Presentations

Cross-campus partnerships, the library, and the university research enterprise

Cross-campus partnerships, the library, and the university research enterprise

By Brian Lavoie, Rebecca Bryant, Annette Dortmund

This webinar is the first in a series offered by the OCLC Research Library Partnership focusing on cross-campus collaboration in research support.

File: pptx, 82MB   Topics: Research Information Management, Role of Libraries in Data Curation, Institutional Organization, Researcher Support, Research Data Management, Works in Progress

OCLC Linked Data: Research, experimental applications, and shared infrastructure

OCLC Linked Data: Research, experimental applications, and shared infrastructure

By Andrew Pace, John Chapman

LD4 Conference 2020
virtual

This presentation summarized OCLC's findings on the impact of new workflows in the ground-shifting transition from traditional cataloging to linked data platforms, highlighted the integral engagement, participation, and feedback from OCLC members, and attempted to chart a linked data research path for the decade to come.

Recording available on LD4 on YouTube.

File: pdf, 2.5MB   Topics: Linked Data

Scaling research support services through a graduate specialist program at Rutgers University

Scaling research support services through a graduate specialist program at Rutgers University

By Dee Magnoni, Ryan Womack

This recorded webinar discusses how the Rutgers University New Brunswick Libraries are using an innovative graduate specialist program to scale research support services, support doctoral and master's student career development, and enrich cross-campus relationships.

File: video, 63 minutes   Topics: Student Support, Researcher Support, Works in Progress

Dynamics of change—continuing the conversation on library naming, finding, and relationship-building with Indigenous peoples

Dynamics of change—continuing the conversation on library naming, finding, and relationship-building with Indigenous peoples

By May Chan, Oy Lein Jace Harrison, Jamie Lee Morin, Desmond Wong

Watch this recorded webinar to learn about how the University of Toronto Libraries is reckoning with both cultural change and the development of culturally appropriate metadata on a system-wide scale.

File: video, 58 minutes   Topics: Equity, Diversity, Inclusion, Works in Progress

Collection Directions: A conversation about shared library collections and services in a swiftly changing environment

Collection Directions: A conversation about shared library collections and services in a swiftly changing environment

By Lorcan Dempsey

In this video, join the Orbis Cascade Alliance and OCLC in an exploration of how this landscape is evolving and how member libraries are adapting, including a keynote address by Lorcan Dempsey, Chief Strategist and Vice President of Membership and Research at OCLC, followed by a lively panel discussion featuring a cross-section of library leaders from Orbis Cascade Alliance, and an audience Q&A.

A similar version of this presentation was given during the 2020 MOBIUS Annual Conference.

File: pptx, 20MB   Topics: Library Consortia, Researcher Support, Student Support

Using Data to Advocate for the Preservation of Audiovisual Collections

Using Data to Advocate for the Preservation of Audiovisual Collections

By Alison Reppert Gerber, Kira Sobers

This webinar explains how data from a four-year project to survey and assess audiovisual collections across the Smithsonian Institution is being used to advance the preservation of those materials on a pan-institutional level.

File: video, 54 minutes   Topics: Works in Progress, Archives and Special Collections, AV Materials