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Collaborating for Better Metadata: Upgrading Metadata in the University of Houston Digital Library
The Metadata and Digitization Services (MDS) department has initiated a project to audit and upgrade the existing metadata in the University of Houston Digital Library (UHDL). Collaboration has been a key from the very ...
Collaborative Efforts to Develop Best Practices in Assessment: A Progress Report
Methods for assessment of digital libraries are not yet standardized; as a result, many are at a loss as to how to begin to assess costs, benefits, and usability. To address this crucial gap, after the 2014 DLF meeting the ...
Developing Best Practices in Digital Library Assessment: Year One Update
(The Corporation for National Research Initiatives, 2015-11)
In the face of limited resources and increasing demand for online access to digital library content, we need to strategically focus our efforts and better understand users, impact, and associated costs. However, methods ...
Vamp It Up and Make It Better: Auditing and Upgrading Metadata in the UH Digital Library
Since 2009 the University of Houston Libraries have expanded access to the rare and special collections through the University of Houston Digital Library (UHDL). Three years and nearly 50,000 digital items later, UHDL has ...
Strength in Numbers: Leveraging global collaboration to standardize IR usage measurement and assessment
This presentation discusses the IRUS-USA pilot project, a joint effort between JISC and DLF, which enables Institutional Repositories to share and compare usage data based on the COUNTER standard. The presentation highlights ...