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    • 2018 STEM Librarians South Conference Slideshow 

      Lopez, Erica (2018-07-20)
    • STEMPunk Cafe: Supporting Scholarship as Conversation for Informal STEM Research 

      McClean, Jessica; Morganti, Dianna (2018-07-20)
      Many students have extracurricular interests they research outside of class. With the increasingly flexible rules of scholarly communication, students are becoming a part of the scholarly conversation without realizing it. ...
    • Partners and Proposal Readiness 

      O'Toole, Erin (2018-07-20)
      Subject librarians at the University of North Texas have partnered with the graduate school and teaching faculty to prepare STEM students for a major milestone in the graduate life cycle – writing the dissertation or ...
    • Supporting the Unsupportable: Assisting Anatomy & Physiology I & II Through OER 

      Brazer, Susan (2018-07-20)
      “Traditional” science courses are tricky. Classes lack library-based assignments; emphasis on course content makes teaching faculty members feel they cannot bring students to the library; and memorization can be the key ...
    • Conversations with Chemists Redux: Preliminary Results from an Interview-Based Study on the Information Needs and Habits of Chemistry Faculty 

      Flaxbart, David; Fletcher, Lydia (2018-07-20)
      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, ...
    • Creating and Updating a Faculty Publications List 

      Fogg, Sonya (2018-07-20)
      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 ...
    • Networking, Advocacy, and Outreach: Women in STEM at UTSA 

      Hayward, Matt (2018-07-20)
      It can be difficult to make connections with faculty, especially as a relatively new librarian. This year, for Women’s History Month, the University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries hosted a Pop Up Event to promote Women ...
    • Depositing Biology Student Posters into an Institutional Repository 

      Chan-Park, Christina; Vaidhyanathan, Vedana (2018-07-20)
      “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 ...
    • Texas Data Repository: A Year in Review 

      Thompson, Santi (2018-07-20)
      The Texas Data Repository (TDR) is a consortial data repository administered by the Texas Digital Library and using the Dataverse platform. In this lightning talk I will briefly discuss: (1) progress that the TDR steering ...
    • Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathies: A Neurodegenerative Disorder as a Result of Mild Traumatic Brain Injuries 

      Spruiell Eldridge, Sydnee (2018-07-20)
      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 ...
    • How Librarians Can Positively Impact STEM Students: Active Learning Design & Video Resources 

      McGowan, Bethany; Ostrosky, Jennifer (2018-07-20)
      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 ...
    • Table It and They Will Come 

      Vaidhyanathan, Vedana; Chan-Park, Christina (2018-07-20)
      Baylor University STEM librarians hold “office hours” in the Baylor Science Building (BSB) which houses the six science departments. We have a table and tablecloth which we set up near Starbucks where we meet with students ...
    • Removing the Invisibility Cloak 

      Pierce, Stephanie (2018-07-20)
      What do you do when it seems there’s been an invisibility spell cast on your service desk? How do you make students realize that not only it exists but use it as well? This presentation will discuss low-cost methods a ...
    • Astronaut Health: Science Education Resources for K-12 and Beyond 

      Montenegro, Debbie (2018-07-20)
      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 ...
    • 2018 STEM Librarians South Conference: Schedule of Events and Abstracts 

      Unknown author (University of Houston Libraries, 2018-07-20)
      The complete schedule of events and abstracts for the 2018 STEM Librarians South Conference, hosted by University of Houston Libraries, July 19 & 20, 2018. The STEM Librarians South Conference focuses on topics related to ...
    • Conflicting Principles in Social Work Doctoral Programs: The Effects of Unspoken Power Dynamics 

      Gearing, Robin E. (2003)
      Doctoral students are guided by two distinct sets of principles - those of their profession and academe - that may conflict. The social work profession is built upon the collaborative principles of equity, diversity, social ...
    • Moving On Toward A Greater Digital Destination: An Update from the DAMS Task Force 

      Scott, Bethany; Thompson, Santi; Washington, Anne; Watkins, Sean; Weidner, Andrew; Wu, Annie (2018-07-17)
      This presentation was given by members of the Digital Asset Management System (DAMS) Implementation Task Force in an Open Forum for the UH Libraries. The presentation covers recent developments in the Bayou City DAMS ...
    • Bayou City DAMS: Implementation Phase One, Outside the Box 

      Weidner, Andrew; Watkins, Sean; Scott, Bethany; Krewer, Drew; Washington, Anne; Richardson, Matthew; Wu, Annie; Thompson, Santi (2016-12-08)
      This presentation was given by members of the Bayou City DAMS implementation team in an Open Forum to the UH Libraries. The presentation provides an overview of the open source software tools developed and adopted by the ...
    • Digital Collections Survey Report for Bridge2Hyku: IMLS Funded Project 

      Crocken, Todd; Thompson, Santi; Washington, Anne; Wu, Annie; Weidner, Andrew (2018-07-05)
      This report shares the results and analysis of the digital collections survey of the Bridge2Hyku project. The Bridge2Hyku project plans to create a migration toolkit and the survey's results, which lay out the current ...
    • Hyku at UH and TDL: Beta Hyku and Hyku Direct 

      Weidner, Andrew; Steans, Ryan (2017-08-24)
      This is a presentation delivered at the August 2017 South Central States Fedora Users Group meeting held at Texas A&M University in College Station, Texas. The talk provides updates on the Hyku testing work underway at the ...