Presentations

Trends and Priorities in Canadian Research Libraries: Results of a CARL-OCLC Survey

Trends and Priorities in Canadian Research Libraries: Results of a CARL-OCLC Survey

By Vivian Lewis and Merrilee Proffitt

CNI Spring Membership Meeting
St. Louis, MO (USA)

This briefing focused on findings from the 2018's Canadian Association of Research Libraries and OCLC Research survey of research libraries in Canada as well as comparative data from complementary surveys conducted by OCLC Research in partnership with the Council of Australian University Libraries and Research Libraries UK.

File: pptx, 9.1MB   Topics: Research Library Partnership, Library Futures, Library Trends

Leading the 21st Century Research Library

Leading the 21st Century Research Library

By Rachel Frick, Rebecca Bryant, Annette Dortmund, Karen Smith-Yoshimura, and Titia van der Werf

Research Library Partners Satellite Workshop
Marseille (France)

Program officers and researchers share recent OCLC Research into European practices related to linked data, research data management, persistent identifiers, open access, and research information management.

File: pptx, 15.3MB   Topics: Research Library Partnership, Linked Data, Research Data Management, Research Information Management, Open Access

Practices and Patterns in Research Information Management: Findings from a Global Survey

Practices and Patterns in Research Information Management: Findings from a Global Survey (video)

By Rebecca Bryant, Anna Clements, Jan Fransen

This webinar shares findings from the report “Practices and Patterns in Research Information Management: Findings from a Global Survey,” which provides a comprehensive view of international RIM practices and offers insights for libraries building or considering RIM services.

File: video, 48 minutes   Topics: Research Information Management, Research Library Partnership, Works in Progress

Works in Progress Webinar: Prototype to Production: OCLC Work with the International Image Interoperability Framework (video)

Works in Progress Webinar: Prototype to Production: OCLC Work with the International Image Interoperability Framework (video)

By Jeff Mixter, Shane Huddleston

In this webinar, members of the OCLC Research and Product teams discuss the history and strategy behind bringing IIIF support to CONTENTdm, the relationship between OCLC Research and the Product team in building a production service, and the upcoming work to implement the IIIF Discovery API specification at scale and to advance the standard.

File: video, 48 minutes   Topics: IIIF, Research Library Partnership, Works in Progress

Acquiring RDM Services for Your Institution (video)

Acquiring RDM Services for Your Institution (video)

By Rebecca Bryant, Brian Lavoie

In the third and final  webinar of the three-part Realities of Data Management webinar series, we examine how institutions are making decisions about infrastructures, services, and personnel to support local RDM services.

 

File: video, 60 minutes   Topics: Research Data Management, Research Library Partnership, Works in Progress

Identifying and Acting on Incentives when Planning RDM Services (video)

Identifying and Acting on Incentives when Planning RDM Services (video)

By Rebecca Bryant, Ixchel M. Faniel

In the second webinar of the three-part Realities of Data Management webinar series, we continue to explore the factors influencing institutional decision making when developing resources and support for research data management. Here we present an incentives model that shapes local needs.

File: video, 57 minutes   Topics: Research Data Management, Research Library Partnership, Works in Progress

Lessons Learned from a Linked Data Prototype for Managing Bibliographic Data (video)

Lessons Learned from a Linked Data Prototype for Managing Bibliographic Data (video)

By Bruce Washburn, Stephen Hearn, Marc McGeem, John Chapman

Several research libraries have joined with OCLC in a joint research project prototyping a new suite of linked data services. In this webinar, learn about this unique project uses the out-of-the-box services from Wikibase and a high-quality set of name entities available from FAST, VIAF, and Wikidata.

File: video, 60 minutes   Topics: Linked Data, Wikimedia, Research Library Partnership, Works in Progress

Walk through 2018 International Linked Data Survey for Implementers Responses (video)

Walk through 2018 International Linked Data Survey for Implementers Responses (video)

By Karen Smith-Yoshimura

OCLC Research’s 2018 International Linked Data Survey for Implementers attracted responses from 81 institutions in 20 countries. Together, they described 104 linked data projects or services that have been or are being implemented. In this webinar, Karen Smith-Yoshimura goes over the results of the survey.

File: video, 38 minutes   Topics: Linked Data, Research Library Partnership, Works in Progress

Understanding Institutional Research Data Management Services (video)

Understanding Institutional Research Data Management Services (video)

By Brian Lavoie

This webinar is first in a three-part series based upon The Realities of Research Data Management  series published by OCLC Research in 2017-18, and is of interest to library leaders and scholarly communications librarians. 

File: video, 60 minutes   Topics: Research Data Management, Research Library Partnership, Works in Progress