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    • ICE-TheOREM - End to End Semantically Aware eResearch Infrastructure for Theses 

      Downing, Jim; Sefton, Peter M. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-19)
      ICE-TheOREM was a project which made several important contributions to the repository domain, promoting deposit by integrating the repository with authoring workflows and enhancing open access, by adding new infrastructure ...
    • If Not in School, Then How? Education, Training, and Career Development of Academic Access Services Librarians 

      Krasulski, Michael J. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-11)
      Access services is not taught in library. How, then, do future access services practitioners learn their craft? This presentation will answer this fundamental question, report preliminary survey data that looked at the ...
    • If You Don’t Know, Ask!: Using Student Feedback to Direct Redefinition of Library Spaces 

      Carpenter, Kell; Harris, Jenny (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2015-11)
      Have you ever wondered what your patrons were thinking about your library? Here's what happened when the Russell Library at Georgia College decided to ask students what they thought about -and wanted from- their library's ...
    • III, Eres, and Ares: A Reserves Comparison 

      Power, June L. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010-11)
      A comparison of the pros and cons of three different reserves systems - Innovative's Millennium software, Docutek's Eres, and Atlas Systems Ares - as implemented at the University of North Carolina at Pembroke.
    • ILL Assessment: It’s Really Not That Hard 

      Atwater-Singer, Meg (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-11)
      This session will describe the assessment process undertaken at the University of Evansville to determine patron satisfaction with ILL. Overall, patrons were very satisfied but offered concrete ways to improve the ILL ...
    • The implementation of SIPX as an e-Reserve Platform 

      Welch, Lavinia (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2013-11)
      This presentation will follow the California Institute of the Arts (CalArts) Library Access Services Department as it becomes one of the first institutions to implement SIPX for use as an e-Reserve platform. SIPX, developed ...
    • Implementing a Data Publishing Service via DSpace 

      Dunn, Jon W.; Floyd, Randall; Montanez, Garett; Seiffert, Kurt (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-20)
      The Indiana University Libraries and Digital Library Program offer a set of online scholarly communication services to IU scholars under the brand IUScholarWorks. Currently, these services include IUScholarWorks Repository, ...
    • Implementing Lean Principles: An Adventure in Work Flow Design 

      Reade, Tripp; Kress, Nancy (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-11)
      First used to describe Toyota’s business practice in the late 1980s, lean has come to be applied to services as well as production.  During 2012, the Access & Delivery Services Department at NCSU Libraries decided to apply ...
    • Improving Information Distribution Through Standards 

      Carpenter, Todd (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008-03-20)
      Distribution of digital content would not be possible without standards. An increasing percentage of acquisitions budgets are earmarked to eResources and standardization of the ordering, access, and preservation processes ...
    • In the Belly of the Whale: What Reference Collections Look Like in the 21st Century 

      Jackson, Millie (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2006-03-23)
      What are the stories we tell ourselves and our patrons about the changing landscape of reference? How do we change the traditional story to reflect the new reality and relieve frustration and struggles that come with ...
    • The Inexorable March to Online Only Journal Subscriptions: Varied Criteria, Unexpected Ramifications, and Coping Strategies 

      Smith, Kelly; Thompson, Pat (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008-03-20)
      There is not a “one size fits all” approach to shifting journal collections from print to online only, nor are there existing “best practices” for tackling this problem. The presenters will address criteria used by different ...
    • Institutional Identifiers in the Journal Supply Chain 

      Chvatal, Don (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007-02-22)
      Current codes and identifiers for institutions (e.g., ISIL, SAN, DOI, MARC) are inadequate for providing metadata and linkage between institutional components of the journal supply chain. Ringgold, Inc. is collaborating ...
    • Institutional Repositories: Contributing to Institutional Knowledge Management and the Global Research Commons 

      White, Wendy (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05)
      This proposal explores strategies for current and future institutional repository developments in the context of knowledge management. We need to view repositories as part of the knowledge processes of an institution. This ...
    • Institutional Repositories: Using the IR to Create Scholarly Assets 

      Stout, Dave (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008-03-19)
      In theory the goal of Institutional Repositories (IRs) was to address the crisis in scholarly communication. In practice IRs are often lifeless warehouses for any content the library could grab. Nevertheless, the IR has ...
    • An Institutional Repository for Use in Creative and Applied Arts 

      Brody, Tim (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-20)
      The Kultur project was a 2 year JISC funded project to investigate the requirements for a visual arts research repository. Kultur used the EPrints software to build a basic repository that was then extended to provide ...
    • Integrating Fedora into DiVA 

      Klosa, Uwe (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-20)
      This presentation will provide an insight into the process of integrating Fedora into DiVA. It will describe how Fedora fits into the system structure of DiVA, and how its services are employed to join together the various ...
    • Introducing Vireo: an ETD Submittal and Management System for DSpace 

      Leggett, John; McFarland, Mark; Mikeal, Adam; Phillips, Scott (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-20)
      The Texas Digital Library (TDL) is a consortium of public and private institutions from across the state of Texas; a major project in TDL is the development of a state-wide repository for managing the entire life-cycle of ...
    • An Introduction to EPrints 3.2 

      Carr, Leslie A.; Brody, Tim (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-20)
      In this session we will be introducing EPrints 3.2 and some of the new features. These include: * Storage Controller - allows hybrid solutions to be built using both local and cloud level storage. * FTP and WebDAV ...
    • Introduction to the Topaz Framework and the Ambra Publishing Platform 

      Cave, Richard; Uman, Russell (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-19)
      This presentation is an introduction to Topaz, an Open Source content modeling and storage framework that uses the Fedora Service Framework and Mulgara semantic technology as the core engine, and Ambra, a publishing ...
    • Intute Repository Search Service (www.intute.ac.uk/irs): A Collaborative Project to Showcase UK Research Output Through Advanced Discovery and Retrieval Facilities 

      Jones, Sophia (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05)
      Institutional repositories are a major element of the Open Access movement and more specifically in research and education. Their main purpose is to make available as much research output of an institution as possible. ...