Presentations

OCLC and the Evolving Scholarly Record

OCLC and the Evolving Scholarly Record

By Ixchel M. Faniel

OCLC EMEA Regional Council Meeting
Marseille (France)

Ixchel M. Faniel explores the contours of the evolving scholarly record, including stakeholders, stewardship, conscious coordination, and the "inside out library."

File: pptx, 21.8MB   Topics: Evolving Scholarly Record, Research Data Management, Research Information Management, User Research

New ways of seeing: Understanding individuals on their terms

New Ways of Seeing: Understanding Individuals on their Terms

By Lynn Silipigni Connaway

ALIA Information Online
Sydney (Australia)

This presentation provides a deep delve into information behavior research methods, qualitative research, and ethnographic data collection tools and methods.

File: pptx, 9.5MB   Topics: Research Methods, User Research

Interdisciplinary Approaches to Research Methods in Information Behavior Studies

Interdisciplinary Approaches to Research Methods in Information Behavior Studies

By Lynn Silipigni Connaway

ISIC 2018, The Information Behaviour Conference
Kraków (Poland)

This presentation details research methods, and data collection and data analysis tools and methods used in library and information schools over the years for information behavior studies, as well as challenges and opportunities.

File: pptx, 22.1MB   Topics: User Research, Research Methods

User-Centered Assessment: Leveraging What You Know and Filling in the Gaps

User-Centered Assessment: Leveraging What You Know and Filling in the Gaps (video)

By Lynn Silipigni Connaway

Whether you’re trying to decide how to allocate your library’s resources or make the best use of your space, formal assessment tools can guide your decision-making. This webinar covers why formal assessments are more effective than anecdotal data, and will help you learn how to plan effective evaluations.

File: video, 60 minutes   Topics: User Research, Assessment, WebJunction