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Time Travel Classroom: Historic Newspapers Online

Description: Presented for the HIST 4750 class on Social Studies Teaching Methods in the Department of History at the University of North Texas. This presentation provides an overview of The Portal to Texas History, with examples of primary resources available within the repository.
Date: 2017
Creator: Krahmer, Ana
Partner: UNT Libraries Digital Projects Unit

The Portal to Texas History: Filling In Your Story

Description: Presented for the Red River Historical and Genealogical Society. This presentation provides an overview of The Portal to Texas History, including information on search functions and available research types.
Date: June 12, 2017
Creator: Krahmer, Ana & Fisher, Sarah Lynn
Partner: UNT Libraries Digital Projects Unit

Updated UNT Master Plan

Description: PowerPoint presentation detailing UNT's Master Plan as of August 22, 2002. It includes an overview of completed an in-progress developments, including eleven property acquisitions during the year, and ongoing future plans.
Date: August 22, 2002
Creator: University of North Texas
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Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Think Globally, Act Locally: How Working with DPLA has Improved Our Collections

Description: Presented at the 2015 Digital Library Federation Forum as part of the panel, "Think Globally, Act Locally: How Working with DPLA has Improved Our Collections." This presentation provides an overview of how working as an aggregator for the Digital Public Library of America (DPLA) has changed workflows related to digital collections for The Portal to Texas History.
Date: October 28, 2015
Creator: McIntosh, Marcia
Partner: UNT Libraries Digital Projects Unit

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
Partner: UNT Libraries

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.
Partner: UNT Libraries

Enhancing Discovery of Unique Collections: Get Ahead of the Game

Description: Presented at the 2017 American Library Association (ALA) Annual Conference. This presentation discusses how best practices were implemented to meet user needs when cataloging a large collection of tabletop games.
Date: June 24, 2017
Creator: Robson, Diane; Sassen, Catherine & Yanowski, Kevin
Partner: UNT Media Library

Web archives: A preliminary exploration of user expectations vs. reality

Description: Presentation for the Workshop on Web Archiving and Digital Libraries (WADL) as part of the 2017 ACM/IEEE-CS Joint Conference on Digital Libraries (JCDL). This presentation discusses a paper examining how users perceive the process of web archiving.
Date: June 22, 2017
Creator: Reyes Ayala, Brenda
Partner: UNT College of Information

Professional Opinion vs. User Directed Digitization, Round 1

Description: Presented at the 2017 Digital Public Library of America (DPLA)Fest Conference. This lightning round presentation shares the results of a web survey of DPLA partners' methods and representation practices of scrapbooks and plans for usability studies.
Date: April 20, 2017
Creator: McIntosh, Marcia & Willis, Shannon
Partner: UNT Libraries Digital Projects Unit

Lessons Learned in Creating New Digital Libraries Interfaces

Description: Presentation for the 2017 Texas Conference on Digital Libraries. This presentation discusses lessons learned from the UNT Libraries redesign of two digital library interfaces: The Portal to Texas History and the UNT Digital Library.
Date: May 25, 2017
Creator: Hicks, William & Phillips, Mark Edward
Partner: UNT Libraries Digital Projects Unit

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
Partner: UNT Libraries

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
Partner: UNT Libraries

End of Term Web Archive--2008, 2012, 2016

Description: Presentation for the 2017 UNT Open Access Symposium. This presentation provides an overview of the End of Term Archive project, including updates and challenges from the 2016 harvest.
Date: May 19, 2017
Creator: Phillips, Mark Edward
Partner: UNT Libraries Digital Projects Unit

TRAIL @ UNT: Update

Description: Presentation for the 2017 Technical report Archive and Image Library (TRAIL) Annual Meeting. This presentation provides an update on the TRAIL Collection at UNT Libraries, including current metadata remediation initiatives.
Date: May 9, 2017
Creator: Phillips, Mark Edward & Rosenbeck, Craig
Partner: UNT Libraries Digital Projects Unit

Developing the DPLA Texas Service Hub, v.2. A collaboration to build the next generation aggregator for Texas

Description: Presentation for the 2017 Texas Conference on Digital Libraries. This presentation shares the goals and mission of apilot with the University of North Texas and teh Houston Public Library to develop a prototype of a new service hub for Texas to provide metadata from collections across the state to the Digital Public Library of America.
Date: May 25, 2017
Creator: Park, Kristi L.; Steans, Ryan; Halbert, Martin; Hiott, Judith; Woodward, Nick & Tarver, Hannah
Partner: UNT Libraries Digital Projects Unit