Library Research & Innovative Practice Forum

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The Library Research & Innovative Practice Forum is an annual event in June featuring lightning talks, presentations, and poster sessions by UMD Libraries’ librarians and staff.

Recent Submissions

  • Season of Change: Government Information at UMD 

    McDonald, Celina; Wilson, Aaron (2022-06-08)
    This presentation was made as part of the UMD Libraries' Libraries Research and Innovative Practice Forum on June 8, 2022. The presentation provides a general description of the Federal Depository Library Program (FDLP), ...
  • Fearlessly Forward: Applied Research Librarianship 

    Cossard, Patricia Kosco; White, Gary W (2022-06-09)
    What does it mean to be a faculty Librarian at a Research University? Defined as a university that is committed to research as a central part of its mission, and faculty responsibilities are defined as teaching/librarianship, ...
  • The Closed-Loop: Academic Publication Data Conundrum 

    Koivisto, Joseph; Sly, Jordan (2022-06-08)
    In this talk we will discuss the problems inherent in the publications-as-data model of large publishing and educational technology platforms. The datafication of scholarly communications establishes a closed-loop pipeline ...
  • Implementing Project Management Tools and Strategies 

    Pike, Robin; Gammnos, Rachel Wilder; Corlett-Rivera, Kelsey; Thompson, Hilary (2018-06-06)
    Many people are stretched thin at work because it's difficult to balance many competing priorities. In this panel, learn from four of your colleagues how they have implemented project management tools to stay organized, ...

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