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    • TCDL 2019 Conference Program 

      DeForest, Lea (Texas Digital Library, 2019-05-21)
    • TCDL 2019 Opening Plenary Session & Keynote 

      DeForest, Lea; Park, Kristi; Vaidhyanathan, Siva (Texas Digital Library, 2019-05-22)
    • TCDL 2019 Signage 

      DeForest, Lea (Texas Digital Library, 2019-05-21)
    • 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 ...
    • Querying & Accessing Scholarly Literature Metadata: Using rcrossref, rorcid, and roadoi 

      lakovakis, Clarke (Texas Digital Library, 2019-05-21)
      Librarians are increasingly called on to gather and analyze metadata from the scholarly literature. This may include understanding open access publishing at their own institutions, publication patterns in specific disciplines ...
    • Give it Away Give it Away Give it Away Now 

      Degler, Roy (Texas Digital Library, 2019-05-21)
      Learn how to promote and give away free textbooks. Our library needed a simple and functional way to distribute OER textbooks created as part of the Wise Open Textbook Initiative, which offered faculty a stipend to develop ...
    • LaTeX for Beginners 

      Barba, Ian; Barba, Shelley E. (Texas Digital Library, 2019-05-21)
      LaTeX is an important document standard for a variety of disciplines. LaTeX has features that make it unique from other document software (MS Word), that allow for greater flexibility. However, as a result of these features, ...
    • TDL DSpace User Group Pre-conference Session 

      Creel, James; Davis-Van Atta, Taylor; Lyon, Colleen; Park, Kristi; Warga, Edward (Texas Digital Library, 2019-05-21)
      The TDL DSpace User Group proposes a full-day (10:00 AM - 4:30 PM) preconference to take place on May 21, 2019. A series of interactive sessions has been planned and will be offered to any TCDL registrant, regardless of ...
    • Coming Together: How Digital Preservationists, Archivists, and Public Reference Staff Transformed a Preservation System for Enhanced Access 

      Jones, Caroline; Myers, Mark; Thomas, Brian (Texas Digital Library, 2019-05-22)
      The introduction of the Texas Digital Archive (TDA) exposed gaps between digital preservation, archival description, and reference services at the Texas State Library and Archives Commission (TSLAC). Faced with overwhelming ...
    • 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 ...
    • Using Open Source Tools to Improve DSpace Statistics 

      Borrego, Gilbert; Hill, Natalie; Liu, Chia-Hui; Lyon, Colleen (Texas Digital Library, 2019-05-22)
      One of the ways library staff demonstrate value to repository submitters is through the use of usage statistics. While DSpace provides usage statistics on page views and downloads, the accuracy of those numbers has been ...
    • The IRUS-USA Pilot Project: Collecting Standardized IR Usage Statistics 

      Chaplin, David; Graham, Wayne; Jones, Hilary; Kim, Katherine; Lambert, Jo; Macintyre, Ross; Needham, Paul; Nowviskie, Bethany; Perrin, Joy; Rubinow, Sara; Thompson, Santi; Williford, Christa; Wong, Laura (Texas Digital Library, 2019-05-22)
      The value of Open Access (OA) in supporting effective research is widely recognized. Institutional repositories perform a key role, facilitating global knowledge sharing and enabling academic institutions to share research ...
    • Automate it: A Deep Learning Solution for Library Archives 

      England, Cale; Prud'homme, Patrice-Andre; Soliday, Hunter (Texas Digital Library, 2019-05-22)
      In the fall of 2018, the Oklahoma State University Library started to look into machine learning to increase the visibility of archival collections. The primary focus of this project was to create automata that would assist ...
    • Enhancing Discoverability of Geospatial Data within Collections of Distinction: Perspectives on a Collaborative Effort to Develop GIS Services 

      Arnspiger, Crystal; Carbajal, Itza A.; Lamphear, Anna; Pierce Meyer, Kathryn; Shensky, Michael; Strickland, Katherine (Texas Digital Library, 2019-05-22)
      The University of Texas Libraries constantly strives to improve its ability to share its distinctive collections with the campus community and the world. As part of this effort, the UT Libraries has worked to enhance ...
    • Utilizing Open Journal Systems to Serve Texas Developmental Education Professionals 

      Gonzales, Cassandra; McConnell, Michael; Miller Payne, Emily (Texas Digital Library, 2019-05-22)
      The Journal of College Academic Support Programs (J-CASP) is an open-access journal that serves the fields of developmental education, learning support, and college readiness for the state of Texas. Because of support from ...
    • Assessing Library-Led Digital Scholarship Projects and Digital Research Operations 

      Davis-Van Atta, Taylor; Thompson, Santi; Willan, Claude (Texas Digital Library, 2019-05-22)
      In February 2018, the University of Houston (UH) Libraries launched the Digital Research Commons (DRC), a space dedicated to facilitating library-sponsored digital research projects and providing educational programming ...
    • Maximizing the Use of Digital Libraries: Training researchers Through an Online Certificate Program 

      Been, Joshua; Chan-Park, Christina; Solis, John (Texas Digital Library, 2019-05-22)
      Digital libraries worldwide are filled with textual, numerical, and image data that are openly available to researchers and the general public. However, many researchers do not know how to access this data or how to ...
    • Bridges to Hyku: A Multi-Institutional Effort Towards Migration Tooling 

      Crocken, Todd; Seeman, Dean; Thompson, Santi; Vallejo, Leroy; Washington, Anne; Watkins, Sean; Weidner, Andrew; Woodward, Nick; Wu, Annie (Texas Digital Library, 2019-05-22)
      The Bridge2Hyku Project, an IMLS National Leadership/Project Grant (LG-70-17-0217-17), is nearing the end of its second phase and has produced a multifaceted migration toolkit for those planning or implementing a digital ...
    • Evolution of a Service Management Framework - Spotlight at Stanford as a Use Case 

      Aster, Catherine (Texas Digital Library, 2019-05-22)
      The practice of service management is a growth area for libraries and archives, particularly for the support and sustainability of open source repository solutions and their allied applications in the digital library ...
    • Sorin: A new research workflow management tool from St. Edward’s University 

      Gibbs, Casey; Kosarek, Alex (Texas Digital Library, 2019-05-22)
      St. Edward’s University’s Munday Library has spent the last year developing a new open source web application, Sorin, that combines several common research- and instruction-related activities into one simple, intuitive ...