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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

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

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

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

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

Preparing STEM Graduate Students for the Dissertation or Thesis Proposal

Description: Poster presented at the 2019 American Association for the Advancement of Science Annual Meeting. This poster describes outcomes from a library workshop designed to lower barriers students face when beginning a dissertation or thesis proposal.
Date: February 8, 2019
Creator: O'Toole, Erin
Partner: UNT Libraries

Augmented Reality Tour of Campus

Description: Poster for the 2018 International Conference on Knowledge Management. This poster describes a new approach to the standard campus tour by using an augmented reality campus application.
Date: November 9, 2018
Creator: Colvin, Erin; Cho, Inyoung; Donnelly, Trevor; Le, Nguyen & Naquib, Moustafa
Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences

Building Agency within the Agency and in the Community: Improving Web Access to Public Health Data in New York City

Description: Poster for the 2018 International Conference on Knowledge Management. This poster catalogues the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene's redevelopment efforts to understand users and reimagine uses for its public use data.
Date: November 9, 2018
Creator: Marcial, Laura; Quattrone, Wes; Affrunti, Megan; Hinterland, Kinjia; Laufenberg, Jeff; Duparc, Martin et al.
Partner: UNT College of Information

Deep Learning for Predicting Scientific Growth Trends

Description: Poster for the 2018 International Conference on Knowledge Management. This poster proposes a supervised learning model based on Convolutional Neural Network (CNN).
Date: November 9, 2018
Creator: He, Jiangen
Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences

Modeling Scholarly Creativity: Browsing and Complexity

Description: Poster for the 2018 International Conference on Knowledge Management. This poster models scholarly browsing.
Date: November 9, 2018
Creator: Behpour, Sahar; O'Connor, Brian Clark; Goudarzi, Abbas & Hawamdeh, Suliman M.
Partner: UNT College of Information

A Rosetta Stone for Provenance Models

Description: Poster for the 2018 International Conference on Knowledge Management. This poster compares and contrasts four different provenance models.
Date: November 9, 2018
Creator: Gryk, Michael R.; Shrivastava, Pratik & Ludäscher, Bertram
Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences

Source Preferences in Everday Life Information Seeking

Description: Poster for the 2018 International Conference on Knowledge Management. This poster uses a questionnaire to identify which information sources respondents would use in specific situations and which qualities of those sources were most important to them.
Date: November 9, 2018
Creator: Dill, Emily Anne; Le, Kimdy & Poulsen, Joan
Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences

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