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How Librarians Can Positively Impact STEM Students: Active Learning Design & Video Resources
This presentation will show how librarians are supporting the design of active learning curricula by assisting instructors with the selection of appropriate support material and by designing appropriate pre-class and ...
Astronaut Health: Science Education Resources for K-12 and Beyond
Librarians can support science educators and students by fostering science and health literacy programs. This presentation from the NNLM will introduce librarians to science education resources from the National Library ...
Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathies: A Neurodegenerative Disorder as a Result of Mild Traumatic Brain Injuries
Concussions and traumatic brain injuries (TBIs) caused by participation in contact sports are becoming a significant public health crisis, especially considering the number of individuals in the United States who are now ...
Conversations with Chemists Redux: Preliminary Results from an Interview-Based Study on the Information Needs and Habits of Chemistry Faculty
In the spring of 2018 librarians at the University of Texas at Austin interviewed 15 chemistry PIs as part of a local replication of Ithaka S+R’s ongoing series of reports on how faculty in various disciplines gather, ...
2018 STEM Librarians South Conference Slideshow
Depositing Biology Student Posters into an Institutional Repository
“Can I archive the poster presentations from my undergrad class?” In answer to this query from a Biology professor, Baylor University created a workflow to upload group projects into Baylor’s institutional repository ...
Navigating the Primo Resource Type Jungle: Connecting Resource Types to RDA and Local Collections
At the University of Houston our decision for the use of resources types in our Primo discovery system were influenced by two local projects. Prior to implementing Primo, our library completed an RDA Enhancement project ...
Creating and Updating a Faculty Publications List
A faculty publications list is an asset that highlights an institution’s productivity. Our library has progressed from assisting with the annual production of a print volume, to creating an online bibliography for each ...
Automated Enhancement of Controlled Vocabularies: Upgrading Legacy Metadata in CONTENTdm [Presentation]
(International Conference on Dublin Core and Metadata Applications, 2014-10)
To ensure robust, reliable, retrievable and sharable metadata, the University of Houston (UH) Libraries initiated a Metadata Upgrade Project in 2013 to systematically audit and refine the quality of the metadata in the ...
Developing an Information Literacy Assessment Rubric: A Case Study of Collaboration, Process, and Outcomes
(Communications in Information Literacy, 2014)
A team of four librarians at the University of Houston (UH) Libraries partnered with the UH Office of Institutional Effectiveness and its Director of Assessment and Accreditation Services for General Education to conduct ...