Blacklight Describe-a-thon

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

Blacklight Describe-a-thon

Saturday, May 8, 2021, 10 a.m.

Celebrate the addition of Blacklight, a D.C. newspaper for Black gay men, to our digital collections by helping us make more issues available online. You can view select issues of the paper up now in Dig DC.

Learn to create descriptions, called metadata, at this hands-on virtual event. No prior knowledge is required to participate. 

This event will be completely virtual and registration is required. The event will last two hours.

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