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The OA2020 Expression of Interest

Description: Presentation for the 2018 Cross Timbers Library Collaborative Annual Conference. OA2020 is an international initiative that supports institutions committed to a large-scale shift toward open access to the scholarly journal literature. Institutions that sign the Expression of Interest commit to making a good-faith effort to devise and implement practical strategies and actions for transitioning their funding for subscribing to journals to supporting open access. This lightning talk provides and overview of the OA2020 initiative and related resources to help guide decision-making on how to redirect library funding.
Date: August 10, 2018
Creator: Hawkins, Kevin S.
Partner: UNT Libraries

A business model for author-pays publishing

Description: Presentation for the 2018 Association of University Presses Annual Meeting. This presentation describes the business model for Aquiline Books, a University of North Texas Libraries publishing service.
Date: June 17, 2018
Creator: Hawkins, Kevin S.
Partner: UNT Libraries

Time Travel Classroom: Historic Newspapers Online [Spring 2018]

Description: Presentation providing an overview of The Portal to Texas History, with examples of resources available within the repository. It specifically focuses on newspapers and how to use them for historical context and primary source information.
Date: February 20, 2018
Creator: Krahmer, Ana
Partner: UNT Libraries Digital Projects Unit

Use-Oriented Information and Knowledge Management: Information Production and Use Practices as an Element in the Quality and Impact of Information

Description: Presentation for the 2018 International Conference on Knowledge Management. This presentation discusses premises for directing the evaluation of the impact of information towards the assessment of knowledge process with an empirical focus on the management and evaluation of archaeological information.
Date: November 10, 2018
Creator: Huvila, Isto
Partner: UNT College of Information

Transforming Liaison Services at the UNT Libraries

Description: Presentation for the 2018 Cross Timbers Library Collaborative annual conference. This presentation reviews the process used to revamp the the University of North Texas Libraries philosophy for supporting subject librarians as they provide library services to the university community.
Date: August 10, 2018
Creator: Condrey, Coby & Leuzinger, Julie
Partner: UNT Libraries

Cataloging for Makerspaces

Description: Presentation for the 2018 Texas Library Association Annual Conference for the Cataloging and Metadata Round Table. This presentation covers descriptive cataloging, subject headings and genre terms for makerspace materials. The presentation refers to two supplemental documents: "Genre Terms for Makerspace Materials" and "LCSH for Makerspace Activities".
Date: April 4, 2018
Creator: Robson, Diane; Yanowski, Kevin & Sassen, Catherine
Partner: UNT Media Library

Arts and Humanities Academics Information Needs in Digital Era

Description: This presentation examines arts and humanities academics' scholarly information needs and their means of accessing scholarly e-content in today digital environment.
Date: November 9, 2018
Creator: Arshad, Alia & Ameen, Kanwal
Partner: UNT College of Information

Assessing the Success of a Mentoring Program for Academic Librarians

Description: Presentation for the 2018 Library Assessment Conference. This presentation describes the assessment of a mentoring program at a large academic library.
Date: December 5, 2018
Creator: Harker, Karen; Keshmiripour, Setareh; McIntosh, Marcia; O'Toole, Erin & Sassen, Catherine
Partner: UNT Libraries

Barriers to Active Participation in VCoPs of a Brazilian Public Sector Company

Description: Presentation for the 2018 International Conference on Knowledge Management. This presentation describes the research undertaken in a Brazilian company of the public services sector with the objective to identify the reasons why participants of virtual communities of practice (VCoPs) do not actively participate in their communities.
Date: November 9, 2018
Creator: Costa Ribeiro, Nara Viana; Watanabe Wilbert, Julieta K.; Aparecida Dandolini, Gertrudes & Artur de Souza, João
Partner: UNT College of Information

Becoming a Web Archivist: My 10 Year Journey in the National Library of Estonia

Description: Presentation for the 2018 International Internet Preservation Consortium General Assembly and Web Archiving Conference. This presentation describes the development of web archives at the National Library of Estonia.
Date: November 13, 2018
Creator: Daniel, Tiiu
Partner: International Internet Preservation Consortium

The Challenges of Collecting Social Media

Description: Presentation for the 2018 International Internet Preservation Consortium General Assembly and Web Archiving Conference. This presentation examines web archiving methods for social media.
Date: November 13, 2018
Creator: Camile, Géraldine & Stirling, Peter
Partner: International Internet Preservation Consortium

Digital Archiving Practices for Linguists: UNT Digital Library

Description: Presentation the 2018 Computational Resources on South Asian Languages Symposium. This presentation describes how linguistic resources are made accessible through the University of North Texas Libraries digital collections.
Date: November 1, 2018
Creator: Phillips, Mark Edward
Partner: UNT Libraries Digital Projects Unit

Crowdsourcing Descriptive Metadata for Web Archives

Description: Presentation for the 2018 International Internet Preservation Consortium General Assembly and Web Archiving Conference. This presentation discusses provides an overview of the CA.gov Web Archive Project.
Date: November 15, 2018
Creator: Kasianovitz, Kris
Partner: International Internet Preservation Consortium

Curating Dissent at State Library Victoria

Description: Presentation for the 2018 International Internet Preservation Consortium General Assembly and Web Archiving Conference. This presentation discusses the collection of materials relating to protests, activism, and dissent.
Date: November 13, 2018
Creator: Jetnikoff, Peter
Partner: International Internet Preservation Consortium

Data Readiness and the Digital Public Library of America

Description: Presentation for the 2018 Texas Library Association Annual Conference. This presentation describes the work of the Texas Digital Library (TDL) Digital Public Library of America (DPLA) Metadata Working Group, resources for preparing data, and the experiences of the Houston Public Library.
Date: April 2018
Creator: Hiott, Judith; Park, Kristi L.; Tarver, Hannah & Duran, Albert
Partner: UNT Libraries Digital Projects Unit