eCommons staff can upload materials in batch, when a user, usually a collection coordinator, has a large number of items to submit and doing so one at a time via the standard interface is overly cumbersome, and when a user may need to populate metadata fields that are not available in the standard interface. For batches of less than ten items (approximately) we encourage collection coordinators to submit content directly to eCommons.
Generally batch submissions are handled as follows:
All users requesting batch upload assistance are expected to employ the following best practices.
Please contact eCommons administrators with questions or requests for assistance.