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Monday, November 7

1:30pm CST

#m3e: Digital Library Pedagogy Incubator: A Workshop to Design Instruction with Digital Collections
This is a 2-hour workshop session.

This workshop will engage participants in overarching themes of digital library pedagogy as we work together to create lesson plans targeting key digital library competencies. In small groups, and using an iterative development process, participants will design, share, and assess assignments they can adopt or adapt at their home institutions.

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Kate Dohe

Manager, Digital Programs & Initiatives, University of Maryland Libraries
People can talk to me about digital libraries, open access, library publishing, digital preservation, and approaches to collaboration. You can also talk to me about bikes, if you're so inclined.
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Lisa Janicke Hinchliffe

Professor/ Coordinator for Information Literacy Services and Instruction, University of Illinois
Lisa Janicke Hinchliffe is Professor/Coordinator for Information Literacy Services and Instruction in the University Library at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. She is also an affiliate faculty member in the University’s School of Information Sciences. Lisa has presented... Read More →
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Elizabeth Kelly

Digital Programs Coordinator, Loyola University New Orleans
Elizabeth Kelly, Digital Programs Coordinator at Loyola University New Orleans, manages digitization activities for Special Collections & Archives and is also responsible for collecting, maintaining, and assessing usage data for the library’s digitized collections. Kelly publishes... Read More →
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Eleanor Dickson Koehl

University of Illinois; HTRC
HathiTrust Research Center, text analysis, #dlfteach, digital library pedagogy
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Chelcie Juliet Rowell

Digital Scholarship Librarian & History Liaison, Boston College

Monday November 7, 2016 1:30pm - 3:30pm CST

4:00pm CST

#m5e: Workshop: Impostor Syndrome Training
Impostor syndrome, common among under-represented groups in technology work and academia, is the feeling that you aren't qualified for the work you are doing and will be exposed as a fraud. This workshop will discuss the syndrome and lead participants through writing and discussion exercises designed to combat it.

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Bess Sadler

Sr. Develpoer, Data Curation Experts
Talk to me about building data repositories and discovery applications! Blacklight, Samvera, solr, custom data migration, agile software development, scalability and performance -- Stop by the DCE table in the vendor's area and tell me about your digital library goals.

Monday November 7, 2016 4:00pm - 4:55pm CST
Tuesday, November 8

8:30am CST

#t1e: Workshop: Introduction to Fedora 4
This is a 3-hour workshop session with a 30-minute break at 10:30am.

Fedora is a flexible, extensible, open source repository platform for managing, preserving, and providing access to digital content. This workshop will provide an introduction to Fedora 4, including a feature overview, data modelling best practices, and common integrations with external applications and services.

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David Wilcox

Product Manager, DuraSpace

Tuesday November 8, 2016 8:30am - 12:00pm CST

1:30pm CST

#t5e: Workshop: Approaching Wikipedia as Digital Librarians: Assessing opportunities, using tools, sharing contributions, and forming collaborations
This is a 2-hour workshop session.

Learn strategies to assess content quality, track usage, identify gaps in subjects related to cultural heritage, transcribe archival texts on WikiSource, participate in global campaigns like Art+Feminism and #1Lib1Ref, use Wikipedia as a tool for information literacy, improve articles and multimedia related to collections, and integrate Wikipedia into classroom assignments.


Nicole Askin

The Wikipedia Library - Wikimedia Foundation

Jake Orlowitz

The Wikipedia Library - Wikimedia Foundation

Tuesday November 8, 2016 1:30pm - 3:30pm CST
Wednesday, November 9

8:30am CST

#w1e: Workshop: Introduction to Memoranda of Understanding (MOUs)
This is a 2-hour workshop session.

The presenters will introduce their experience with using Memoranda of Understanding (MOUs) on collaborative projects and their development of templates into a workbook. Participants will be supplied with the MOU Workbook (licensed under CC-BY-NC), available at bit.ly/utamou Participants will learn methods of troubleshooting issues and negotiating with partners.


Brett Currier

UT Arlington Library
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Rafia Mirza

Digital Humanities Librarian, University of Texas at Arlington
UT Arlington Library
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Peace Ossom Williamson

Director, Research Data Services, The University of Texas at Arlington Libraries
UT Arlington Library

Wednesday November 9, 2016 8:30am - 10:30am CST