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Automated Metadata Generation and the Critical Role of Catalogers and Indexers in Technical Services of the Future
Academic and research libraries have an important role in collecting, organizing, and facilitating access to the world’s scholarly information. Technical services librarians build the foundation upon which scholarly ...
Validating Online Serial Holdings with Help from a Worldcat API
Maintaining knowledgebase holdings for individual journal subscriptions can be difficult, especially when publishers do not appropriately present title relationships, but a script-assisted workflow can validate holdings ...
This Relationship Isn’t Working … But Hopefully We Can Still Be Friends: How to Choose and Move to a New Vendor
With all of our daily tasks and special projects, assessing a vendor’s performance is probably the last item on a library’s priority list. But with rapid technology growth and the budgetary difficulties that libraries have ...
What difference does "digital" make to the humanities?
In this presentation, the speaker talked about key differences that digital media make in the humanities and debates about those differences were presented and illustrated with specific examples of projects.
The Victorian Women Writers Project
A talk on the collaboration and cooperation that happened between the English department and the library leading up to the impending Scholars' Commons at the University of Indiana.
OVGTSL 2011 Newsletter
DIY E-Resources: Break Out and Build Your Own
The options for libraries to create databases and access points far beyond the traditional ILS have expanded exponentially in the last few years. Library technical services departments can use their expertise to create ...
Tailoring Technical Services Data to Fit the Changing Needs of Academic Liaisons
Increasingly dynamic collections, changing curriculums, and tightening budgets work together to put more and more pressure on liaisons to stay well-informed and respond nimbly when confronting collection management decisions ...
To Establish or Not to Establish? The Question of Establishing Name Authority Records for Theses and Dissertation Authors
Recent vigorous discussion on the Program for Cooperative Cataloging (PCC) listserv raised a number of questions on the ethics of establishing theses and dissertation authors using birth dates and other information found ...
Is There Value in Value Added Cataloging?
As with most libraries, the Grasselli Library holdings include many items with zero or very few circulations. In particular, we were facing decisions about whether to withdraw numerous items contained in monographic series. ...