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Visual Thinking for Art Librarians and Artists: Techniques for Unlocking Your Creativity to Generate Ideas and Solve Problems

Description: This poster introduces visual thinking for art librarians and artists, and it looks at different techniques to promote creativity, conceptualize ideas, solve problems, and come up with new insights. It was presented virtually for the Art Libraries Society of North America's 48th Annual Conference held on July 29-31, 2020.
Date: June 30, 2020
Creator: Barham, Rebecca
Partner: UNT Libraries

To Co-Author or Not?

Description: This poster focuses on how to approach collaborative research. Learn how to choose team members, facilitate collaboration and organize all the elements of a project to create a successful publication or presentation. Also included are administrative responsibilities, thoughts on handling problems, examples of delineating responsibilities. It was presented at The Exchange an Association for Library Collections and Technical Services (ALCTS)/Library and Information Technology Association (LITA)/Library Leadership and Management (LLAMA) Collaboration held virtually on May 4, 6, & 8, 2020.
Date: May 6, 2020
Creator: Sassen, Catherine & Brannon, Sian
Partner: UNT Libraries

Transparency on Journal Pricing - Make a List!

Description: This poster discusses the creation and value of UNT Libraries Serials Transparency List that contains the subscription pricing information they receive from publishers. The list promotes transparency in journal pricing and informed decision-making in collection development. It was presented at The Exchange an Association for Library Collections and Technical Services (ALCTS)/Library and Information Technology Association (LITA)/Library Leadership and Management (LLAMA) Collaboration held virtually on May 4, 6, & 8, 2020.
Date: May 6, 2020
Creator: Enoch, Todd; Castillo, Darin & Brannon, Sian
Partner: UNT Libraries

A Peer Learning Model for Embedded Reference

Description: This poster presents a Peer-to-Peer Embedded Reference program created by the UNT Libraries. The creation and goals of the program are highlighted along with challenges and future plans. It was intended to be presented at the Texas Library Association 2020 conference, but the event was cancelled because of COVID-19 concerns.
Date: March 24, 2020
Creator: Whitfield, Angela; Brents, Madison & Stayton, Jennifer
Partner: UNT Libraries

University Archives and their relationship with Campus records management

Description: This poster highlights a project undertaken at the University of Houston by the Gerald D. Hines College of Architecture and Design to select and transition records into the University's archives. The relationship between colleges or department and the University archives is examined, and the workflows necessary to ensure consistency through the transfer. The poster was created as part of coursework for INFO 5375 Archival Appraisal in Spring 2020 at the University of North Texas.
Date: Spring 2020
Creator: Tutt, Courtney
Partner: UNT College of Information

Tackling Toxicity: Predicting, Surviving, & Preventing Toxic Workplaces

Description: This poster presents preliminary results from a survey of library employees on their experiences with toxic workplaces in libraries. The poster includes the most-reported toxic behaviors, advice for employees and employers on how to manage or avoid a toxic workplace environment. It was presented at the Electronic Resources & Libraries 2020 conference held in Austin, Texas.
Date: March 10, 2020
Creator: Dewitt-Miller, Erin & Crawford, Laurel
Partner: UNT Libraries

A Linguistic Analysis of Kanji: A Call for a Formal Framework

Description: This poster was present at the DFW Metroplex Linguistics Conference at the University of North Texas main campus in Denton, Texas on November 8,2019. The poster highlights a preliminary linguistic framework for describing kanji.
Date: November 2019
Creator: Garton, Rachel
Partner: UNT College of Information

Purchasing Power: Assessing Library Print Vendors

Description: This poster assesses the services of library print vendors using turn-around time to fulfill order and discounts off list price as found on the library services vendor's website.
Date: November 2019
Creator: Condrey, Coby & Dawson, Jill
Partner: UNT Libraries

Cataloging for Makerspaces

Description: This poster shares how makerspace items are cataloged by UNT Libraries and how they benefit the library. It was presented at the Mountain Plains Library Association 2019 Conference in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
Date: October 31, 2019
Creator: Robson, Diane; Sassen, Catherine & Yanowski, Kevin
Partner: UNT Libraries

University Libraries: How do we Meet the Needs of Students with Disabilities?

Description: Poster presented at the 2019 Association on Higher Education and Disability (AHEAD) annual conference in July, 2019 in Boston, MA. This poster discusses about the University of North Texas Libraries' collaborative approach to support the needs of Students with Disabilities.
Date: July 2019
Creator: Rowe, Jennifer
Partner: UNT Libraries

Accessing WARC files via SQL

Description: Poster from the 2019 International Internet Preservation Consortium General Assembly and Web Archiving Conference. This poster provides an overview of a method for accessing WARC files in a format that can be analyzed using SQL.
Date: June 6, 2019
Creator: Nagel, Sebastian
Partner: International Internet Preservation Consortium

Archiving and LTP of Websites and Born Digital Documents in Slovakia

Description: Poster from the 2019 International Internet Preservation Consortium General Assembly and Web Archiving Conference. This poster presents an overview of the typical web archiving process in Slovakia.
Date: June 6, 2019
Creator: Matúšková, Jana; Hausleitner, Peter & Bizík, Andrej
Partner: International Internet Preservation Consortium

WCT Technical Uplift

Description: Poster from the 2019 International Internet Preservation Consortium General Assembly and Web Archiving Conference. This poster documents updates to and future goals for improvement of the Web Curator Tool.
Date: June 6, 2019
Creator: O'Brien, Ben & Hoeven, Jeffrey van der
Partner: International Internet Preservation Consortium

Game Collections in Libraries: More than just Monopoly

Description: This poster was presented at the American Library Association (ALA) Conference & Exhibition in June of 2019 in Washington, D.C. The poster highlights the results of a game census completed in 2018 that documents games in library collections.
Date: June 2019
Creator: Robson, Diane
Partner: UNT Libraries

Facilitating User Access through the Extraction of Documents from Digital Archives

Description: Poster presented at the 2019 Texas Conference on Digital Libraries (TCDL-2019). This poster discusses about the University of North Texas' archive of government websites known as the CyberCemetery. The UNT Libraries have begun to extract documents embedded within the vast collection of web archives. Many of these documents include reports and transcripts from the various committees and agencies found in the collections. Through this project, the UNT Digital Library expands its role as a steward of digital resources in addition to making information easier to find.
Date: May 22, 2019
Creator: Fernandez, Mike & Tarver, Hannah
Partner: UNT Libraries

Hidden Gems: A Partnership Between the Digitization Lab and Photography Studio Art at UNT

Description: Poster presented at the 2019 Texas Conference on Digital Libraries (TCDL-2019). This poster discusses how inter-departmental partnerships, particularly between UNT's Digital Libraries and Department of Photography and Studio Art can provide a win win collaborative environment for all parties involved. While the Digital Projects Lab can hire experienced photographers to operate and oversee its capturing system, as the same time MFA students can gain high level photography experiences in a real world project outside of the College of Visual Arts and Design which would help them diversify their skillset.
Date: May 22, 2019
Creator: Gamez-Herrera, Melissa & Willis, Shannon
Partner: UNT Libraries

Environmental Degradation and Language Instability

Description: Poster from the 2019 meeting on "Voices in Dangerous Times: Language Endangerment & Political Instability." This poster examines how environmental degradation can impact language stability.
Date: March 22, 2019
Creator: Khular, Sumshot
Partner: UNT College of Information

Linguicism and Linguistic Genocide in Education in Central Europe

Description: Poster from the 2019 meeting on "Voices in Dangerous Times: Language Endangerment & Political Instability." This poster describes linguistic genocide as demonstrated through education.
Date: March 22, 2019
Creator: Kontra, Miklós
Partner: UNT College of Information

Slow Violence and Language Endangerment

Description: Poster from the 2019 meeting on "Voices in Dangerous Times: Language Endangerment & Political Instability." This poster describes the effects of violence on language endangerment.
Date: March 22, 2019
Creator: Cruz, Emiliana
Partner: UNT College of Information