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Outreach To Science Faculty And Students Through Research Exhibitions, Tina Chan, Chris Hebblethwaite Oct 2013

Outreach To Science Faculty And Students Through Research Exhibitions, Tina Chan, Chris Hebblethwaite

Upstate New York Science Librarians Conference

Presentation describes bringing a display of student scholarship to Penfield Library at SUNY Oswego. Two science librarians approached faculty members regarding potential participation and then organized a showcase of science research inside the library. Having research posters displayed in a visible, central, and active location allows the broader campus community to view the latest research from students and faculty. Reaching out to science faculty reminds them that librarians can help with their library needs, and that the library is a place to highlight their and their students’ research.


Open Culture At The Heart Of The University: Libraries As Multicommons, Anna K. Gold Sep 2013

Open Culture At The Heart Of The University: Libraries As Multicommons, Anna K. Gold

Anna K. Gold

The university library can be reconceptualized as a powerful engine for open culture. A generative and regenerative center that naturally brings disciplines, cultures, and generations together, the university library can expand its role in open culture far beyond sharing institutionally-produced research and data through open repositories. Drawing on the experience of a public polytechnic university, this presentation documents the emergence of a university library as a system of open culture programs and as a place where a speeding culture can stop to dialogue, think, and create: generating collective interactive learning; fostering collaboration with open data; cultivating open conversations and learning ...


Reorganizing The College Library: Colby's Foray Into The Future, Clem Guthro Jun 2013

Reorganizing The College Library: Colby's Foray Into The Future, Clem Guthro

Clem Guthro

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Library As Publisher: Articulating The Impact Of Digital Monographic Publishing Within The University, Richard Clement Mar 2013

Library As Publisher: Articulating The Impact Of Digital Monographic Publishing Within The University, Richard Clement

Richard W. Clement

This PowerPoint considers the impact at Utah State University in moving the USU Press backlist into the IR, the creation of a digital library monographic imprint, and the creation of a space for experimentation in new digital monographic forms.


Breaking Up Is Hard To Do, Carolyn J. Deluca, Dani L. Roach Mar 2013

Breaking Up Is Hard To Do, Carolyn J. Deluca, Dani L. Roach

Library Staff Publications & Presentations

Breaking up with an e-resource, whether it’s the provider, publisher or librarian that decides to end things, is like most relationship endings: messy. This session covers in gritty detail how to disentangle the resource from all your social circles — your tools, systems and more.