ACRL DSS Digital Collections Discussion Group

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To provide a collaborative forum for discussion about digital collections and related topics, including how academic and research libraries create digital collections, make them accessible as data, and support the creation of digital collections by faculty and students.


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Lightning Talk Series on Digital Collections in Teaching and Research

  • 1.  Lightning Talk Series on Digital Collections in Teaching and Research

    Posted Feb 23, 2021 03:45 PM

    The ACRL DSS Digital Collections Discussion Group is pleased to announce our Lightning Talk Series on Digital Collections in Teaching and Research. Each one-hour session will feature three 10-15 minute presentations on ways to promote and use digital collections to support teaching and research. Please visit https://bit.ly/dcdg-talks for presentation abstracts.

    Collaborating on Digital Collections in Teaching and Research
    Friday, March 26, 2021
    11:00 AM PT/1:00 PM CT/2:00 PM ET
    Registration

    Presentations: (1) Opening the Digital Archives to the Classroom-Opportunities and Challenges by Patrice-Andre Prud'homme (2) Have It Your Way: Customizing Access to Collections for Instruction by Ashley Todd-Diaz and Felicity Knox (3) Digital Research, But Make It Fashion by Bethany Herman

    Enhancing Digital Collections in Teaching and Research with Digital Tools
    Friday, April 23, 2021
    11:00 AM PT/1:00 PM CT/2:00 PM ET
    Registration

    Presentations: (1) Library Support for Faculty Digital Projects by Wendy Mann and Alyssa Fahringer (2) Connecting the Digital to the Terrestrial: Historic Drawings of Yosemite by Mike Wurtz (3) Teaching Metadata and Collection Lifecycles in the Humanities Classroom using CollectionBuilder by Olivia Wikle and Cal Murgu

    Highlighting a Specific Digital Collection in Teaching and Research
    Friday, May 28, 2021
    11:00 AM PT/1:00 PM CT/2:00 PM ET
    Registration

    Presentations: (1) Out of the Archives and Into the Classroom by Theresa Hessey (2) Discovery After Digitization: Encouraging Research Through Engagement by Selena Bryant and Deborah Cooper (3) Sharing a Digital African American Newspaper Archive: The "Weekly Challenger African American Digital Newspaper Archive and Research Guide" by David Shedden

    Sincerely your co-convenors,
    Ashley Sergiadis and Nashieli Marcano



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    Ashley Sergiadis
    Digital Scholarship Librarian/Assistant Professor
    East Tennessee State University
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