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    • The Customer Comes First: Implementing a Customer Service Program at the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities Libraries 

      Bayer, Jerrie L.; Llewellyn, Steve (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010-11)
      Library customers have more remote information choices than ever before, so we must ensure that when they do come to the library, they experience a welcoming environment, a high standard of service, and receive equitable ...
    • Customizing DSpace Manakin for Educational Video Collections to Enhance User Experience 

      Foster, Marie; Huang, Jane Q.; Moen, William E.; Polyakov, Serhiy (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05)
      The poster reports our experience of using DSpace Manakin for Starlink Video Repository. The project is a cooperation between STARLINK (Richardson, TX) and TxCDK of University of North Texas, under the supervision of Dr. ...
    • Customizing Services for Millennium Generation Students 

      Bright, Kawanna; Chang, Amy (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2011-11)
      This presentation will address how academic libraries are re-engineering access services in response to our Millennium generation students, the challenges of filling the current needs while managing the changing needs that ...
    • The Cutting Edge of SWORD 

      Allinson, Julie; Stevenson, Adrian (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05)
      The presentation will give an overview of the UK JISC (Joint Information Systems Committee) funded SWORD2 project. It will essentially be concerned with the need for, and development of, a specification that can be used ...
    • DACS: What It Is, and Why It Helps 

      de Catanzaro, Christine (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2006-08-23)
    • The Dark Side of Being the Boss 

      Scalf, Heather (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2013-11)
      With change as a constant in libraries, we are all challenged to come up with effective ways to coach and develop our staff to ensure continued success. Using operant conditioning techniques, such as behavior modification, ...
    • Data as Packet-switching Glitch Art 

      Bennett, Charlie; Doshi, Ameet; Hagenmaier, Wendy; Rascoe, Fred (Georgia Institute of TechnologyWREK, 2016-08-05)
      Interview portion of Lost in the Stacks episode 313, broadcast Aug 5, 2016. Guest Joelle Dietrick, data artist and faculty at Davidson College discusses using data to create art and embracing serendipitous accidents. Part ...
    • Data as Wood 

      Bennett, Charlie; Doshi, Ameet; Hagenmaier, Wendy; Rascoe, Fred (Georgia Institute of TechnologyWREK, 2016-07-22)
      Interview portion of Lost in the Stacks episode 311, broadcast July 22, 2016. Features interview with Nicholas Felton, designer of the Facebook timeline and creator of the Feltron Report. Felton discusses data visualization, ...
    • Data Driven Decisions 

      Bennett, Charlie; Doshi, Ameet; Hagenmaier, Wendy; Rascoe, Fred (Georgia Institute of TechnologyWREK, 2016-07-29)
      Live discussion portion of Lost in the Stacks episode 312, broadcast July 29, 2016. Guest Marlee Givens of the Georgia Tech Library joins the hosts of Lost in the Stacks to discuss the balance of collecting user data to ...
    • Data Librarianship: Naked and Afraid 

      Bennett, Charlie; Doshi, Ameet; Hagenmaier, Wendy; Rascoe, Fred (Georgia Institute of TechnologyWREK, 2016-07-08)
      Interview portion of Lost in the Stacks episode 309, broadcast July 8, 2016. Features interview with Dr. Mandy Swygart-Hobaugh, Sociology, Gerontology and Data Services Librarian at Georgia State University. Mandy discusses ...
    • Data Wrangling and Visualization in Access Services 

      Kohler, Ellie (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2017-11-17)
      From circulation and course reserves to interlibrary loan requests, service statistics, and gate counts, Access Services collects data from several different points, using various methods. But what do we do with all that ...
    • [Dedication, A History of the Mad Housers Exhibit] 

      Georgia Institute of Technology. School of Literature, Communication, and Culture (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008-01)
      Photographs from the dedication of A History of the Mad Housers exhibit, January 11, 2008
    • Deep Impact 

      Lynch, Courtney (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-03)
    • Delivering E-Resources with LibX 

      Bailey, Annette (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2006-03-24)
      LibX ( is a Firefox extension that supports direct access to electronic and print library resources, including access to the OPAC, OpenURL resolver, off-campus proxy and databases. LibX is a ‘swiss-army-knife’ ...
    • Depth Customization of DSpace: Best Practices and Techniques of Institutional Repository at IIT Kanpur, India 

      Shrivastava, V. D.; Shukla, Gaurav; Vijaianand, S. K. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-21)
      Realizing the importance and magnitude of Institutional Repository and global visibility and further research scope, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, India has intensively planned and designed a full fledged IR project ...
    • Designing and Implementing a Learning Object Repository: Issues of Complexity, Granularity, and User Sense-Making 

      Moen, William E. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-20)
      The Texas Center for Digital Knowledge at the University of North Texas is designing and implementing a DSpace/Manakin learning object repository (LOR) for the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board to store and provide ...
    • Desktop, Web & Cloud Integration Workshop 

      Field, Adam; Tarrant, David (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-21)
      In this session you will have the opportunity to manage an EPrints 3.2 repository and integrate it with your own desktop machine and cloud storage. This session will cover: * An introduction to building and managing a ...
    • Developing a Space Plan for an Academic Library (Or how we stopped putting out fires and came to be strategic in our space decisions) 

      Strittmatter, Connie (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2014-11)
      One of the struggles academic libraries face is competing demands for library space. This presentation will discuss the process used by Montana State University Library for designing a library space plan. The program will ...
    • Developing Effective Scholarly Communication Advocates: A Case Study 

      Fuchs, Sara; Brannon, Pamela (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008-03-19)
      Presenters will share their experiences developing a scholarly communication training and outreach program for librarians at Georgia State University, as well as their initial experiences in working with faculty members ...
    • Developing Electronic Collections with Shrinking Budgets (Doing More With Less) 

      Dickerson, Shirley; Reynolds, R. Philip; Ellis, Ann (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007-02-23)
      This presentation will focus on the collaborative efforts of academic librarians from three different divisions of the library in combating collection development inertia in spite of dwindling materials budget. While 'doing ...