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    • ScholarSpace and Scholarly Communication: A Needs Assessment 

      Tillinghast, Beth (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05)
      In the last few years there has been a marked increase in the number of educational and cultural institutions worldwide which are in the process of developing institutional repositories. Though there is a dramatic increase ...
    • Secrets of Success: Identifying Success Factors in Institutional Repositories 

      Markey, Karen; Rieh, Soo Young; St. Jean, Beth; Yakel, Elizabeth; Yao, Xingxing (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-19)
      There is little agreement on which factors lead to successful institutional repositories. Researchers primarily cite content recruitment and services as key factors; however, there has also been discussion of measuring IR ...
    • Selecting, implementing, and using RFID in an academic library 

      Downey, Catherine Jannik (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010-11)
      Georgia Gwinnett College (GGC) Library has decided to use radio frequency identification (RFID) to secure and inventory its collection in its new building opening Fall 2010. This presentation will cover how and why that ...
    • Selling the Library from Access Services Desk 

      Fu, Li (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2013-11)
      The access department in University of San Diego (USD) has a unique name: Access & Outreach Services (AOS) - it handles not only traditional responsibilities such as Circulation, ILL, Reserves, but also outreach to those ...
    • The Service Excellence Initiative: A New Approach to Customer Service 

      Ryckman, Eileen; Caesar, Deborah; Rupp, Eric; Sweetman, Kimberly (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010-11)
      With the pressures of changing technologies and patron expectations the need to stay viable as a service provider is impacting even Academic libraries who have traditionally had a built in patron base. Aware of these ...
    • Service Manager Framework for 2.0 

      Zeckoski, Aaron (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-20)
      This will be a high-level introduction to the DSpace 2 kernel architecture. There will also be an introduction to the new authentication/authorization system and storage service (which allows integration with other storage ...
    • Sharing System of Annotation for PDF Papers 

      Aoyama, Toshihiro (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05)
      Recently, academic publications have been stored into many repositories. Researchers can get digital printed articles (PDF) through network. Some search sites is also useful for researchers to search these publications. ...
    • Shooting Fish in a Barrel: If Only Providing Access Were that Easy 

      Rupp-Serrano, Karen; Breaux, Ann-Marie; Samples, Jacquie; Cleto, Cynthia; Register, Renee (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008-03-19)
      Selection and acquisition workflows are not the only the library challenge in eBooks; another concern is providing access. Are MARC records the best route to seamless user access? If so, who should provide them and what ...
    • Simple Strategies for Broadcasting Repository Resources 

      Cornwell, Tim; Minton Morris, Carol (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05)
      NSDL's data repository for STEM education is designed to provide organized access to digital educational materials through its online portal, NSDL.org. The resources held within the NSDL data repository along with their ...
    • So Many Ways to Get There 

      Buschman, Mike (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008-03-20)
      Users want to access original content quickly and reliably from wherever they choose to start. Mike Buschman, Client Services Manager for IEEE, will discuss the different technologies and services, created by librarians, ...
    • The Space Is a Service, Too : Library Commons & Access Services 

      Bennett, Charlie (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-11-12)
      What happens when an access services department has to run an information commons? This presentation will describe the transformation of the Georgia Tech Library's Circulation department when they became the service desk ...
    • Splitting Up Circulation - Maximizing the customer and employee satisfaction 

      Chaffin, Ted; Schoonover, Dan (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2011-11)
      Learn how the Florida State University Libraries have broken apart a formerly large scale traditional model of Access Services into it's distinct components, and how this has increased productivity, reduced staffing, ...
    • Squire: A Simple and Efficient Ingest Tool for Institutional Repositories That Utilises Fedora Commons 

      McCallum, Timothy Philip (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05)
      One of the most important components of an Institutional Repository is the ingest mechanism. SQUIRE, developed in 2008, was created by programmers working within the repository space who had an understanding of this ...
    • Stacks on the Tracks: using Ruby On Rails to build more efficient, maintainable webbased library applications 

      Stearns, Chris (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2006-03-24)
      Ruby on Rails, is an open source web application framework written in Ruby that follows a Model-View-Controller (MVC) architecture. It strives for simplicity and allowing real-world applications to be developed in less ...
    • Starting from Scratch: Organizing and Evaluating Your E-Journal Collection 

      Emanuel, Jenny; Gallaway, Teri Oaks (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007-02-22)
      The first half of this program will focus on how a library can start organizing their electronic journals. Topics covered will be uncovering which electronic journals you are already paying for, what information you need ...
    • A Statewide Community of Trust: An RUcore Implementation Using Shibboleth and XACML 

      Jantz, Ron (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-20)
      RUcore (http://rucore.libraries.rutgers.edu ) is Rutgers University's Fedora-based institutional repository. The RUcore framework provides generic services for users, collections, and digital preservation. As a result, ...
    • Steal This Presentation! (Yale University Library's Experiment with E-Reserves and Copyright) 

      McCaslin, David (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010-11)
      Prior to the 2009-2010 academic year, Yale University Library appointed a committee of Access Services Librarians and Managers to review then current e-reserve workflow and copyright guidelines in hopes a new workflow and ...
    • Strategic Overview - Updates and Future Directions from the DSpace Foundation and Fedora Commons 

      Payette, Sandy; Kimpton, Michele (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-20)
      In this session, the Executive Directors of the DSpace Foundation and Fedora Commons will join together to discuss their successful strategic partnership and the future directions for their non-profit organizations. The ...
    • Strategies for Innovation and Sustainability: Insights from Leaders of Open Source Repository Organizations 

      Carr, Leslie A.; Dirks, Lee; Kimpton, Michele; Payette, Sandy (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05)
      This panel convenes leaders of organizations that provide the major open repository software platforms featured at OR09. This session provides an opportunity to learn about the strategic processes behind the software - ...
    • Student Assistants > Student Employees 

      Helms, Conrad (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2011-11)
      This presentation describes the process of hiring students for supervisory positions in the circulation department at a small academic library. We will discuss the entire process from creating a job ad to offering the ...