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Put your Collections on the Map YEOVIL - Know Your Place Mapping workshop

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Fleet Air Arm Museum

Yeovilton

Yeovil

BA22 8HW

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Does your organisation hold historic collections relating to Yeovil or wider Somerset?

Do you want to make these more publicly accessible online?

Map your collections onto Know Your Place with confidence, with this FREE workshop organised by the Know Your Place - West of England project.

Led by Project Officer Felicia Davies, you'll discover how to use Know Your Place Somerset as a digital resource for your research, plus how it will work for you in providing an online platform for your collections material.

Leave the day with a clear plan of action for mapping your collections onto Know Your Place.

The workshop will cover:

  • How to Use Know Your Place – introductory tour and demonstration of free online heritage mapping tool
  • Behind the scenes – how Know Your Place is working in your area
  • Case study for a Collections Mapping project in your area
  • Easy 1-2-3 - Methodology for selecting and preparing records
  • Coffee Break – refreshments provided
  • Demonstration adding records onto KYP from local collections
  • Next steps - Planning Session to help you map out what to do next and what support you need

Planned speakers include:

  • Felicia Davies – Project Officer for KYP West of England
  • TBC

Booking Information:

This training is intended for organisations committed to becoming partners to the Know Your Place project by mapping collections data onto Know Your Place Somerset. This event is free to attend, but places are limited to 1 per organisation booked on a first-come first-served basis.

If you have any queries re. eligibility, please contact Felicia.Davies@southglos.gov.uk before booking.

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Royal Naval Air Station (RNAS) Yeovilton - also known as HMS Heron, Yeovilton, Somerset, BA22 8HWhttp://www.fleetairarm.com/find-fleet-air-arm-museum.aspx

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Yeovil

BA22 8HW

United Kingdom

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