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    • Be Our Guest - Exceptional Patron Library Experience 

      Sotilleo, Sophia (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2014-11)
      The Be Our Guest program is a session where we will discuss and outline proven principles and processes that will help focus your library vision and assemble your team to enhance and deliver exceptional customer service. ...
    • Beyond Proof of Concept: Social Software 

      Hall, Mason R. K.; Stewart-Marshall, Zoe (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007-02-22)
      Using two case studies - the use of wikis in the Cornell University Libraries, and the use of wikis and other social software at Florida State University - Zoe Stewart-Marshall of Cornell University Libraries and Mason ...
    • Beyond the Tutorial: Complex Content Models in Fedora 3 

      Gorman, Peter; Prater, Scott (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-21)
      The University of Wisconsin Digital Collections Center recently began a pilot project to create a digital collection of learning objects stored in a Fedora 3.1 repository. This pilot project is the proof-of-concept of ...
    • Big Collections in an Era of Big Copyright: Practical Strategies for Making the Most of Digitized Heritage 

      Levine, Melissa; Matienzo, Mark; Ockerbloom, John Mark; York, Jeremy (2014-10-28)
      Digitized collections of cultural and scholarly heritage can be much more useful to researchers when not limited to materials more than 90 years old. Yet the challenges and risks of going beyond materials old enough to ...
    • Blurred Lines: Guiding Library Stakeholders toward a Shared Vision of the Library 

      O'Brien Dermott, Maureen; Arndt, Theresa (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2015-11)
      Libraries are relying less on local ownership and increasingly on new models of instant access through unmediated ILL, pay-per-view services, demand-driven acquisitions, and shared collections, blurring lines between access ...
    • Bridging the Gap: Building Relationships and Overcoming Copyright Anxieties 

      Quartey, Susie (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-11-12)
      Nine years ago the Course Reserve Library at Brigham Young University (BYU) partnered with the newly developed Copyright Licensing Office (CLO) on campus to continue the arduous task of copyright compliance for materials ...
    • Building a Better Library Experience: Redefining Access Services 

      Rodriguez, Juan Carlos; Merry, Brian (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2013-11)
      In 2011, the University Libraries at Grand Valley State University began a year-long process of reviewing and analyzing all workflows performed by members of the Technology and Information Services (TIS) Division. The TIS ...
    • Building a Central Repository for Nanomanufacturing 

      Reznik-Zellen, Rebecca; Stevens, Bob (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-20)
      The InterNano Nanomanufacturing Repository (INR) is a central repository of nanomanufacturing research and trade information for the nanomanufacturing community. It is administered by the National Nanomanufacturing Network ...
    • Building a Joint High Density Remote Storage Facility: a Public and Private Collaboration 

      Boucher, Amy; Richardson, Stella (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2015-11)
      Building and filling a high density storage facility is major undertaking for any institution, but even more so when it is a joint endeavor between a private and a public institution. The presenters will outline the complex ...
    • Building a Ten-Campus Digital Library Collection at the University of California 

      Berger, Sherri; Tingle, Brian (2014-10-27)
      The University of California (UC) Libraries and the California Digital Library are nearing the conclusion of an ambitious project to build a shared system for creating, managing, and providing access to unique ...
    • Building an Institutional Repository in Hard Times 

      Holt, Michael; Oguz, Fatih; Landis, Cliff (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05)
      This poster presents an overview of an exploratory research initiative to examine and assess the viability of developing an institutional repository system at a teaching-oriented four-year university with minimal monetary ...
    • Building an Open Social Learning Community Around a DSpace Repository on Statistics 

      Córcoles, Cesar P.; Lamb, Brian; Minguillón, Julià (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05)
      In this paper we describe a project which aims to build an open social learning community around a learning object repository (LOR) based on DSpace containing learning resources about Statistics. We combine the preservation ...
    • Busier Than Ever: Rethinking Reference Statistics For The Digital Age 

      Welch, Jeanie M. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007-02-23)
      Reference service has evolved in the digital age to include email, live chat, and Web pages. This had led to a need to include these new means of providing service into the statistical reporting of reference activity. As ...
    • The Canadian Federal e-Library 

      Miller-Gatenby, Katherine (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008-03-20)
      The Canadian Federal eLibrary is a recently initiated horizontal activity to provide access to key information resources to Canadian federal public servants, involving a number of libraries, representing a variety of ...
    • Captivate your audience through multimedia 

      Magolis, David (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2006-03-24)
      This workshop will introduce participants to the latest technology in multimedia creation by Macromedia- Captivate. This software enables the designer to produce authoritative demonstrations, simulations, and presentations ...
    • Case Studies in Repository Workflows: Three Approaches 

      Cramer, Tom; Green, Richard; McRae, Lynn; Sigmon, Tim; Wayland, Ross (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-21)
      "Lightweight workflow" is both an oxymoron, and a continual aspiration of the many stakeholders in the repository community. As part of the Hydra Project, the University of Hull, University of Virginia and Stanford University ...
    • Catastrophic Success: The Challenges and Opportunities of Supporting Digital Scholarship at Liberal Arts Colleges 

      Allen, Laurie; Luhrs, Eric; Shepherd, Kelcy; Siesing, Gina; Vinopal, Jennifer (2014-10-27)
      Liberal arts colleges (LACs) are not newcomers to the world of digital scholarship, and we benefit from several strengths: close working relationships among faculty, students, librarians, and technologists; a history of ...
    • CD-ROM Redigitization Project (CDRiP) 

      Dekker, Harrison (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007-02-22)
      The CDRiP began with with a fairly narrow goal, to leverage low cost disk storage and create an improved framework for storing, finding and using numeric data published in CD and DVD format. A further goal was to employ ...
    • The Challenges and Opportunities for Cataloging in Today's Changing Metadata Environment 

      Chen, Sandy (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007-02-24)
      What are the challenges and opportunities for cataloging and authority control in today’s library environment? Given the size of growing collections with diverse materials and a variety of metadata schemes, how can catalogers ...
    • Change is the new normal: Access Services in a new Public Services paradigm 

      Troy, Sarah; Lawson, Nicole (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2011-11)
      At the University of California, Santa Cruz, Access Services has a reputation for testing new ideas and eagerly embracing change. Recently we began making plans to create a single desk for providing both Access and Research ...