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Step Up Your Game with Genre Terms for Tabletop Games

Description: This poster introduces the controlled vocabulary of genre terms used by the UNT Libraries to enhance user access to a large collection of tabletop games. It was presented at the Online Audiovisual Catalogers (OLAC) 2020 conference which was held virtually.
Date: October 13, 2020
Creator: Robson, Diane; Sassen, Catherine & Yanowski, Kevin
Partner: UNT Libraries

I Really Should Change My Mind About These Vegetables - A Signature Assignment with Social Responsibility in Mind

Description: This poster describes an exercise in an undergraduate nutrition class that meets Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board (THECB) social responsibility objectives and is assessed using a rubric adapted from the Association of American Colleges and Universities (AACU) VALUES rubrics. It was presented at the Society for Nutrition Education and Behavior 51st Annual Conference held in Minneapolis, Minnesota from July 21-24, 2018.
Date: July 2018
Creator: Connors, Priscilla L.
Partner: UNT College of Merchandising, Hospitality and Tourism

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

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

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

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

Usage Patterns of E-Journal Databases: A Transaction Log Analysis

Description: Poster shows the results of a study that closely examines the transaction logs of e-journal databases over a one-year period at the University of Engineering and Technology, Lahore.
Date: November 9, 2018
Creator: Rafique, Azra; Ameen, Kanwal & Arshad, Alia
Partner: UNT College of Information

Towards an Understanding of Data Ethics in LIS

Description: Presentation discusses how the topic of data ethics has historically been addressed in LIS research, and takes a close look at the key research themes of privacy, research ethics, ethical ecosystems, and control in the papers found.
Date: November 9, 2018
Creator: Roeschley, Ana & Khader, Malak
Partner: UNT College of Information

Analysis Gender Stereotypes in Perception Profile of Conduct in Track and Field

Description: This poster was present at the International Association of Physical Education & Sport for Girls & Women (IAPESGW) 18th World Congress in May 2017 at Barry University, Miami Shores. The poster examines gender stereotypes of men and women's profile of conduct in athletics.
Date: May 2017
Creator: Rodríguez-Fernández, Carmen; González Zuluaga, Julián E.; Martínez Patiño, María José & Ospina Betancur, Jonathan
Partner: UNT College of Education

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

Document Expansion for Short Text Conversation

Description: Poster discusses the results of a study where input data was used to create expanded comments in a natural language conversational system.
Date: November 9, 2018
Creator: Wang, Jianqiang
Partner: UNT College of Information

Application of QR Codes in Library Services: Beyond Q

Description: Poster explores the possibilities of using QR codes to provide library services, including book recommendations, quick access to online resources, and complaint reporting.
Date: November 9, 2018
Creator: Verma, Vijay Kumar & Ranjan, Manish
Partner: UNT College of Information

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

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