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

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

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

Approaches to Processing Audiovisual Archives for Improved Access and Preservation Planning

Approaches to Processing Audiovisual Archives for Improved Access and Preservation Planning (video)

By Emily Vinson

This webinar explains University of Houston’s “enhanced for A/V” minimal processing mindset utilized to survey all A/V materials held by UH Special Collections, and ongoing efforts to create a standard practice for A/V materials in archival collections as they are acquired to ensure proper storage. The webinar concludes with a discussion of the impact this approach has had on continuing efforts to preserve and make available A/V collections at UH.

File: video, 57 minutes   Topics: Archives and Special Collections, Works in Progress, Topics, AV Materials

Accessibility and Digital Collections (video)

Accessibility and Digital Collections (video)

By Hanning Chen, Nathan Tallman, Valerie Yazza

This webinar highlights steps to choose and build an accessible digital collections infrastructure, with both commercial software and locally developed software.

File: video, 57 minutes   Topics: Equity, Diversity, Inclusion, Works in Progress