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October 2014 Topic

September 26th, 2014 · No Comments

Topic: Monographs and First-Book Subventions: A New Model from the AAU-ARL Task Force on Scholarly Communication Speakers: John Sherer, Director, UNC Press and R. Stewart Varner, Digital Scholarship Librarian, UNC-CH Libraries Where: Davis Library 214 A/B When: Wednesday, October 8th, 2014 at noon Is there a better economic model for the dissemination of humanities monographs? […]

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April 2014 Topic

April 4th, 2014 · No Comments

Topic: Digital Humanities at UNC: An Update on the Digital Innovation Lab and Carolina Digital Humanities Initiative Speakers: Pam Lach, Digital Innovation Lab (DIL) Manager and Stephanie Barnwell, Carolina Digital Humanities Initiative (CDHI) Programs Coordinator Where: Davis Library 214 A/B When: Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at noon DIL Manager, Pam Lach, and CDHI Programs Coordinator, […]

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March 2014 Topic

March 11th, 2014 · No Comments

Topic: Privacy Issues in Digitization: Law, Privacy and Practicalities Speaker: Anne Klinefelter, UNC Law Library Director Where: Davis Library 214 A/B When: Wednesday, March 12, 2014 at noon Anne Klinefelter will speak on Privacy Issues in Digitization: Law, Privacy and Practicalities, with a special emphasis on privacy issues encountered during the UNC Law Library’s project […]

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January 2014 Topic

December 20th, 2013 · No Comments

Title: Reinventing the University Press Speakers: John Sherer, Director of the University of North Carolina Press Where: Davis Library 214 A/B When: Tuesday, January 7th, 2014 University presses thrived for much of the 20th century by embracing information scarcity models and creating a cost recovery economic system. But as we move from information scarcity to information abundance, […]

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November 2013 Topic

October 15th, 2013 · No Comments

Title: The Religion in North Carolina Digital Collection: A Multi-Year, Multi-Partner Project Speakers: Elizabeth DeBold, Project Coordinator, Religion in North Carolina Digital Collection, Duke University, Divinity School Library & Eileen McGrath, Associate Curator, North Carolina Collection, UNC-Chapel Hill Where: Davis Library 214 A/B When: Wednesday, November 13 The Religion in North Carolina Digital Collection seeks to bring together, […]

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Open Access: Getting More Reach for Your Research: Program with Heather Joseph

October 9th, 2013 · No Comments

As part of Open Access week, Heather Joseph, Executive Director of SPARC, will be speaking about maximizing the reach of faculty research on October 22 from 2-4 PM in the Pleasants Family Assembly Room in Wilson Library. More information can be found here.

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October 2013 Topic

October 9th, 2013 · No Comments

Rescheduled from September Title: Serving the Information Poor: eGranary digital libraries in developing countries and incarcerated populations Speaker: Cliff Missen, Clinical Associate Professor, UNC-SILS, and Director of the WiderNet Project Where: Davis Library 214 A/B When: Wednesday, October 9 Cliff Missen will provide an overview of the off-line eGranary Digital Library and the challenges that […]

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September 2013 Topic

August 13th, 2013 · No Comments

Title: Serving the Information Poor: eGranary digital libraries in developing countries and incarcerated populations Speaker: Cliff Missen, Clinical Associate Professor, UNC-SILS, and Director of the WiderNet Project Where: Davis Library 214 A/B When: Wednesday, September 11 Cliff Missen will provide an overview of the off-line eGranary Digital Library and the challenges that WiderNet faces when […]

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May 2013 Topic

April 18th, 2013 · No Comments

Speaker: Jason Priem, doctoral student, UNC SILS Where: Davis Library, Rm 214 When: Wednesday, May 8th at NOON Topic: Altmetrics and the Decoupled Journal As the movement toward universal open access (OA) gathers momentum, the most salient OA questions are changing from “if” and even “when,” to “what will an OA world look like?” Is […]

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April 2013 Topic

April 2nd, 2013 · No Comments

Speaker: Ryan Shaw, Assistant Professor, SILS, UNC Where: Davis Library, Rm 214 When: Wednesday, April 10th at NOON Topic: Mining Oral Histories for Multiple Audiences Millions of dollars have been spent on digitizing oral histories, preserving records of otherwise undocumented lives and experiences. But a list of digital audio files and transcripts can seem impenetrable […]

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