Access 2018

Developing a Digital Initiatives Centre at a University Research Library

October 11 at 2:15pm join Shannon Lucky, Craig Harkema and Joel Salt (University of Saskatchewan) for their presentation on: Developing a Digital Initiatives Centre at a University Research Library This presentation describes our experience in developing a digital initiatives centre at a large Canadian university research library. Transitioning from a largely behind the scenes and

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(Why Aren’t We) Solving common Library problems with common systems?

October 11 at 1:55pm join May Yan and MJ Suhonos (Ryerson University) as they present: (Why Aren’t We) Solving common Library problems with common systems? RULA implements a records management system on the cheap but learns that many systems are really good solutions to a universal metadata, search and storage retrieval problem that most libraries

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Integrating Digital humanities into the web of scholarship with SHARE:: An exploration of requirements

October 11 at 1:15pm join Joanne Paterson (WesternU Libraries) who will present: Integrating Digital humanities into the web of scholarship with SHARE:: An exploration of requirements The Share project team surveyed DH practitioners to understand their needs with regards to the discovery and access and ultimately the preservation of multi-faceted, multimodal DH projects. How can

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Lightning Talks

October 11th at 11am join us for Lightning Talks. Standard ebooks – Jonathan Kift (Vancouver Public Library) Working in DS and DH: the good, the bad & the ugly – Autumn Mayes (Western University) Breaking the four(th) walls: examining access and community engagement with UD/UX methods – Eliana Dimopoulos (University of Washington), Lilian Curanzy (University

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