Transcription Blitz

Date: 

Sunday, October 22, 2017 - 12:00pm to 4:00pm

Location: 

University Capitol Centre

**Prizes & Refreshments**

Join the Transcription Blitz! Hosted by the UI Museum of Natural History, this drop-in event will offer participants the opportunity to bring a piece of the 19th-century into the 21st-century. You will transcribe the notes of early Iowan naturalists for a modern world-wide digital audience.

Our onsite transcription event will be held Sunday, October 22, from noon - 4:00 p.m. in room 2523 UCC (2nd floor, Old Capitol Mall.) Parking is available in the adjacent parking ramp. A behind-the-scenes tour of the museum collections will be available afterward.

Transcription Blitz! is held in conjunctions with Worldwide Engagement for Digitizing Biocollections. (WeDigBio) is a 4-day event that engages participants online and onsite in digitizing natural history collections.

 

Old Capitol Museum

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