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  • Hardesty, Juliet (Indiana University Digital Collections Services, 2017-04-12)
    The Avalon Media System is an open source system for managing and providing access to large collections of digital audio and video. The project is led by the libraries of Indiana University Bloomington and Northwestern ...
  • Dalmau, Michelle; Weber, Licia (Indiana University Digital Collections Services, 2017-02-08)
    A previously unknown collection of over 25,000 black and white architectural photographs were discovered in a dilapidated house owned by the Indiana Limestone Company in Bedford, Indiana. These images of residences, churches, ...
  • Grove, Andreah (2017-05-08)
    Creative nonfiction has grown in library collections. It has reframed how we perceive storytelling. This poster introduces the genre of creative nonfiction. It defines the genre, presents different types, and provides ...
  • Motz, Gary; Laherty, Jennifer; Ng, Wen (Indiana University Digital Collections Services, 2017-04-26)
    Imago is a prototypic ‘next-generation’ digital repository that is dynamically linked to the collection management databases supported by a unique partnership between the IU Libraries and the Center for Biological Research ...
  • Nay, Leanne (Indiana University Digital Collections Services, 2017-04-19)
    In recent years, the “maker movement” has gained serious traction in higher education. Makerspaces, fab labs, and hackerspaces are popping up in universities and libraries around the world, including Indiana University. ...
  • Hayes, Clayton; Kelly, Heidi Elaine (Journal of Librarianship and Scholarly Communication, 2017-04-18)
    INTRODUCTION This study analyzes the gender dynamics of the American Library Association’s SCHOLCOMM listserv in order to determine the accuracy of concerns expressed by participants in early 2016 regarding the dominance ...
  • Mellon, Mary; Menzies, Luke (Indiana University Digital Collections Services, 2017-02-15)
    Recently the IU Libraries has seen major progress in managing born digital materials within some of the special collections units. The Born Digital Preservation Lab, established in January 2016, has been developing workflows ...
  • Chapman, Katie (Indiana University Digital Collections Services, 2017-03-22)
    The Troubadour Melodies Database is a Drupal-platform site that includes basic information about and transcriptions of the extant troubadour melodies as they are found in the 13th-14th century manuscripts preserving the ...
  • Ponella, Philip; Whitaker, Maria (Indiana University Digital Collections Services, 2017-03-29)
    Until recently, the Variations Digital Music Library provided online access to approximately 30,000 selected recordings and scores from the Indiana University Cook Music Library. First implemented in 1996 with support from ...
  • Asher, Andrew (Association of Research Libraries, 2015)
    This paper analyzes the content and difficulty of approximately 450,000 reference transactions recorded by the Indiana University Libraries between 2006 and 2013.
  • Cohen, Rachael; Thorpe, Angie (Taylor & Francis Group, 2015)
    This investigation sought to develop a broad view of discovery service user behavior by analyzing vendor-provided and Google Analytics usage data from discovery service implementations at two Indiana University campuses. ...
  • Asher, Andrew; Winterman, Brian (2016)
    Executive summary report for the Standardized Assessment of Information Literacy Skills (SAILS) survey conducted at Indiana University Bloomington in Fall 2015.
  • Asher, Andrew (2017-01-27)
    This study evaluates the impact of course specific library instruction on undergraduate students’ course grade outcomes in 2014-2015. Grade distributions and mean grade outcomes were compared between courses that did and ...
  • Donaldson, Devan Ray; Hill, Racquel; Dowding, Heidi; Keitel, Christian (iPRES 2016 Proceedings, 2016-10)
    Security is critical to repository trustworthiness. Recent international standards for Trustworthy Digital Repositories (TDRs) all specify some sort of security criteria that are necessary to adhere to in order to attain ...
  • Meister, Sam; Wilson, Carl; Peltzman, Shira; Dowding, Heidi (iPRES 2016 Proceedings, 2016-10)
    In this paper, we describe the structure and contents for the OSS4Pres 2.0 workshop.
  • Cowan, William; Homenda, Nicholas (Indiana University Digital Collections Services, 2017-02-01)
    The IU Libraries have a long history of delivering access to digital musical scores beginning with the Variations project in 1997. In 2014, the IU and IUPUI Libraries began work on a collaborative project to develop a new ...
  • Kelly, Heidi (Indiana University Digital Collections Services, 2016-11-16)
    Building on the conceptual framework of her DLBB presentation from the spring, Heidi Dowding will present a more in-depth look at digital preservation in 2016. She will discuss current state-of-the-art projects like ...
  • Dalmau, Michelle; Homenda, Nicholas (Digital Library Federation Forum, 2016-11-09)
    A complex, dynamic network of digital scholarship experts from across the campus serve as the core of the Indiana University Libraries’ Scholars’ Commons, a space and service hub open since September 2014 that supports ...
  • Paul, Logan; Noel, Robert (IU Libraries, 2016-04-30)
    This website displays dynamic citation visualizations for faculty citations using data from available sources. Individual faculty and others charged with this task can import data on themselves and send along a link that ...
  • Liss, Jennifer A. (Taylor & Francis, 2016-12-12)
    At its 2016 Annual Meeting in Orlando, Competencies and Education for a Career in Cataloging Interest Group co-chairs Karen Snow (Dominican University, Graduate School of Library & Information Science) and Jennifer A. Liss ...

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