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    • Vamp It Up and Make It Better: Auditing and Upgrading Metadata in the UH Digital Library 

      Thompson, Santi; Wu, Annie (2013-03-21)
      Since 2009 the University of Houston Libraries have expanded access to the rare and special collections through the University of Houston Digital Library (UHDL). Three years and nearly 50,000 digital items later, UHDL has ...
    • Viewpoint of administrators vs. managers of repositories 

      Elkins, Susan (2018-05-16)
      Discussion of the results from slightly different surveys sent to administrators and people in charge of repositories Texas institutional repository. We asked questions about the size of the repository, the activities used ...
    • Vireo 4 

      Smutniak, Frank; Starcher, Christopher (Texas Digital Library, 2019-05-22)
      The Vireo 4 Thesis and Dissertation Management System is ready for deployment and use following several years of development. Vireo provides institutions with the capability to customize their workflows and use specific ...
    • Vireo 4 Workshop. Y'all ready for this? 

      Larrison, Stephanie; Mumma, Courtney; Starcher, Christopher (Texas Digital Library, 2019-05-21)
      The walls of development are down and Vireo 4 is taking flight! Are you ready to get your learn on? The Vireo Users Group Steering Committee is proud to offer this free workshop where you will get the essential training ...
    • Vireo ETD Submission and Management System- Update 2010 

      Nürnberg, Peter (2010-05-17)
      This presentation will provide an update regarding work done on the Vireo ETD system, its current maintenance status, and plans for Vireo for 2010 and beyond. Vireo is the TDL’s Electronic Thesis and Dissertation Submission ...
    • Virtualization of the Data Life Cycle 

      Moore, Reagan (2010-05-18)
      The emergence of policy-based data management systems has made it possible to consider preservation as one of the stages of a data life cycle. Each stage represents a consensus by a user community on the purpose of the ...
    • Visualizing Metadata 

      Ilik, Violeta (2013-06-28)
      We used Viewshare to generate and customize unique, dynamic views of data about various collections. We created interactive maps, timelines, facets, tag clouds, and galleries that will allow users to experience our digital ...
    • Visualizing the 19th-century Mexican Political Sphere 

      Suarez, Alexandria (Texas Digital Library, 2019-05-22)
      This poster is the result of my Spring 2019 Capstone Project at the Benson Latin American Collection. It demonstrates the process of creating a digital collection of 19th-century photographs of Mexican politicians and ...
    • Voices from Small Places 

      Snowden, Kelley; Beisel, Perky; Reynolds, Linda (2015-04-27)
      When the economic power of a small rural community declines, there’s still value in the social history that defines a place. Researchers at Stephen F. Austin State University help communities preserve and pass on what’s ...
    • We All Die Sometime: The Cason Monk Funeral Home Records 

      Snowden, Kelley; Reynolds, Linda; Beisel, Perky (2016-05-25)
      The East Texas Research Center borrowed and digitized the Cason Monk Funeral Home Records and provided free access to them online to primarily help genealogical researchers. A Geographer has used these records to create ...
    • Web Archives and Large-Scale Data: Perliminary Techniques for Facilitating Research 

      Woodward, Nicholas; Norsworthy, Kent (2012-05-25)
      The Latin American Government Documents Archive (LAGDA) is a collaborative project of the University of Texas Libraries, The Nettie Lee Benson Latin American Collection, and the Latin American Network Information Center ...
    • Web-Archiving: Preserving Vital Records and Enhancing Discoverability and Accessibility 

      Davis, Sara; Gattermeyer, Rachel (Texas Digital Library, 2019-05-22)
      In an effort to be more eco-friendly and to keep current with trends in how people connect with information, the University of Wyoming (UW), like many institutions and companies, has elected to become as paperless as ...
    • What’s Good for the Large Hadron Collider Is Good for Libraries: REDDnet at Texas Tech University 

      Brewer, Jim; Sappington, Jayne; Tackett, Alan (2014-03-27)
      Over the last three years, the Texas Tech University (TTU) Libraries and the Research and Education Data Depot Network (REDDnet) have collaborated on a project to deliver a system that provides library data preservation ...
    • When Too Many Cooks Do NOT Spoil the Broth: Selecting and Implementing a New Web Scale Discovery Tool for a Large University Library. 

      Fleming, Jane; Kessler, April; Diaz, Jade; Lyon, Colleen; Snow, Sara (2013-04-29)
      In early spring of 2011, the University of Texas at Austin Libraries convened a working group to recommend a discovery tool to be implemented on the Library’s Web site. The group's broad membership of user services staff, ...
    • Who gives a DAM?: The Iterative Process for Assessing Digital Asset Management Tools 

      Bailey, Greg; Bondurant, John; Buckner, Sean; Creel, James; duPlessis, Anton; Huff, Jeremy; Melgoza, Pauline; Mosbo, Julie; Muise, Ian; Potvin, Sarah; Sewell, Robin; Wright, Brian (2016-05-25)
      A task force based in the Texas A&M University Libraries is working to assess digital asset systems (DAMS). While situated in the Libraries, the task force is supplemented by campus collaborators from the College of ...
    • Who is Using Online Special Collections? The CUL Digital Collections Case Study 

      Boeke, Cindy (2014-03-14)
      Since 2008, Southern Methodist University’s (SMU) Central University Libraries (CUL) have digitized, cataloged and made available on the CUL Digital Collections web site some 35,000 image, text, video, and audio files ...
    • Why Media Preservation Can't Wait: The Gathering Storm 

      Casey, Michael (2017-05-24)
      This presentation explores the time-based media preservation problem, detailing how the forces of degradation along with rapidly advancing obsolescence issues taken together result in a short time window in which to digitally ...
    • The Wiki Method: All the Promises of Web 2.0 for Minimal Fuss 

      Bueno, Natalie; Perrin, Joy Marie (2012-05-25)
      Since 2009, we have been looking for a way to revamp Texas Tech University’s Digital collections. In December of 2010, we started discussing the idea of using a wiki for displaying the collections. Using Mediawiki (the ...
    • You Are Not Alone: Statistics from Bridge2Hyku s digital collections environment data collection survey. 

      Crocken, Todd; Washington, Anne; Watkins, Sean; Weidner, Andy (2018-05-16)
      The Bridge2Hyku [B2H] project, funded by a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (LG-70-17-0217-17) [1], will provide the digital archives community with a toolkit for content migration to the open source ...