultural heritage resources held by Forsyth County institutions.
4. Collaborative digital libraries
Flickr and the public domain
The Library of Congress
Digital Forsyth
5. Content discovery
6. Community Services

7. Education Services
8. Alignment with the NC professional teaching standards
Teacher Leadership
Knowledge of content
Active learning
Reflective practice
Alignment with NC Core curriculum
9. Content discovery
10. Lesson activities
11. Core curriculum examples
4th Grade curriculum of study
Competency Goal 7 - The learner will recognize how technology influences change within North CarolinaObjectives
8Th grade social studies
Competency Goal 5 The learner will evaluate the impact of political, economic, social, and technological changes on life in North Carolina from 1870 to 1930.
Information Literacy & technology
The learner will EXPLORE and USE research processes to meet information needs.