partner digitization projects

Open Parks Network 

An original IMLS National Leadership Grant project turned into a Clemson University Digital Library program, partnering with divisions of the National Park Service, as well as state park systems.

In house: 300,000 images and counting
Outsource: 141,273 images

  • Photographs (including slides)
  • Negatives
  • Aerials
  • Glass negatives/slides
  • Documents (bound/unbound/handwritten)
  • Stereotypes/scopes
  • Hebarium specimens
  • Oversize and maps
  • Donor cards

Our parks partners

South Carolina Digital Library (SCDL) Collections can be found at

Call My Name

  • 4 – African American community scanning events in 2019 and 2021 held at Clemson University, Clemson, and Seneca.

The Citadel, Daniel Library

  • “Sphinx” yearbook scanned with a Betterlight Super8k used with book cradle.

Coastal Carolina University

Columbia College

  • Early historical documents from Columbia College including diplomas, class rings, sorority pins, and student records. Scanned with an Epson 10000XL, Atiz Bookscanner Pro, and PhaseOne IQ180.

Faith Clayton Genealogy Room

  • Central High School Yearbooks
  • Plats, deeds, and documents from Faith Clayton Family collection

Furman University

  • “Materials Towards a History of the Baptists in the Provinces of Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Georgia” by Morgan Edwards, 1722. Scanned with a Betterlight Super8k.

Greenwood County Library

  • James Calvin Hemphill, Sr. Architectural Collection contains architectural plans, artists’ renderings and photographs of buildings that he designed during his career.

Greenville County Library Systems

  • McBee & Sons Store Ledger (1846-1858) originally scanned with a Betterlight Super8k and rescanned using an Atiz Bookscanner Pro.
  • Maps scanned with a PhaseOne IQ180 digital back.

Historic Mobile Preservation Society of Alabama

  • Newspapers and scrapbooks scanned with an Epson 10000XL, PhaseOne IQ180, and Atiz Bookscanner Pro.

Lake Hartwell Country

  • Davenport nitrate negative collection. Scanned with an Epson V750 Pro.
  • Saint Paul’s Episcopal Church records consisted of photographs, manuscripts, journals, and letters scanned with an Atiz Bookscanner Pro and an Epson 10000XL.
  • Talioferro letters set in the Revolutionary period, which mainly contains Caroline Taliferro’s correspondence. The subject of the collection all includes land records and receipts from various generations of the Taliaferro/Miller family. As a whole, the letters range from 1788-1925. Caroline Taliaferro’s correspondence ranges from 1830-1844. The land and financial records remain in the years 1796-1925, with a miscellaneous group of materials at the end of the collection.

Lander University

  • Lander University Yearbooks

Presbyterian College

  • William Plumer Jacobs collection consisting of photographs, manuscripts, journals, and books. Scanned with an Epson 10000XL, Betterlight Super8k, and Epson V750 Pro.


  • “A Nickel and a Prayer” by Edna Jane Hunter. Scanned with a Betterlight Super8k.

Southern Wesleyan University

  • SWU yearbooks

USC Union

  • USC Union yearbooks
  • Commencement programs

USC Upstate

  • USC Upstate yearbooks
  • Commencement programs

Upcountry History Museum

  • Wilson Photographic Collection, 1941-1986. Collection consisted of mostly negatives scanned with an Epson 10000XL, Epson V750 Pro, and a Kodak iQSmart3 (14,413 images).