Safeguarding For The Future: Managing Born-Digital Collections In Museums, 2017 Seton Hall University
Safeguarding For The Future: Managing Born-Digital Collections In Museums, Kimberly Kruse
Seton Hall University Dissertations and Theses (ETDs)
Over the past few decades, advancements in technology have changed society entirely. Every bit of information about world news, popular culture, and art is just a tap of a touchscreen away. So many aspects of the contemporary world have become digitized so that it was only a matter of time before museums would have to face the issue of born-digital media in their collections. From videos to web-based art, museums have to tackle how to save this new form of cultural heritage. Museums have to do so now before it gets lost forever. The challenge of born-digital objects lies in ...
When Archives And Libraries Collaborate: One Institution Benefiting Another, 2017 James R. Crumley Jr. Archives
When Archives And Libraries Collaborate: One Institution Benefiting Another, Shannon Smith, Scott Reeves
South Carolina Libraries
This article explores the transferal of a historic library of books known as the Salzburger Collection, and the collaboration which resulted from this transferal between a library and archives.
Open Geoportal Lands To Europe: Use Cases And Improvements From Geodata@Polimi, 2017 Leonardo Campus Library, Archive and Library Systems, Politecnico di Milano p.zza Leonardo Da Vinci, 32, Milano, Italy
Open Geoportal Lands To Europe: Use Cases And Improvements From Geodata@Polimi, Marcella Samakovlija, Francesco Bartoli
Free and Open Source Software for Geospatial (FOSS4G) Conference Proceedings
TeDOC is part of the University Library System, owns a Great collection of historical and current maps, paper and digital and provides at their distribution to teachers and students, as part of the educational and research activities of the Politecnico di Milano. We were searching for a tool able to find, display and download current and historical cartography and, after a few years of work, we have become the first Europeans to use Open Geoportal (https://github.com/OpenGeoportal ) like our working tool. The component to ingest the data to OGP has evolved considerably, allowing better integration with GeoServer and ...
Slis Connecting Volume 6, Issue 1, 2017 The University of Southern Mississippi
Slis Connecting Volume 6, Issue 1, Stacy Creel, Ph.D., Teresa S. Welsh, Ph.D.
SLIS Connecting Volume 6, Issue 1 (Spring/Summer 2017)
Public Libraries And The Economically Disadvantaged: A Bibliometric Assessment Of Published Research, 1996-2016, 2017 The University of Southern Mississippi
Public Libraries And The Economically Disadvantaged: A Bibliometric Assessment Of Published Research, 1996-2016, Scott A. Manganello
One of the greatest challenges that American public libraries have faced is serving the disadvantaged and homeless population. This research project analyzed publication trends in LIS literature from the past 20 years pertaining to research related to public libraries and the economically disadvantaged, specifically publication trend over time, core journals, most prolific lead authors, and focus of the studies.
African American Archival Resources: Representation In North Carolina, South Carolina, And Georgia, 2017 The University of Southern Mississippi
African American Archival Resources: Representation In North Carolina, South Carolina, And Georgia, Tekla Ali Johnson
The breadth, scope, security, evaluation, and preservation of African American archival resources in the United States are all understudied. Moreover, the scope and contents of the majority of African American resources are likely unknown. The purpose of this study was to compile a record of collections holding primary resources on African Americans to conducting research on African American Archival Resources in three states, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Georgia.
Gender Roles And Gender Stereotypes In Four Newbery Award-Winning Books, 2017 The University of Southern Mississippi
Gender Roles And Gender Stereotypes In Four Newbery Award-Winning Books, Alex Paige Brower
As gender equality has become a more prominent issue and men and women have become more equal, one would expect this change to be reflected in children’s literature. This study examines four Newbery-Award winning books to determine if this change is apparent.
Emerging Roles: Academic Libraries Crossing The Digital Divide, 2017 The University of Southern Mississippi
Emerging Roles: Academic Libraries Crossing The Digital Divide, Kenneth Angell
For every advance of information and communication technology in the 20thand 21st centuries, there has been gap between those who can readily adopt and benefit from it and those who cannot. As higher education becomes increasingly enmeshed in Internet-based learning, academic libraries will need to maintain and even increase digital literacy and fluency instruction in spite of presumed reduced need. Furthermore, academic libraries themselves will need to examine their own status in the divide.
Student Associations: News And Events, 2017 The University of Southern Mississippi
Student Associations: News And Events, Usm School Of Library And Information Science
News and events from SLIS student associations: Library and Information Science Students Association (LISSA) and Southern Miss Student Archivists (SMSA).
From The Gas: Congratulations, Publications, Presentations, 2017 The University of Southern Mississippi
From The Gas: Congratulations, Publications, Presentations, Usm School Of Library And Information Science
News and congratulations from SLIS Graduate Assistants for student, alum, and faculty accomplishments, publications, and presentations.
Spotlights: Faculty, Alum, And Courses, 2017 The University of Southern Mississippi
Spotlights: Faculty, Alum, And Courses, Usm School Of Library And Information Science
Spotlighting SLIS faculty Dr. Chris Cunningham, SLIS alumna Tamara Nelson, Information Science courses and British Studies.
Slis Director's Update, 2017 The University of Southern Mississippi
Slis Director's Update, Usm School Of Library And Information Science
News and updates from Southern MIss School of Library and Information Science Director, Dr. Teresa Welsh.
Policy - Scholars' Mine Collection Development, 2017 Missouri University of Science and Technology
Policy - Scholars' Mine Collection Development, James Roger Weaver
Scholars' Mine - Policies, Procedures and Guidelines
This policy provides guidance for content selection for our institutional repository (Scholars’ Mine). The purpose of this policy is to anticipate and meet the research support and information access needs of our campus community.
Developing An Effective, Accessible And Sustainable Digital Repository Of Olt Learning And Teaching Resources: Final Report, 2017 Charles Sturt University
Developing An Effective, Accessible And Sustainable Digital Repository Of Olt Learning And Teaching Resources: Final Report, Philip Hider, Pru Mitchell, Helen Galatis, Katie Mcdowell
This project aimed to provide the Department with a roadmap for its Resource Library, an online repository containing resources emanating from the projects funded by the OLT and its predecessors. The roadmap is to address both technical and management considerations in order to ensure the repository’s sustainability and engagement with the higher education learning and teaching community in Australia and beyond. The project conducted a literature review and prepared a briefing paper for participants in a nationwide consultation exercise around the future of the Resource Library. Over 70 leaders and experts in university learning and teaching, and in scholarly ...
Volume 23 Issue 1 Table Of Contents, 2017 Pacific University
Volume 23 Issue 1 Table Of Contents
No abstract provided.
Ola Today: Oregon Librarians Respond To Changing Times, 2017 Pacific University
Ola Today: Oregon Librarians Respond To Changing Times
This issue’s contributors and topics span academic and public institutions, rural and metropolitan libraries, political activism and personal narrative, and programming as well as abstraction. Considering instances of political action and librarianship, Oregon Library Association President Elsa Loftis begins this issue by profiling the organization. She cites its Legislative Agenda and its advocacy body, the Library Development and Legislation Committee, offering resources and steps toward political action that align with such guiding principles as Intellectual Freedom, Equitable Access, and Stewardship of Public Resources. Donna L. Cohen details a series of civic education workshops she has offered in recent months ...
Volume 23 Issue 1 Introduction, 2017 Multnomah County Library
Volume 23 Issue 1 Introduction, Lynne Stahl
I feel honored and fortunate to have been asked to introduce this issue of the OLA Quarterly, and, having lived in Oregon for less than two years, not a little daunted in light of my relative newness to the state. Neither a longtime Oregonian nor even yet a fully credentialed librarian, I am hardly the fittest person imaginable to introduce a journal issue focused on Oregon librarians’ response to broad and dramatic changes. And yet, in the same way that one can benefit greatly from the distanced perspective of a different set of eyes looking over a draft of writing ...
Volume 23 Issue 1 Back Matter, 2017 Pacific University
Volume 23 Issue 1 Back Matter
No abstract provided.
Microbial Ecology Electronic Resources, 2017 Iowa State University
Microbial Ecology Electronic Resources, Michael Bobb
Microbial ecology covers sub-disciplines of both microbiology and ecology. To put it briefly, it is the study of the roles and relationships that microorganisms (predominantly bacteria and fungi) have with the environment and other organisms within the environment. There is much overlap in the topic areas, and often research covers several different sub-disciplines simultaneously. Major topic areas within microbial ecology are ecology, microbiology, soil science, agriculture, bioremediation, environmental science, biogeography, biogeochemistry, oceanography, restoration ecology, and dentistry/biofilm biology. Researchers and research programs cover a broad spectrum of topics; for example, molecular researchers who are interested in the metabolic processes and ...
Challenges And Solutions In Library And Information Sciences: Formulating A Pharmacy Collection Without A Prescription, Kristin Laughtin-Dunker
Library Presentations, Posters, and Videos
Librarians, pharmacists, and scientists encounter diverse challenges relating to knowledge management, the creation, organization, and retrieval of information. This session will highlight current challenges faced in this area by colleagues from across the Academy. Participants will have the opportunity to engage in two roundtable discussions. By the end of the session, participants will be able to describe current challenges faced in Library and Information Science, and bring solutions back to their academic program.
These slides include the "Formulating a Pharmacy Collection Without a Prescription" portion of the panel, which discussed the collection development process for a group of non-health science ...