Thursday, May 15, 2014

Jun: Supporting Digital Scholarship (ALA)

Thursday, June 19
2:30pm Eastern | 1:30pm Central | 12:30pm Mountain | 11:30am Pacific
90 minutes

In this workshop, Karen Calhoun, author of the bestselling book Exploring Digital Libraries: Foundations, Practice, Prospects, and Aaron Brenner will present a community-centered, life-cycle model of success factors for creating thriving digital library services. You will learn how your team of digital library or repository managers and subject liaisons can create value in scholarly research, communication, and practice.

Topics include:
•    Evaluating subject—and institutionally—based repositories
•    Managing the shift to social digital libraries, researcher profiling systems, and scholarly social networks
•    Overcoming common barriers that digital library managers face
•    Recognizing the potential value of your digital library

Individual $60
Group $120