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Digital Services (DLC)
Smathers Libraries
University of Florida
P.O Box 117003
Gainesville, FL 32611 USA

P: 352.273.2900
F: 352.846.3702
UFDC@uflib.ufl.edu

Digital Library Center: Conference and Training Presentations

(Online exhibits are here.)

 

2013
April 10-13

"Turning 'views' into 'visits': how online exhibits can encourage collection awareness and usage"
Presenters: Rebecca Jefferson, Lourdes Santamaria-Wheeler, and Laurie Taylor

ACRL 2013, Indianapolis, IN: April 10-13, 2013
2012
December 12

"The Digital Library of the Caribbean (dLOC): Creating a Shared Research Foundation"
Presenters: Laurie Taylor, Brooke Wooldridge, and Margarita Vargas-Betancourt

Research Foundations for Understanding Books and Reading in the Digital Age: E/Merging Reading, Writing, and Research Practices conference, Havana, Cuba.
December 5

Digital Humanities Working Group Meeting (12-1:30pm)

Pugh 210

November 12-14

Digital Library of the Caribbean (dLOC) discussion/workshop
Presenters: Laurie Taylor and Brooke Wooldridge

THATCamp (The Humanities And Technology Camp) Caribe Conference, Mayagüez, Puerto Rico
November 7

Digital Humanities Working Group Meeting (12-1:30pm)

Pugh 210

October 30

Digital History and Digital Humanities
Presenter: Laurie Taylor

History Practicum Orientation Session (10:40-11:30), practicum theme is the early modern British Atlantic world
October 24

Open Access Week: Publishing at UF: Using the Open Journal System
Presenters: Marilyn Ochoa (and TBA, may include Laurie Taylor and Dina Benson)

Library West Info Commons
October 24

Open Access Week: “Open Access isn’t Just for Scientists: Digital Scholarship in the Humanities and Social Sciences“
Presenters: Sophia Acord and Laurie Taylor

Library West Info Commons
October 23

Open Access Week: Publishing at UF: Using the IR
Presenters: TBA, Dina Benson, and Laurie Taylor

HSCL C2-41A
October 11

Open Access and IR@UF Subject Collections
Presenters: Richard Saltzburg and Laurie Taylor

Department of Languages, Literatures, and Cultures, Arabic Division
October 10

Digital Humanities Working Group Meeting (12-1:30pm)

Pugh 210

October 10

Digital Libraries and Digital Scholarship
Presenter: Laurie Taylor

Research for Anthropology (Prof. Richard Freeman; 10:40-11:30; LW211)
October 2

Scholarly publication, Institutional Repositories, author permissions / rights
Presenter: Laurie Taylor.

Africana Bibliography AFS 5061, sect. 1H83 (LW211; 9:35-10:25am)

September 18

Data Management Brown Bag
Presenter: Dave Schwieder

HSCL
September 5

Digital Humanities Working Group Meeting (12-1:30pm)

Pugh 210

September 4

Introduction to Library Resources (Digital and Physical) and to Digital History and Digital Humanities
Presenter: Laurie Taylor

History Practicum Orientation Session (Anderson 34; 10:40-11:30)

August 28

Presentation of Concept and Process for UF Open Access Awards, Concept and Plan
Presenter: Laurie Taylor for the Scholarly Communications Working Group

University Libraries Committee
August 23

“Use of an institutional repository to promote chemical sciences collections at the University of Florida” (final paper number: 141)
Presenters: Donna Wrublewski, Lois Widmer, Laurie Taylor, and Dina Benson

“Use of an Institutional Repository to Promote Chemical Sciences Collections at the University of Florida.” Refereed presentation and poster presentation. Presented within the technical program of the 244th American Chemical Society (ACS) National Meeting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: Aug. 20 and Aug. 23, 2012.
<http://ufdc.ufl.edu/l/AA00012153/00000/allvolumes2>.

August 17

Department of History, Graduate Student Orientation
Presenters: Jim Cusick and Laurie Taylor

Smathers Library, 1A
July 24

Poster: International Collaborative Digital Stewardship and Preservation: A case study of the Florida and Caribbean Newspaper Digital Libraries
Presenters: Lois Widmer, Laurie Taylor, and Lourdes Santamaria-Wheeler

Digital Preservation 2012 Conference (July 24-26, Washington DC, 2nd Annual NDIIPP-NDSA Digital Preservation Partners Meeting)
July 18

Florida Digital Newspaper Library
Presenters: Lois Widmer, Laurie Taylor, Pat Reakes, and Colleen Seale

Webinar for the Tampa Bay Library Consortium and Florida AskA Librarian
July 16

Metadata Training (pilot session)
Presenter: Laurie Taylor

Smathers Libraries
July 14

Digital Library of the Caribbean (dLOC)
Tabling/Presenters: Richard Phillips and Laurie Taylor

UF Caribbean students- 50th Anniversary of Jamaica and Trinidad & Tobago Independence (Gainesville, FL)
July 12

UF Digital Collections and Digital Library Center
Tour/presenters: Laurie Taylor

UFDC/DLC Tour for visitors from FCLA/FVC-Gainesville
June 16-19

Presentation: Digital Library Representations of Popular Culture, and Relevance and Impact for Social Change with the Digital Library of the Caribbean (Panel presentation proposal for SALALM LVII)
Presenters: Laurie N. Taylor, Gayle Williams, and Brooke Wooldridge

SALALM. Port of Spain, Trinidad
June 4-8

Presentation: Digital Library of the Caribbean (dLOC)
Presenters: Laurie Taylor and Brooke Wooldridge

ACURIL. Pétion-ville, Haiti
May 30-31

Core Concepts and Workflow Optimization for Digitization and Digital Curation
Presenters: Laurie Taylor and Mark Sullivan

Developing Robust Object to Image to Data (DROID) Workflows Workshop for Integrated Digitized Biocollections (iDigBio)
May 1

Planning and Managing Digital Projects
Presenters: John Nemmers and Mark Sullivan

Society of Florida Archivists
April 26 Presentation: Digital Humanities Introduction
Presenters: Sophia Acord and Laurie N. Taylor
UF Interface + Digital Humanities Day
April 26 Poster: UF Digital Collections & SobekCM, Open Source Software for Digital Scholarship
Presenters: Mark V. Sullivan, Laurie N. Taylor, Lourdes Santamaria-Wheeler, and Gus Clifton
UF Interface + Digital Humanities Day
April 26 Poster: IR@UF
Presenters: Dina Benson and Matt Mariner
UF Interface + Digital Humanities Day
April 25

Roundtable Q&A with Members of the Research Computing Advisory - Data Lifecycle committee
Participant: Laurie N. Taylor

UF Research Computing Day
April 25 Poster: UF Digital Collections & SobekCM, Open Source Software for Digital Scholarship
Presenters: Mark V. Sullivan, Laurie N. Taylor, Lourdes Santamaria-Wheeler, and Gus Clifton
UF Research Computing Day
April 19 Poster: Enhancing Online Access to Historic Aerial Photography of Florida
Presenters: Carol McAuliffe, Joe Aufmuth, and Laurie Taylor
Florida Library Association Conference, 2012
March 23 Value and ROI: Partnering for Evidence-Based Decision Making
Presenters: Lois Widmer and Sujay Darji
Computers in Libraries. Washington, DC
February 20

Library Publishing Services
Presenters: Isabel Silver, Laurie Taylor, and Christine Ross

1A
February 9

SobekCM
Presenter: Mark Sullivan

Chicago Document Consortium
February 2

"Promoting UF Research, Collections, & Collection Materials with SEO and Wikipedia Writing/Editing"
Presenters: Laurie Taylor and Dan Reboussin

Library West 211
Jan. 31 - Feb. 3

Digital Library of the Caribbean (dLOC), presentation and training
Presenter: Mark Sullivan and Brooke Wooldridge

Haiti, training sponsored by the Organization of American States, see training materials developed
January 20

David Blakesley (Clemson University) "The Beginning of Books?"
Respondent: Laurie Taylor

UF Digital Assembly Conference, "Digital Platforms and the Future of Books" January 20-21, UF, Smathers Library, Room 1A
2011
December 16

"The University of Florida Digital Library Center & UF Digital Collections"
Presenters: Lois Widmer and Laurie Taylor

Library Leadership Board Meeting
December 14

IR@UF
Presenters: Dina Benson, Laurie Taylor, and Michael Howell

Astronomy Department
November 14

"Scholar-curated collections, hacking the archives, and UFDC Update"
Presenter: Laurie Taylor

UFDC Update and Digital Dialog
November 10

Poster: "Assessing the Research Data Ecology of the University of Florida"
Presenters: Hannah Norton, Rolando Garcia-Milian, Michele Tennant, Laurie Taylor, and Erik Deumens

Florida Genetics 2011
October 27

Posters:
"Measuring Impact and Return on Investment for Digital Collections and Digital Humanities Projects"

"Collaboratively Supporting Undergraduate Research:  the Journal of Undergraduate Research and the Libraries’ Digital Collections"

"Collaboratively Developing Open Access Digital Collections @ UF : The Samuel P. Harn Museum of Art & the Digital Library Center - Between the Beads : Reading African Beadwork"

Open Access Week Poster Session
October 27 "Digital Scholarship / Institutional Repository" and "Open Peer Review" Open Access Week Roundtables
October 21 Poster: "Measuring Impact and Return on Investment for Digital Collections and Digital Humanities Projects"
Presenter: Laurie Taylor, Lourdes Santamaría-Wheeler, and Mark Sullivan
FACRL Conference
October 14 Poster: "Collaboratively Supporting Undergraduate Research:  the Journal of Undergraduate Research and the Libraries’ Digital Collections"
Presenter: Laurie Taylor, Marilyn Ochoa, Donna Wrublewski, Dina Benson, Lourdes Santamaría-Wheeler, and Mark Sullivan
Florida Statewide Student Research Symposium: Engagement in Undergraduate Research
October 4 Scholarly publication, Institutional Repositories, author permissions/rights
Presenter: Laurie Taylor
Africana Bibliography (AFS 5061)
August 4 Presentation: "Virtual Tour of the University of Florida Digital Collections (UFDC)"
Presenter: Laurie Taylor
NEFLIN, Webinar
July 29 Presentation: A Casebook for Revitalizing Legacy Databases / Data Sets (SSLLI)
Presenter: Laurie Taylor
Florida State Library & Archives
July 18 Presentation on Joint Information Systems Committee (JISC) Report: Splashes and Ripples: Synthesizing the Evidence on the Impacts of Digital Resources and UF Digital Collections Update (UFDC-Update/Digital Dialog)
Presenter: Laurie Taylor
UF
May 30-June 3 Poster: "METS Editor & Viewer Tool for Libraries, Archives, Museums, and More"
Presenter: Laurie Taylor and Mark Sullivan
ACURIL Conference
May 30-June 3 Presentation: "The role of digital libraries in the disaster preparedness and mitigation"
Presenter: Brooke Wooldridge and Laurie Taylor
ACURIL Conference
May 30-June 3 Presentation: "Digitization Is Not Enough: Digital Archiving for Disaster Preparedness"
Presenter: Mark Sullivan
ACURIL Conference
May 19 Presentation: "The Digital Library of the Caribbean: A New Model for Library Collaboration"
Presenters: Brooke Wooldridge
Association of Caribbean Historians Conference
May 10 Presentation: "The UF Digital Collections"
Presenters: Laurie Taylor
Center for Humanities and the Public Sphere - Grant and Fellowship Writing in the Humanities
May 6 Presentation: Save America's Treasures Grant for Flagler College maps collaborative with UF
Presenters: Leslee Keys (Flagler College), John Nemmers, John Freund, and Laurie Taylor
Society of Florida Archivists Conference, St. Augustine
May 4-7 Presentation: IMLS Library Publishing Services Grant Workshop (invited presentation)
Presenters: Isabel Silver and Laurie Taylor
Georgia Tech
May 5 Poster: METS Metadata Editor & Viewer Tool for Libraries, Archives, Museums, and More; 11am-12pm)
Presenters: Laurie Taylor and Mark Sullivan
Florida Library Association (FLA) Conference
Apr. 20 Caribbean Studies Workshop: Digital Library of the Caribbean
Presenters: Brooke Wooldridge and Mark Sullivan
University of Chicago
Jan. 21 Presentation: UF Digital Collections
Presenters: Mark Sullivan and Laurie Taylor
Aesthetic Computing (CAP 4403 and 6402; CSE 222)
Jan. 9 Presentation: EAC
Presenters: Dina Benson / quick summary by Laurie Taylor
ALA Midwinter Conference
2010
Nov. 11 Digital Military Newspaper Library: Online Exhibit for Veteran's Day
Exhibit Creator: Kaitlin Wilson
UF
Nov. 8 Mobile Services Webinar
Presenters: Mark Sullivan, Laurie Taylor, and James Taylor
ASERL Webinar
Oct. 29 IR and E-Serials - New Academic Library Services, Poster Presentation
Presenters: Laurie Taylor & Dan Reboussin
Fall 2010 Conference, FACRL
Oct. 18-24 Open Access Week & the Institutional Repository (IR@UF) UF
Oct. 19-20 Digital Library of the Caribbean and the UF Libraries Cuban Collections: Online Exhibit
Creator: Lourdes Santamaria-Wheeler
UF & Slideshow for Richard Phillips' presentation at the Key West Gator Club
Oct. 7 IR@UF & the UF Digital Collections (PPT)
Presenters: Dina Benson and Laurie Taylor
Marston Science Library, IDH3931
Oct. Book Arts: Online Exhibit
Curator support: Lourdes Santamaria-Wheeler
UF
Sept. 1 Presentation for ART6933
Presenters: Dina Benson, Randall Renner, Lourdes Santamaria-Wheeler, and Laurie Taylor
UF
Sept. Hispanic Heritage Month, the Digital Library of the Caribbean and the Latin American & Caribbean Collections in the UF Libraries: Online Exhibit
Creator: Lourdes Santamaria-Wheeler
Online slide show (PPT)
Aug. 13 Advanced training for using the IR Self-Submittal Tool and UFDC's Online Metadata Editor
Presenters: Dina Benson and Stacey Ewing
Library West, UF Libraries
Aug. 4 Advanced training for using the IR Self-Submittal Tool and UFDC's Online Metadata Editor
Presenters: Dina Benson and Margeaux Johnson
MSL, UF Libraries
Jul. 28 dLOC Presentation/Discussion
Presenters: Laurie Taylor and Brooke Wooldridge
Florida International University
Jul. 27 dLOC Presentation/Discussion
Presenters: Laurie Taylor and Brooke Wooldridge
University of Miami
Jul. 26 dLOC Training
Presenters: Lourdes Santamaria-Wheeler, Laurie Taylor, Brooke Wooldridge
HistoryMiami
Jul. 26 Panel: Rebuilding Haiti’s and Chile’s Libraries
Presenter: Brooke Wooldridge, "Saving Haitian Cultural Patrimony after the Earthquake"
Moderator: Gayle Williams
SALALM LV
Jul. 7-8 Posters: Institutional Repository @UF; UF Open Access Publishing Fund; and Open Access Week 2009 at the University of Florida
Presenters: Dina Benson and Margeaux Johnson
ACRL workshop: "Scholarly Communication 101: Starting with the Basics" (held at FSU)
Jun. 23 The Digital Library of the Caribbean: Partners, Tools, and Facilitation Resources
Presenter: Laurie Taylor (slides)
World Digital Library (WDL Meeting)
Jun. 14 Preliminary Demo: METS Editor/Viewer with Metadata Import, Export and FDA Support
Presenter: Mark Sullivan (archived presentation)
FDA Affiliates/SUL Webinar
Jun. 8 Panel discussion: Organizing and Growing Digital Collections: dLOC themes, partners and projects (panel abstract)

Panelists and topics:
Applying emerging standards in developing a Caribbean Newspaper Digital Library - Laurie Taylor, University of Florida (slides)

Organizing and representing Thematic Collections through evidence-based practices - Judith Rogers, University of the Virgin Islands (slides and presentation notes)

Surveying best practices in disaster response - Protecting Haitian Patrimony Initiative - Brooke Wooldridge, Florida International University
ACURIL Conference
Jun. 8 Poster session: Caribbean Newspaper Digital Library: Disseminating and Preserving Records of Daily Life (abstract; poster)
Presenters: Brooke Wooldridge and Laurie Taylor (poster designed by Lourdes Santamaria-Wheeler)
ACURIL Conference
Jun. 7 Workshop: Evidence-based development of techniques for the applied creation of metadata
Part I: Metadata research and application in the management of digital collections
Part II: Research on Metadata standards including Dublin Core, METS, MODS, VRA Core, and open-source metadata creation tools such as the dLOC toolkit
Presenters: Mark Sullivan (slides) and Laila Miletic-Vejzovic (slides)
ACURIL Conference
May 6 Digital Library of the Caribbean & the Caribbean Newspaper Digital Library (slides and in dLOC)
Participants: Laurie Taylor and Brooke Wooldridge
TICFIA Conference
Apr. 8 Using the Florida Digital Newspaper Library (Poster Session)
Presenters: Laurie Taylor and Missy Clapp (poster designed by Matt Mariner)
2010 Florida Library Association Conference
Mar. 26 dLOC for The College of The Bahamas
Presenter: Mark Sullivan
Webinar
Mar. 26 The Digital Library of the Caribbean (dLOC) and the Caribbean Newspaper Digital Library
Presenters: Matt Loving, Mark Sullivan, and Laurie Taylor
FSU
Feb. 26

“Increasing access to agricultural publications using digital repositories and the semantic web”
Presenter: Val Davis
Contributing authors: Laurie Taylor, Stephen Williams, Dina Benson, Sara Russell Gonzalez, and Mark Sullivan

2nd International Conference on Digital Libraries
Feb. 24 Demonstration of the UF Metadata Creation Tools for FDA-Affiliates (soon in UFDC)
Presenter: Mark Sullivan
SUL Webinar
Feb. 11 Discussion of digitization standards and processes with the Panama Canal Museum, for the shared digital collection, Panama and the Canal
Participant: Will Canova
Visit
Feb. 9 UF Digital Collections & SobekCM
Presenter: Laurie Taylor
ASERL ITDIIG Webinar
2009
Nov. 16 Digital Library of the Caribbean (dLOC) Summit (highlights and technologies; and the Jamaica Journal Online launch)
Participants: Mark Sullivan, Laurie Taylor, and Brooke Wooldridge
Florida International University, Green Library
Oct. 19 - 23 Open Access Week, Oct. 19-23
Digital Scholarship/Institutional Repository Day, Oct. 21

Materials: Open Access Week website, buttons, poster, PPT draft

Open Access Week, IR Day presenters: Dina Benson and Mark Sullivan
IR@UF writer and designer for promotional materials: Dina Benson
Open Access Week, Oct. 19-23

Digital Scholarship / Institutional Repository Day, Oct. 21
Oct. America's Swamp, the Historical Everglades; Online Exhibit for American Archives Month
Exhibit designer: Lourdes Santamaria-Wheeler
American Archives Month, and Oct. 8 Everglades speaker event
Oct. 1

Digital Library of the Caribbean (dLOC) (PPT and UFDC)
Presenters: Paul Losch, Mark Sullivan, and Laurie Taylor

Latin American Center, LAS Fall 2009 Colloquium Series
Sept. 28 - Oct. 1

Digital Library of the Caribbean (dLOC) Training
Presenters: Will Canova and Brooke Wooldridge

Belize National Library Service & Information System
Sept. 21 Panama Canal Collections (digitization; related images; 3D item)
Presentation designers: Lourdes Santamaria-Wheeler and Laurie Taylor
Exhibited in the Smathers Library
Sept. 15

Hispanic Heritage Month Slideshow (PPT & UFDC)
Exhibit & presentation designer: Lourdes Santamaria-Wheeler

Exhibited in the Smathers Library
July Haitian Digitization Project, Joint project of US Embassy and dLOC (Training on CopiBook and dLOC Toolkit)
Presenters: Mark Sullivan and Matt Loving
Port-Au-Prince, Haiti
July User-centric Design for Digital Library of the Caribbean (abstract)
Presenters: Marilyn Ochoa and Mark Sullivan
ALA Annual Conference
June 1-5 Collaborative Digital Projects (UFDC)
Presenters: Matt Loving, Mark Greenberg (USF), and Laurie Taylor
ACURIL XXXIX (2009) in Guadeloupe
May Haitian Digitization Project, Joint project of US Embassy and dLOC (equipment configuration and setup)
Presenters: Mark Sullivan and Will Canova
Port-au-Prince, Haiti
May 11-13

dLOC Training & Seminar for Libraries in the Dutch Caribbean
Presenters: Lourdes Santamaria-Wheeler and Brooke Wooldridge

Biblioteca Nacional Aruba: Oranjestad, Aruba
Apr. 22 Basics of Digitizing Collections (PPT and UFDC)
Presenters: Lourdes Santamaria-Wheeler and Laurie Taylor
Society of Florida Archivists Conference
Mar. Advanced Digitization Training (dLOC)
Presenters: Mark Sullivan
Kingston, Jamaica
Feb.

dLOC Training & Seminar
Presenters: Mark Sullivan and Brooke Wooldridge

The College of The Bahamas
Feb. 19

Online Tour of the UF Digital Collections
Presenters: Missy Shoop and Laurie Taylor

NEFLIN Webinar
Feb.

Africana Collections: Beadwork Digital Collection (online)
Presenter: Lourdes Santamaria-Wheeler

Harn Museum, Founders and Sustainers Appreciation Event
Jan. 10

UF Digital Library Center
Presenter: Laurie Taylor

AAUW Meeting; Smathers Library
2008
Dec.

dLOC Training & Seminar
Presenters: Lourdes Santamaria-Wheeler, Mark Sullivan, and Brooke Wooldridge

PUCMM and FUNGLODE; Dominican Republic
Sept. 25-26

dLOC & Digital Library Development Presentations
Presenters: Laurie Taylor and Brooke Wooldridge

Seminar for Libraries of the Dutch Caribbean Curaçao; University of the Netherlands Antilles. Willemstad, Curaçao
Jun. 1

Usability Testing: A User-Centered Approach to Improve Electronic Resource Design (online)
Workshop Presenters: Marilyn Ochoa and Brooke Wooldridge

ACURIL XXXVIII
Apr. 28

Asian Studies Digital Collections
Presenter: Jane Pen

 
dLOC: Bibliothèque Numérique des Caraïbes CIFNAL
  Digital Library of the Caribbean (dLOC) Toolkit  
Mar. 3 Choices for Building Digital Libraries
Presenter: Laurie Taylor
The College of The Bahamas; Nassau, Bahamas
2007
  Ephemeral Cities ALA
July Digital Library of the Caribbean = Biblioteca Digital del Caribe = Bibliothèque Numérique des Caraïbes (poster)
Apr. 25 Open Access and the Institutional Repository @UF Presentation (PPT) HSCL
Mar. 7 dLOC Technical Overview  
  The Digital Library of the Caribbean  
  Digital Library Center Tour  
  dLOC Partner Interface  
2006
  Roving Naturalists Pilot Project Presentation  
  Comparison of Use and Usability of Digital Library Management Systems: dSpace, Fedora, and Greenstone
Presenters: Mark Sullivan and Marilyn Ochoa
ALA
  Library West History  
2005
  UFDC and Greenstone  
  Florida Digital Newspaper Library (and in UFDC)  
  Ephemeral Cities Presentation
Villes ephemeres
ACURIL
2004
  Ephemeral Cities WebWise
  Digital Libraries : from metadata to mega-collections  
  Florida's Ephemeral Cities  
May Ephemeral Cities (variation on WebWise Presentation) SOLINET Annual Meeting
2002
  Florida Aerial Photograph Digital Collection  
  Culture & Heritage Presentation ACURIL XXII; Ocho Rios, Jamaica
  Digitization Research Topics: dpi, zoning, etc.  
2001
  Digital Library Center Demonstration Disk FACRL

Other Presentation Materials

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