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Introducing Name Authority into an ETD Collection

Introducing Name Authority into an ETD Collection

Date: July 3, 2014
Creator: Waugh, Laura; Tarver, Hannah & Phillips, Mark Edward
Description: Article on introducing name authority into a large electronic theses and dissertations (ETD) collection.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Introduction: International Information Issues and ASIS&T

Introduction: International Information Issues and ASIS&T

Date: Summer 2014
Creator: Alemneh, Daniel Gelaw & Rorissa, Abebe
Description: Article introducing a special section of the Bulletin of the Association for Information Science and Technology (ASIS&T) featuring interviews, discussions of ASIS&T chapters and SIGs roles, networking activities, and past and current organizational initiatives.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Introduction to Metadata

Introduction to Metadata

Date: April 14, 2010
Creator: Tarver, Hannah
Description: Presentation on what metadata is, the differences in syntax and semantics in metadata, and examples of associations and organizations that have developed metadata schemas.
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Introduction to METS: UNT Libraries' Tech Talks

Introduction to METS: UNT Libraries' Tech Talks

Date: October 16, 2007
Creator: Phillips, Mark Edward
Description: This Tech Talk presentation explores METS. The Metadata Encoding and Transmission Standard (METS) is an initiative of the Digital Library Federation. Maintained by the Library of Congress, it provides a standard vocabulary and set of data structures for encoding hierarchical digital object content and metadata. In this presentation the author explains more about these parts of METS, and discusses how METS may be applicable to digital collections in the UNT Libraries.
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An Introduction to MODS: The Metadata Object Description Schema

An Introduction to MODS: The Metadata Object Description Schema

Date: October 17, 2007
Creator: Alemneh, Daniel Gelaw
Description: This Tech Talks presentation offers an introduction to MODS. The presenter utilizes real life examples to show how MODS can be used with the Metadata Encoding and Transmission Standard (METS).
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Introduction to the UNT Digital Collections

Introduction to the UNT Digital Collections

Date: October 1, 2011
Creator: Tarver, Hannah
Description: Presentation on the University of North Texas (UNT) Digital Library and The Portal to Texas History. The topics include featured collections in The Portal to Texas History and in the UNT Digital Library, and the special collections of maps and their features and usage.
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Is It Really That Bad? Verifying the extent of full-text linking problems

Is It Really That Bad? Verifying the extent of full-text linking problems

Date: August 9, 2012
Creator: Harker, Karen
Description: This presentation is for a workshop and discusses a methodology for addressing full-text linking problems.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Is Qualitative Research Second Class Science? A Quantitative Longitudinal Examination of Qualitative Research in Medical Journals

Is Qualitative Research Second Class Science? A Quantitative Longitudinal Examination of Qualitative Research in Medical Journals

Date: February 2011
Creator: Shuval, Kerem; Harker, Karen; Roudsari, Bahman; Groce, Nora Ellen, 1952-; Mills, Britain A.; Siddiqi, Zoveen et al.
Description: Article discussing the proportion of qualitative research over a 10 year period and correlates associated with its publication.
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The Issues of Compliance and Interoperability in Integrating Heterogeneous Digital Information Resources: Lessons from Texas History Portal [Poster]

The Issues of Compliance and Interoperability in Integrating Heterogeneous Digital Information Resources: Lessons from Texas History Portal [Poster]

Date: January 2005
Creator: Alemneh, Daniel Gelaw; Hartman, Cathy Nelson & Phillips, Mark Edward
Description: Poster presented at the 2005 IS&T Archiving Conference. This poster describes issues related to portal building and explores compliance and interoperability issues. It also assesses the current status and the emerging trends in innovative uses of portal technologies and provides an overall scenario.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
The Issues of Compliance and Interoperability in Integrating Heterogeneous Digital Resources: Lessons from the Texas History Portal

The Issues of Compliance and Interoperability in Integrating Heterogeneous Digital Resources: Lessons from the Texas History Portal

Date: April 2005
Creator: Alemneh, Daniel Gelaw; Hartman, Cathy Nelson & Phillips, Mark Edward
Description: Paper for the 2005 IS&T Archiving Conference. This article discusses the issues of compliance and interoperability in integrating heterogeneous digital resources and lessons from the Texas History Portal.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
It Takes A Village To Save The Web: The End Of Term Web Archive

It Takes A Village To Save The Web: The End Of Term Web Archive

Date: 2012
Creator: Seneca, Tracy; Grotke, Abigail; Hartman, Cathy Nelson & Carpenter, Kris
Description: Article discussing the End of Term Web Archive, a collaborative project of the Library of Congress, the Internet Archive, the University of North Texas, the California Digital Library, and the United States Government Printing Office.
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jEdit

jEdit

Date: February 2010
Creator: Tarver, Hannah
Description: This Tech Talks presentation discusses the jEdit text editor. jEdit is an open-source text editor available online which is used within the Digital Projects Lab for programming and for editing XML metadata files. In this Tech Talk, Metadata Librarian Hannah Tarver describes some of the ways that jEdit can be customized to make editing quicker and easier for documents that use mark-up languages or plain text.
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E-Journals Support at the UNT Libraries

E-Journals Support at the UNT Libraries

Date: 2011
Creator: Phillips, Mark Edward; Weng, Neena; Jansing, Dianne; Waugh, Laura & Luetkemeyer, John
Description: Report on e-journal support options for the University of North Texas (UNT) Libraries. This report discusses staffing, support levels required to meet faculty expectations, and subsequent plans for next steps.
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JSTOR: Preservation, Storage, Access

JSTOR: Preservation, Storage, Access

Date: April 11, 2007
Creator: Leuzinger, Julie
Description: This presentation discusses JSTOR, the scholarly journal archive. The author discusses the JSTOR mission of preservation, storage, and access.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Just-in-Time: Redefining Your Collection Development Philosophy

Just-in-Time: Redefining Your Collection Development Philosophy

Date: April 2015
Creator: Crawford, Laurel; Condrey, Coby & Miller, Erin
Description: Presentation given at the Texas Library Association (TLA) Annual Conference in April 2015. The presentation centers on the University of North Texas Libraries, highlighting their issues in collection development, and steps that were taken to combat those issues. This presentation also displays information on UNT Libraries' "ABCD" Philosophy or Access-Based Collection Development Philosophy. Additionally, the implementation of a new plan, the evaluation of the plan, the challenges, and benefits are all outlined.
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Keeping Human Resources happy: Improving hiring processes through the use of rubrics

Keeping Human Resources happy: Improving hiring processes through the use of rubrics

Date: November 2014
Creator: Brannon, Sian & Leuzinger, Julie
Description: Article on keeping human resources happy and improving hiring processes through the use of rubrics.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Keeping Human Resources Happy: The Use of Rubrics in Evaluations During Hiring and Performance Evaluations

Keeping Human Resources Happy: The Use of Rubrics in Evaluations During Hiring and Performance Evaluations

Date: October 7, 2013
Creator: Brannon, Sian & Leuzinger, Julie
Description: Presentation for the inaugural Library Human Resources Management Association Conference. The authors discuss keeping human resources happy with the use of rubrics in evaluations during hiring and performance evaluations.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Keeping it Fair: Using Rubrics in Hiring and Evaluations

Keeping it Fair: Using Rubrics in Hiring and Evaluations

Date: April 23, 2014
Creator: Brannon, Sian & Leuzinger, Julie
Description: Presentation for a webinar offered by the American Library Association (ALA) Library Leadership and Management Association (LLAMA). This presentation discusses using rubrics in hiring and evaluations to keep things fair.
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Keeping it Real: A Comprehensive and Transparent Evaluation of Electronic Resources

Keeping it Real: A Comprehensive and Transparent Evaluation of Electronic Resources

Date: November 5, 2014
Creator: Harker, Karen; Enoch, Todd & Crawford, Laurel
Description: Presentation slides from a pre-conference workshop at the 2014 Charleston Annual Library Conference. The workshop discusses a comprehensive and transparent evaluation of electronic resources.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Laying the Groundwork for Newspaper Preservation through Collaboration and Communication: The Texas Digital Newspaper Program

Laying the Groundwork for Newspaper Preservation through Collaboration and Communication: The Texas Digital Newspaper Program

Date: June 2013
Creator: Krahmer, Ana & Phillips, Mark Edward
Description: This paper discusses the history of the Texas Digital Newspaper Program and associated digital newspaper initiatives at the University of North Texas Libraries.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
I Learned All That I Know About Digital Preservation From Trading Concert Recordings

I Learned All That I Know About Digital Preservation From Trading Concert Recordings

Date: March 11, 2015
Creator: Phillips, Mark Edward
Description: Presentation for the Preservation and Archiving Special Interest Group (PASIG) 2015 Meeting. This presentation discusses digital preservation and learning from trading live concert recordings.
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Learning from Our Users: Using Assessment to Drive Change

Learning from Our Users: Using Assessment to Drive Change

Date: June 26, 2011
Creator: Wahl, Diane & Avery, Elizabeth Fuseler
Description: This poster discusses using assessments and user feedback in the libraries. The poster illustrates a comparison between LibQUAL+ surveys, focus groups, and ethnographic study results for online students.
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Legacy TRAIL Content Conversion Plan: Blue Angel Technology Crawls

Legacy TRAIL Content Conversion Plan: Blue Angel Technology Crawls

Date: January 31, 2011
Creator: Phillips, Mark Edward
Description: This report was prepared for the Texas State Library and Archives Commission (TSLAC). It outlines the current state of and future conversion roadmap for the content captured by Blue Angel Technologies during the time period of 2002-2006 for TSLAC as part of the Texas Resource and Information Locator Service (TRAIL). This document will give a history of the data stored at the University of North Texas Libraries and information about the makeup of the collection as it exists in 2011, including the physical layout on disk, number of files, and MIME types. Finally, this document outlines a conversion path from the current file based organization system to a standard archival data format for inclusion in a future TRAIL discovery interface.
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Lessons Learned: Digitization of Cooke County Ledgers

Lessons Learned: Digitization of Cooke County Ledgers

Date: March 2012
Creator: Barker, Trista; Berrios, Reyes; Fisher, Sarah Lynn; Krahmer, Ana & Tarver, Hannah
Description: This paper describes a grant project to digitize Cooke County, Texas ledgers. The project was funded in part by the National Historic Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) and involves digitizing and hosting several rare and unique collections representative of the Civil War. The UNT Archives partnered with the UNT Libraries Digital Projects Unit (DPU), which managed all stages of the digitization. This paper describes and examines the process the DPU implemented to digitize the Cooke County ledger collection; in doing so, it provides insight into the problems one might encounter, as well as recommendations for institutions that may be considering similar digital projects.
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