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Digital Collections: Workflow and Procedures

The South Carolina State Library provides access to historical government and cultural items from its collection.


The South Carolina State Library is now digitizing collections of state documents for its digital library, powered by DSpace. The digital library will be available online soon. Below are instructions used by staff members to scan, edit, quality control, catalog, and upload documents. These instructions are in .docx format and are subject to change as we continue to develop best practices.

South Carolina State Library Metadata Dictionary

The South Carolina State Library Metadata Dictionary provides a listing and description of the metadata elements used in our digital collections (coming soon).

SC State Library Information


Many South Carolina State Library programs, resources and services are supported in whole or in part by a grant from the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services.

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