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
In this webinar session, we explore the experiences of national and research libraries in linked data exploration, looking at milestones over time.
File: video, 54 minutes Topics: Works in Progress, Linked Data
View this webinar to learn about an investigation into captioning tools and potential workflows to address accessibility issues for digital video at scale.
File: video, 53 minutes Topics: Works in Progress, Archives and Special Collections, Equity, Diversity, Inclusion, Topics, AV Materials
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
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
View this webinar to learn how the LC Labs team at the Library of Congress is currently experimenting with multiple ways to provide computational access to audiovisual materials.
File: video, 57 minutes Topics: Works in Progress, Archives and Special Collections, AV Materials
This presentation focuses on the search behaviors and demographic characteristics that impact students’ ability to identify the container of resources that they retrieved from a simulated Google search and is followed by a discussion on the implications for information literacy.
File: video, 58 minutes Topics: Research Methods, Works in Progress
This webinar explores the feasibility of a distributed digital preservation storage service for private and sensitive data held at libraries and archives in the US.
File: video, 51 minutes Topics: Works in Progress
The presenters will provide an overview of a pilot project using CONTENTdm to build, preserve, and showcase their digital collections, discuss the lessons learned so far, and preview the work ahead.
File: video, 56 minutes Topics: Linked Data, Works in Progress
This webinar provides an overview of OCLC Research's effort to develop a community research agenda that charts a path for engagement with data science, machine learning, and artificial intelligence.
File: video, 46 minutes Topics: Works in Progress