Planning a Juried Art Exhibit in an Academic Library and Providing Digital Ac-cess in an Institutional Repository


  • Amber Sherman Albertsons Library, Boise State University, Boise, ID
  • Elaine Watson Albertsons Library, Boise State University, Boise, ID
  • Gwyn Hervochon Albertsons Library, Boise State University, Boise, ID


academic libraries, community, institutional repositories, juried art exhibits, metadata


This article details one academic library’s experience organizing a juried art exhibit, open to the cam-pus and local community, and making digital images of the artwork available in the university’s insti-tutional repository. The article also outlines considerations when creating a digital representation of the art exhibit in the institutional repository.


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