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    • Rethinking "But this is how we've always done it!" 

      Willis, Shannon Nicole (2016-05-26)
      In the world of digital imaging, digital projects and labs can often get into a rut when it comes to digitizing procedures and workflows. Staff and workers alike can resist change or alterations to their processes, claiming ...
    • Scaling and Diversifying at the intersection of digital humanities and libraries: An update from dh+lib 

      Potvin, Sarah; Russell, John; Shirazi, Roxanne; Pinto, Caro; Christian-Lamb, Caitlin; Williams, Patrick; Coble, Zach; Padilla, Thomas (2016-05-25)
      dh+lib serves as a locus for information and exchange at the intersection of digital humanities and libraries, drawing more than 115,000 pageviews from 38,000 readers across the world, publishing original work by approximately ...
    • Streaming Audio & Video Experience (SAVE): A Solution to Publish Music-related ETDs 

      Yang, Le; Starcher, Christopher; Ketner, Kenny; Luker, Scott; Patterson, Matthew; Johnson, Daniel (2016-05-26)
      The current literature of electronic theses and dissertations (ETDs) has frequently discussed issues regarding ETD collaborations, discovery, metadata, system improvement, and long-term preservation strategies. However, ...
    • Stub Records: The Middle Path of ETD Curation 

      Barba, Shelley; Winkler, Heidi (2016-05-26)
      Because curators of electronic theses and dissertations must serve both creators and researchers, it can be difficult to navigate which party’s wishes should be honored first when creators do not want their thesis or ...
    • Systems Interoperability and Collaborative Development for Web Archiving - Filling Gaps in the IMLS National Digital Platform 

      Mumma, Courtney; Phillips, Mark (2016-05-25)
      The Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) awarded a National Leadership Grant, in the National Digital Platform category, to a proposal by Internet Archive’s Archive-It, Stanford University Libraries (DLSS and ...
    • Target Practice Makes Perfect: A Guide for Color Management in Digitization Labs 

      Rankins, Derek (2016-05-25)
      I propose a 24x7 presentation over the importance of color management in digitization labs. The focus will be based on best practices and standards sourced from a variety of institutions and organizations and put into ...
    • TDL Infrastructure within Amazon Web Services 

      Bradley, Effie (2016-05-26)
      Texas Digital Libraries(TDL) is a consortium of libraries from twenty-two Universities within the State of Texas. In 2010, TDL was among the first in Digital Libraries to move to cloud based infrastructure. TDL has over ...
    • Texas Archival Resources Online: A Community-Driven Redesign 

      Bowman, Amy; Grinstead, Leigh (2016-05-25)
      Members of the Texas Archival Resources Online (TARO) Steering Committee will report on the past year's work to plan significant improvements to Texas' one and only consortial website for archival finding aids, under the ...
    • Towards Researcher Participation in Research Information Systems 

      Lee, Dong Joon; Stvilia, Besiki; Wu, Shuheng (2016-05-25)
      This poster presents an ongoing collaborative study supported by OCLC/ALISE LIS Research Grant. This mainly includes description and research design of this study. The project explores researcher participation in research ...
    • The Training Games: A Method for Digitization Skills Refreshment and Certification 

      McIntosh, Marcia; Willis, Shannon (2016-05-25)
      This year the University of North Texas Libraries Digital Projects Lab piloted a digitization training program called “The Training Games.” The refreshment program was designed to encourage understanding, accuracy, and ...
    • Updating a community metadata standard: Challenges and outcomes 

      Long, Kara; Rivero, Monica; Thompson, Santi; Potvin, Sarah; Park, Kristi; Lyon, Colleen (2016-05-25)
      In 2014 the Texas Digital Library (TDL) convened a working group, charged with updating the existing descriptive metadata standard for electronic theses and dissertations (ETDs), published by TDL in 2008. The metadata ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...