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    • 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 ...
    • The Changing Information World or If We are Truly at the Center It will be Okay if the World Turns Upside Down 

      MacEwan, Bonnie J. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2006-03-25)
      Recording of the closing keynote, as well as followup discussion and comments
    • Changing Times, Changing Needs: Opening Course Reserves 

      O'Brien, Elizabeth; Rudin, Lola; Sgro, Adriana (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2014-11)
      Do Course Reserves need to be behind a Circulation Desk or are there other models that would serve our students better? We moved this collection out from behind the desk into a self-service area. Hear our challenges and ...
    • A Closer Look at Fedora's Ingest Performance 

      Razum, Matthias; Strnad, Kai (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-21)
      It is of paramount importance for large-scale applications that Fedora can handle huge amounts of data efficiently. While Fedora is generally known to be stable and reliable, there appears to be a lack of data and experience ...
    • Closing the digital knowledge gap in Access Services Staff 

      Handfield, Amy (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2013-11)
      With the changing climate of libraries and the growing use of technology and digital information, the skill sets required of access services staff is evolving. At present, many library circulation departments are staffed ...
    • Cloud Task Replica - Towards a Preservation Strategy 

      Rodgers, Richard (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-19)
      This presentation will share our experience in the design of a replication management system which attempts to go beyond standard IT backup practices, which protect only against isolated, local, technical or procedural ...
    • Collaboration and Change: Lessons Learned from a Merged Library Experience 

      Ward, Julie Kowalewski (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2011-11)
      This presentation will discuss the successful integration and challenges facing the Access Services Department in a merged academic and public library. The need for collaboration, flexibility and the ability to respond ...
    • Collaboration Between IRALIS and E-LIS : Improving the Visibility of Author's Names in the Open Access World 

      Subirats, Imma; Baiget, Tomàs; Ferrer-Sapena, Antonia; Peset-Mancebo, Fernanda; Rodríguez-Gairín, Josep-Manuel (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05)
      The problem of the inconsistencies in the authors' signatures has been around for many years, but its significance is increasing due to the great number of people publishing research studies and papers. It is clear that ...
    • Collaboration, Cultural Resources & Digital Projects – The Texas Tides Program 

      Clarke, Susan (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007-02-23)
      The electronic aspects of coordinating the collaboration of the many partners of this project will be highlighted. The Texas Tides Community Wiki was set up as a primary collaboration tool to provide a forum for our partner ...
    • Collaboration: Meeting the Library User's Needs in a Digital Environment 

      Boston, George; Hayward, Julie; Sachs, Dianna; Whang, Michael (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007-02-24)
      Providing access to electronic resources entails several factors. After the decision to provide an electronic resource is made and the license agreement is negotiated and signed, the technical aspects of providing access ...
    • The Collaborative Journey from Print to Electronic: A Case Study 

      Pifher, Karen (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2006-03-23)
      While there is significant research available for use in selecting and managing electronic resources and transitioning from print to electronic, there is little published describing processes or procedures used when ...
    • Collaborative Opportunities in Electronic Resource Management Using Emerging Web Technologies 

      Bartlett, Sarah (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008-03-19)
      To date, discourse around Library 2.0 has focused on interactivity with end-users. This paper examines the suitability of Web 2.0 principles and technologies to back office eResource management practices, identifying ...
    • A Collaborative, Criteria-Based Approach for Electronic Resource Purchase and Renewals 

      Bordeaux, Abigail; McManus, Alesia (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007-02-22)
      Binghamton University Libraries developed a collaborative, criteria-based approach to support electronic resources renewal decisions and to develop and prioritize a wish list of needed resources. In light of a flat collections ...
    • Conducting a Self-Assessment of a Long-Term Archive for Interdisciplinary Scientific Data as a Trustworthy Digital Repository 

      Chen, Robert S.; Downs, Robert R. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-19)
      Long-term preservation and stewardship of scientific data and research-related information is paramount to the future of science and scholarship. Disciplinary and interdisciplinary scientific data archives can offer ...