August 8, 2012

Symposium: Inter-institutional Approaches to Supporting Scholarly Communication


Case studies from four institutions relating their experiences in cooperative scholarly communication efforts and a moderated panel discussion on future trends, including opportunities, technologies, organizational/social, linked data and Digital preservation.

Speakers - Case Studies

Justin Gonder, Operations Coordinator, eScholarship (California Digital Library)

John Davison, Assistant Director, Digital Resource Commons Development, OhioLINK

Ryan Steans, Program Coordinator, Texas Digital Library

Marlee Givens, GKR Manager, Georgia Tech Library

Speakers – Future and Trends

Robert McDonald, Associate Dean for Library Technologies and Digital Libraries, Indiana University

Tyler Walters, Dean of University Libraries, Virginia Tech

Katherine Skinner, Executive Director, Educopia Institute

Tim Donohue, Technical Lead for DSpace Project

Peter Murray, Assistant Director of LYRASIS Technology Services


August 9, 2012

Workshop: Georgia's Approach to Statewide Repository Services

Program Overview

A one day workshop featuring concurrent technology and program management sessions as well as a session on lessons learned.

Management Track Topics

Technology Track Topics

  • Governance/sustainability
  • Outreach/evaluation
  • Copyright
  • ContentSubmission

Symposium and Workshop Sessions

  • Digitization
  • Preservation andServer infrastructure
  • Harvesting/Mapping Tool
  • Metadata
  • Metasearching