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A Destination for DRUM Dataset Deposits: Creating the UMD Data Collection
As publisher policies and funding agencies increasingly require or encourage research data be made open for wider access and review, improving data collection and curation practices in institutional repositories has become ...
Effectiveness of Borrowing Ebooks via Interlibrary Loan
How effective are we at borrowing ebooks via interlibrary loan? This is the driving question when evaluating ebook workflows. The increasing desire to borrow materials electronically is reflected in the increasing numbers ...
The Closed-Loop: Academic Publication Data Conundrum
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 ...
Fearlessly Forward: Applied Research Librarianship
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, ...
Season of Change: Government Information at UMD
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), ...
Pivoting Towards People and Puppets During the Pandemic
This presentation explained how we as a library (the Michelle Smith Performing Arts Library) decided to re-evaluate our gallery space when we knew we would re-open in the fall of 2021 after enduring the pandemic and moment ...