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Open Access Initiatives at UNT

Open Access Initiatives at UNT

Date: November 10, 2012
Creator: Waugh, Laura
Description: Presentation for the 2012 All School Day at the University of North Texas (UNT). This presentation discusses open access initiatives at UNT, scholarly communication trends, data management, the UNT Scholarly Works institutional repository, and resources available through the UNT Libraries.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
ASIS&T Special Interest Groups (SIGs): New Member/First Conference Brunch 2012

ASIS&T Special Interest Groups (SIGs): New Member/First Conference Brunch 2012

Date: October 28, 2012
Creator: Alemneh, Daniel Gelaw
Description: Presentation for the 2012 American Society for Information Science and Technology (ASIS&T) Annual Meeting. This presentation introduces new members and conference attendees to the Special Interest Group, International Information Issues (SIG-III).
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Content Divide: Africa and the Global Knowledge Footprint

Content Divide: Africa and the Global Knowledge Footprint

Date: October 2012
Creator: Alemneh, Daniel Gelaw
Description: This presentation discusses Africa and the global knowledge footprint.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Content Divide: Africa and the Global Knowledge Footprint Sponsored by: SIG/III

Content Divide: Africa and the Global Knowledge Footprint Sponsored by: SIG/III

Date: October 2012
Creator: Assefa, Shimelis; Rorissa, Abebe; Alemneh, Daniel Gelaw & Albright, Kendra
Description: This paper discusses Africa and the global knowledge footprint.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Digital Preservation of Newspapers: Findings of the Chronicles in Preservation Project

Digital Preservation of Newspapers: Findings of the Chronicles in Preservation Project

Date: October 2012
Creator: Skinner, Katherine; Schultz, Matt; Halbert, Martin & Phillips, Mark Edward
Description: In this paper, the authors describe research led by Educopia Institute regarding the preservation needs for digitized and born-digital newspapers. The 'Chronicles in Preservation' project, builds upon previous efforts (e.g. the U.S. National Digital Newspaper Program) to look more broadly at the needs of digital newspapers in all of their diverse and challenging forms. This paper conveys the findings of the first research phase, including substantive survey results regarding digital newspaper curation practices.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Empowering Digital Libraries Users through Combining Taxonomies with Folksonomies

Empowering Digital Libraries Users through Combining Taxonomies with Folksonomies

Date: October 2012
Creator: Alemneh, Daniel Gelaw & Rorissa, Abebe
Description: This paper accompanies a poster presentation discussing empowering digital libraries users through combining taxonomies and folksonomies.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Empowering Digital Libraries Users through Combining Taxonomies with Folksonomies [Poster]

Empowering Digital Libraries Users through Combining Taxonomies with Folksonomies [Poster]

Date: October 2012
Creator: Alemneh, Daniel Gelaw & Rorissa, Abebe
Description: Poster presented at the 2012 ASIS&T Annual Meeting. This poster presents discussion on empowering digital library users through combining taxonomies and folksonomies.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
The Origins of SIG-III and Its 30 Years' Journey: Visions and Reflections

The Origins of SIG-III and Its 30 Years' Journey: Visions and Reflections

Date: October 2012
Creator: Alemneh, Daniel Gelaw
Description: This presentation discusses the origins of SIG-III and its 30 years' journey. In light of the 75th American Society for Information Science and Technology (ASIS&T) Anniversary Celebration and the 30th celebration of International Information Issues (III), the participants on this panel will discuss the origins of the Special Interest Group for International Information Issues (SIG-III) of ASIS&T and its early years. In addition to the reflections of the last 30 years, the authors look forward and discuss the future of the SIG.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
The Origins of SIG-III and Its 30 Years' Journey: Visions and Reflections

The Origins of SIG-III and Its 30 Years' Journey: Visions and Reflections

Date: October 2012
Creator: Alemneh, Daniel Gelaw; Carbo, Toni; Caidi, Nadia; Gruzd, Anatoliy & Rorissa, Abebe
Description: This paper discusses the origins of the Special Interest Group for International Information Issues (SIG-III) of the American Society for Information Science & Technology (ASIS&T) and its early years.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Repurposing Existing Digital Resources and Smoothing Interdisciplinary Communication: Environmental Policy Collection Development

Repurposing Existing Digital Resources and Smoothing Interdisciplinary Communication: Environmental Policy Collection Development

Date: October 2012
Creator: Hall, Nathan; Alemneh, Daniel Gelaw & Phillips, Mark Edward
Description: This paper accompanies a poster presentation discussing repurposing existing digital resources and smoothing interdisciplinary communication.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Repurposing Existing Digital Resources and Smoothing Interdisciplinary Communication: Environmental Policy Collection Development [Poster]

Repurposing Existing Digital Resources and Smoothing Interdisciplinary Communication: Environmental Policy Collection Development [Poster]

Date: October 2012
Creator: Hall, Nathan; Alemneh, Daniel Gelaw & Phillips, Mark Edward
Description: This poster presents discussion on repurposing existing digital resources and smoothing interdisciplinary communication.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Processing Non-English Content

Processing Non-English Content

Date: September 27, 2012
Creator: Weidner, Andrew
Description: This presentation was presented at the National Digital Newspaper Program (NDNP) Awardee Conference in Washington, D.C. The presentation describes the NDNP New Mexico project's experience encoding ALTO OCR file language codes to enable enhanced discovery of its Spanish language content on the Chronicling America website.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Quality Review of Digital Newspapers: Lessons Learned at UNT

Quality Review of Digital Newspapers: Lessons Learned at UNT

Date: September 27, 2012
Creator: Fisher, Sarah Lynn
Description: This presentation was presented at the National Digital Newspaper Program (NDNP) Awardee Conference in Washington, D.C. The presentation describes a quality review of digital newspapers and lessons learned at the University of North Texas (UNT).
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
UNT Libraries: Open Access Fund Research Report

UNT Libraries: Open Access Fund Research Report

Date: September 17, 2012
Creator: Waugh, Laura
Description: Report for the University of North Texas (UNT) Libraries. This research report discusses open access funds at universities and article processing charges (APCs).
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Newspapers In The 21st Century: How NDNP State Projects Deliver The News

Newspapers In The 21st Century: How NDNP State Projects Deliver The News

Date: September 2012
Creator: Howington, Ann & Fisher, Sarah Lynn
Description: This poster discusses newspapers in the 21st century and how the National Digital Newspapers Program (NDNP) state projects deliver the news. NDNP Awardees' are creating their own digital newspaper sites to provide free access to content digitized through NDNP and beyond.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Defining What Preservation Through Access Means in Digitizing Community Newspapers

Defining What Preservation Through Access Means in Digitizing Community Newspapers

Date: August 9, 2012
Creator: Krahmer, Ana & Howe, Joseph
Description: Poster presented at the 2012 NTLP Annual Conference on Library Technology. This poster discusses what preservation through access means in digitizing community newspapers.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Pancho Villa and the Battle of Columbus: Frontiers in Digital Newspapers

Pancho Villa and the Battle of Columbus: Frontiers in Digital Newspapers

Date: June 29, 2012
Creator: Weidner, Andrew
Description: This poster discusses frontiers in digital newspapers. Since early 2011, the University of New Mexico and the University of North Texas have been engaged in a historical newspaper digitization project. The endeavor is part of the National Digital Newspaper Program (NDNP): a long-term project coordinated by the Library of Congress with the goal of digitizing 100,000 pages of historical newspapers from each of the 50 states and publishing them to the Web at Chronicling America.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Improving Access: Texas Topographic Map Project

Improving Access: Texas Topographic Map Project

Date: June 24, 2012
Creator: Phillips, Mark Edward
Description: In this presentation, the author gives the background, goals, process, challenges, and next steps of the Texas Topographic Map Project. For this project, the University of North Texas Libraries' Digital Projects Unit is digitizing topographic maps to be included in The Portal to Texas History.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Crossing State Lines For Collaborative Newspaper Digitization: The Gateway to Oklahoma History

Crossing State Lines For Collaborative Newspaper Digitization: The Gateway to Oklahoma History

Date: May 24, 2012
Creator: Day, Jennifer; Newell, Mallory; Williams, Chad & Fisher, Sarah Lynn
Description: This presentation discusses a collaborative project between the Oklahoma Historical Society and the University of North Texas (UNT) to digitize all of the pre-1923 newspapers in the Oklahoma Historical Society's collection. The project involved building The Gateway to Oklahoma History, which allows easy access to newspapers for students, researchers, and journalists.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Metadata Quality Enhancement for Large Digital Collections: Web Browser Automation with Selenium IDE

Metadata Quality Enhancement for Large Digital Collections: Web Browser Automation with Selenium IDE

Date: May 24, 2012
Creator: Weidner, Andrew & Alemneh, Daniel Gelaw
Description: Poster presented at the 2012 TCDL Annual Conference. This poster discusses metadata quality enhancement for large digital collections.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Outreach and Collaboration: Strategies for Digital Repositories

Outreach and Collaboration: Strategies for Digital Repositories

Date: May 24, 2012
Creator: Waugh, Laura
Description: Presentation for the 2012 Texas Conference on Digital Libraries (TCDL). This presentation discusses outreach and collaboration strategies for digital repositories.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Suggestions for Effective Collaboration on Digital Projects

Suggestions for Effective Collaboration on Digital Projects

Date: May 24, 2012
Creator: Tarver, Hannah & Moore, Jeremy D.
Description: Presentation on suggestions for effective collaboration on digital projects.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Lifecycle Management of ETDs: Toward A Collaborative Approach To Stakeholders' Involvement In ETDs Curation

Lifecycle Management of ETDs: Toward A Collaborative Approach To Stakeholders' Involvement In ETDs Curation

Date: May 2012
Creator: Alemneh, Daniel Gelaw; Henry, Geneva & Stark, Shannon
Description: This presentation discusses the management and curation of Electronic Theses and Dissertations (ETDs). It highlights and discusses the early findings of an IMLS-funded project on Lifecycle Management of ETDs.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
"Mapping the Southwest": UNT-UTA Collaborative Project

"Mapping the Southwest": UNT-UTA Collaborative Project

Date: May 2012
Creator: Alemneh, Daniel Gelaw; Jones, Jerrell & Hodges, Ann
Description: This presentation discusses a collaborative project between the University of North Texas (UNT) and the University of Texas at Arlington (UTA) to digitize 5,000 historically-significant, rare maps of the American southwest.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries