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Re-embodying Data: Encountering the "forgotten pandemic" of 1918

Description: Presentation for the 2017 Digital Frontiers Conference. This presentation discusses an installation to "re-embody" pandemic data, including the technologies, methods, and data used to construct the encounter.
Date: September 22, 2017
Creator: Grumbach, Elizabeth & Wernimont, Jacqueline

Towards a Groszian Understanding of Bodies in Videogames

Description: Presentation for the 2017 Digital Frontiers Conference. This presentation discusses how feminist media scholar Elizabeth Grosz's extensive vocabulary on bodies can be used to reconstitute how bodies are perceived and created in modern triple-A videogame production.
Date: September 22, 2017
Creator: Jackson, Joshua

All the News That's Fit to Mine: Text Mining and Topic Modeling Newspaper Usage in Scholarly Literature

Description: Presentation for the 2017 Digital Frontiers Conference. This presentation discusses the use of the JSTOR Data for Research (DfR) tool to examine the occurrence of newspapers in scholarly literature and analyze the disciplines and key terms associated with journal articles that use newspapers in their research.
Date: September 21, 2017
Creator: Feeney, Mary; Wallace, Niamh & Oliver, Jeff

Breakdowns in Machine Reading: Attempting to De-privilege Modern English Print with the Power of Supercomputing and the DH Dashboard

Description: Presentation for the 2017 Digital Frontiers Conference. This presentation is part of a panel addressing the constructive limitations of decolonializing DH by reflecting on the "Reading the First Books" project currently underway at the University of Texas at Austin. This presentation speaks to the project's technical breakdowns in machine reading.
Date: September 21, 2017
Creator: Tarpley, Bryan

Name Authority Files in the UNT Libraries' Digital Collections

Description: Presentation as part of a panel titled "From Authority Control to Identity Management: Managing--Not Controlling" at the American Association of Law Libraries (AALL) 2017 annual conference. These slides provide an overview of name authority control in the UNT Libraries' Digital Collections, including authority creation, authority records and their structured data, and entering names in the metadata editing system.
Date: July 17, 2017
Creator: Tarver, Hannah

A cooperative for big data in scholarly publishing

Description: Presented at Data Power 2017. This presentation describes the vision for a cooperative of stakeholder institutions called the Publishing Analytics Data Alliance.
Date: June 22, 2017
Creator: Hawkins, Kevin S.

Broadening access to books on Texas and Oklahoma

Description: Slides presented during panel “Four Case Studies, Four Ways: Highlights from AAUP's Review of OA Projects” at the 2017 annual meeting of the Association of American University Presses. This presentation by the principal investigator of this grant-funded project describes how we chose the topic of Texas and Oklahoma, what has surprised him about working with outside organizations and presses, what the challenges of working with outside organizations and presses have been, and what the good things about working with outside organizations have been.
Date: June 13, 2017
Creator: Hawkins, Kevin S.

Deciphering Signatures for Improved Discoverability of ETDs

Description: Presentation for the 2017 Texas Conference on Institutional Repositories. This lightning round presentation describes the creation of a database for deciphering and cataloging signatures for recently-digitized theses and dissertations.
Date: June 2, 2017
Creator: Wolf, Stacey & Yanowski, Kevin

Toward a Better Understanding of Open Access Policy Assessment

Description: Presentation for the 2017 Texas Conference on Institutional Repositories. In this presentation, the speakers will use current scholarship on IR and assessment methods to tease apart elements useful for understanding the fluid components of an open access policy.
Date: June 2, 2017
Creator: Andrews, Pamela; Zerangue, Amanda & Harker, Karen

3Dhotbed: Harnessing 3D Technologies and Data to Teach the History of the Book

Description: Presentation at the 2017 Texas Conference on Digital Libraries. This presentation includes the case study of developing 3D models of the tools, hosting the resulting data in the digital library, and the pedagogical opportunities the project has afforded.
Date: May 24, 2017
Creator: McIntosh, Marcia; Jacobs, Courtney E. & O'Sullivan, Kevin

After the Mandates & Manifestos, What Next? The Denton Declaration at 5

Description: Presentation for the 2017 UNT Open Access Symposium. This presentation provides background on the Denton Declaration, an open data manifesto created in 2012, before introducing panelists for a discussion on the future of open data and open access.
Date: May 19, 2017
Creator: Keralis, Spencer D. C.

[Keynote] Some Thoughts on the Fragility of the Public Record in the Age of Big Digital

Description: Presentation for the 2017 Open Access Symposium. This presentation explores the need complex issues involved with preserving public records, specifically through the need to triage preservation efforts; understand the government information lifecycle; differentiate access and usage; and engagement with stakeholders.
Date: May 19, 2017
Creator: Reilly, Bernard F.

Preservation of Access to Government Information

Description: Presentation for the 2017 Open Access Symposium. This presentation provides an overview of the Data Refuge initiative by the Penn Program in the Environmental Humanities and Penn Libraries.
Date: May 19, 2017
Creator: Janz, Margaret

Evaluating Paid For And Open Access Resources

Description: Data comes in a multitude of formats, concerns most subject areas, but is often found freely available. After pulling from a variety of resources, talking to numerous librarians, and researching offerings, this presentation presents all necessary elements of a data resource into an easy-to-use evaluation rubric and collection development policy.
Date: April 4, 2017
Creator: Rodriguez, Allyson