Presentations

Overview of Three Areas of Research by the OCLC Research Library Partnership

Overview of Three Areas of Research by the OCLC Research Library Partnership

By Roy Tennant, Chela Scott Weber, Rebecca Bryant, Constance Malpas

OCLC Research Library Partnership (RLP) program officers and researchers provide an overview of three areas of ongoing work of the RLP: a research and learning agenda for archives and special collections; research information management; and the university futures, library futures project.

File: pdf, 4.3MB   Topics: Research Agendas, Research Information Management, Library Futures

The Realities of Research Data Management

The Realities of Research Data Management

By Annette Dortmund, Rebecca Bryant, Brian Lavoie, Constance Malpas

CODATA RDM Symposium 2018
Göttingen (Germany)

In recent years, research data management (RDM) has assumed an increasingly prominent place in scholarly communication, funder requirements, codes of academic practice, university research strategy, and even national policy. Learn about OCLC's research in RDM and the role of libraries in this work.

File: pdf, 7MB   Topics: Research Data Management

University Futures, Library Futures: Emerging Directions in Shared Library Services: A Discussion with Shared Library and Consortium Directors

University Futures, Library Futures: Emerging Directions in Shared Library Services: A Discussion with Shared Library and Consortium Directors

By Constance Malpas

ALA Midwinter Conference
Denver, CO (US)

Malpas details the University Futures, Library Futures project that examined the impact of increasing differentiation of US higher education on the organization of academic libraries; and the shift from collection-centric model of excellence to engagement-oriented model supporting distinctive needs of parent institution.

File: pptx, 2MB   Topics: Library Futures, Library Consortia

Collective Collections: Right-scaling Cooperative Stewardship

Collective Collections: Right-scaling Cooperative Stewardship

By Constance Malpas

IFLA Library Buildings and Equipment Section Seminar
Munich (Germany)

Malpas shares research and insights on the area of collective collections and how you can right scale stewardship of collections with the help of a cooperative.

File: pdf, 1.5MB   Topics: Collective Collections