For a consistent look and feel for your institution's collections, a template can be created that makes it possible to easily reproduce institutional customizations.
To request a new collection for your institution, complete the KDL Add Collection Request Form. A KDL administrator will notify you when the collection has been added. Once you have been notified, follow these steps to add the collection to @Your Institution's Digital Collections master page.
Batchloading content is done using the CONTENTdm project client, which can be downloaded at www.kyvl.org/client. Each participating institution will be allowed one instance of the project client. A license key will be available from KYVL.
Customizations must be applied to each collection individually at the collection level. However, if Your Institution's Template is selected when the collection is created, they will be automatically incorporated into the new collection. Be sure to save and publish your changes using Save and Publish.
The following minimal customizations are recommended: