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    • Developing Best Practices in Digital Library Assessment: Year One Update 

      Chapman, Joyce; DeRidder, Jody; Thompson, Santi (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 ...
    • Discovery at the University of Houston Libraries 

      Vacek, Rachel (2011-06-26)
      This presentation was part of a larger program called “The Age of Discovery: Understanding Discovery Services, Federated Search, and Web-scale” which took place at the American Library Association Annual Conference in New ...
    • Drupal 101 

      Vacek, Rachel (2012-04-17)
      This workshop was presented at the Texas Library Association Annual Conference in Houston, TX, on April 17, 2012.
    • Examples of what you can do with the DPLA API 

      Vacek, Rachel (2014-04-04)
      This presentation was part of a pre-conference, "Hacking the Digital Public Library of America” at the Texas Conference on Digital Libraries in Austin, TX, on April 4, 2014.
    • Finding Roots, Gems, and Inspiration: Understanding Ultimate Use of Digital Materials 

      Thompson, Santi; Reilly, Michele (2014-03-14)
      The University of Houston Digital Library (UHDL) is the point of virtual access for digitized cultural, historical and research materials for the university’s libraries. UHDL developed a "digital cart” system (DCS) that ...
    • Funding Mobile Innovation in the Library: The Why and How 

      Vacek, Rachel (2010-04-29)
      This keynote presentation was given at the Consortium of Academic Libraries and Learning Resources Spring Meeting in Houston, TX, on April 29, 2010.
    • Gauging the Need for Scholarly Communications Library Support at a Research University 

      Peters, Christie; Thompson, Santi (2016-02-14)
      Due to increasing interest in Open Access (OA) on the University of Houston (UH) campus, librarians at UH collaborated with members of the Faculty Senate OA subcommittee to develop a survey to determine the extent of ...
    • Get Your Game On in Instruction 

      Vacek, Rachel; Dasler, Robin (2009-11-12)
      This presentation was given at the Innovations in Teaching and Learning Conference at Lee College in Baytown, TX, on November 12, 2009.
    • Getting Started with Drupal 

      Vacek, Rachel; McHale, Nina (2012-01-20)
      This workshop was a LITA Preconference and presented at the American Library Association Midwinter Conference in Dallas, TX, on January 20, 2012.
    • Getting Started with Drupal 

      Vacek, Rachel; McHale, Nina (2011-06-24)
      This workshop was a LITA Preconference presented at the American Library Association Annual Conference in New Orleans, LA, on June 24, 2011.
    • Giving Your CMS Users a Content Strategy and a Positive UX 

      Vacek, Rachel (2011-08-03)
      This presentation was given at the North Texas Conference on Library Technology in Decatur, TX, on August 3, 2011.
    • Hitting the Road towards a Greater Digital Destination: Evaluating and Testing DAMS at the University of Houston Libraries 

      Thompson, Santi; Vacek, Rachel; Watkins, Sean; Wu, Annie; Weidner, Andrew; Prilop, Valerie (2015-04-27)
      This was a presentation given at the Texas Conference on Digital Libraries in Austin, TX, on April 27, 2015.
    • How to Be a Geek Goddess 

      Vacek, Rachel (Taylor & Francis, 2009-12-02)
      The article reviews the book "How to Be a Geek Goddess," by Christina Tynan-Wood.
    • How to Build a Better Mousetrap 

      Vacek, Rachel; Brett, Kelsey; Castro, Jeannie (2012-11-10)
      This was a presentation given at the Charleston Conference in Charleston, SC, on November 13, 2012.
    • How to Rock the Planning Process for your Next Digital Library Web Project 

      Vacek, Rachel; Westbrook, Nicole (2013-05-07)
      This presentation was given at the Texas Conference on Digital Libraries in Austin, TX, on May 7, 2013.
    • Impact the UX of Your Website with Contextual Inquiry 

      Vacek, Rachel (2015-10-20)
      This was a virtual presentation given at the Library 2.015 Worldwide Virtual Conference on October 20, 2015.
    • Impact your Library UX with Contextual Inquiry 

      Vacek, Rachel (2015-09-26)
      This was a presentation given at the Texas Library Association District 8 Fall Conference in Houston, TX, on September 26, 2015.
    • Implementing Open Source Systems for Digital Asset Management and Preservation 

      Weidner, Andrew; Krewer, Drew; Scott, Bethany; Watkins, Sean (2016-05-26)
      The University of Houston (UH) Libraries recently completed the comprehensive evaluation and testing of multiple systems for digital asset management and preservation. In concurrent efforts, a Digital Asset Management ...
    • Improving the Drupal User Experience 

      Vacek, Rachel; Watkins, Sean; Morris, Christina M.; Keller, Derek (Code4Lib, 2010-12-21)
      Drupal is a powerful, but complex, Web Content Management System, being adopted by many libraries. Installing Drupal typically involves adding additional modules for flexibility and increased functionality. Although ...
    • Intranet 2.0 from a Project Management Perspective 

      Vacek, Rachel; Sharpe, Paul (Taylor & Francis, 2010)
      Library intranets require flexibility and efficiency and enhance the internal communication and collaborative nature of creating and organizing the institution's information. At the University of Houston Libraries, the ...