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Digital Projects: CMMP Standards

Project Standards

File Naming Conventions

Project files on RAID Drive (E:\_CMMP_MapScans_2015)

CODE   COLLECTION / TYPE
geo    Geography
osm (or no code) Office of Surface Mining
pic    Pictures
pro Property
rut Rutledge Map

ARCHIVAL MASTERS - unedited, original scans; typically 200 ppi,

[map identification #] _[scan #, if applicable]_archival.tiff

Example:

rut097a_archival.tiff - Single scan of map

rut293_pt1_archival.tiff - Scan 1 of 2 - map scanned in sections

 

DERIVED MASTERS - edited, high-quality images that are used to generate presentation files; typically 200 ppi


[map identification #]_derived.tiff

Example:

rut097a_derived.tiff

rut293_derived.tiff

Digitization

USGS - http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2002/of02-370/read.html

FADGI - http://www.digitizationguidelines.gov/guidelines/FADGI_Still_Image-Tech_Guidelines_2010-08-24.pdf

Library of Congress, Scanning Cartographic Materials - http://lcweb2.loc.gov/ammem/gmdhtml/gmddigit.html