The Office of Research, Roles and Responsibilities
Agnoli, Jeffrey (2011-10-04)
Presentation by Jeff Agnoli, Senior Staff Training and Development Specialist, discussing the role of The Office of Research in stimulating new research, assisting researchers with identifying new sources of external ...
Research Ethics, the Law, and the Use of Social Networking Sites for Academic Research Purposes
Solberg, Lauren (2012-11-07)
Presentation by Lauren Solberg, Assistant Vice President of Human Subjects Protection & Research Integrity at Meharry Medical College, describing the uses of social networking sites for academic research purposes, and ...
Keeping a Finger on the Pulse of Global Information Flow
Donovan, Maureen H. (2012-11-26)
Professorial Lecture of Maureen Donovan, Japanese Studies Librarian and Professor, The Ohio State University Libraries
The Library's Role as a 21st-Century Publisher
Kennison, Rebecca (2011-08-25)
Presentation by Rebecca Kennison, Director of the Center for Digital Research and Scholarship at Columbia University, discussing the current state of library publishing and highlighting recent innovations at the Columbia ...
The New Research Library: Reading And Writing Spaces for Creating Knowledge
Boomgaarden, Wesley L.; Confar, Pete; Fields, Anne M.; Lehman, Andrew; Robb, Jenny E.; Walsh, Maureen P. (2010-01-19)
Panel discussion moderated by Anne M. Fields on reading and writing spaces for organizing and creating knowledge in today's academic libraries.
Exploring Consumer Roles in Digital Curation
McGovern, Nancy Y. (2012-09-18)
Presentation by Nancy Y. McGovern, Head of Curation and Preservation Services at MIT Libraries, that considers relevant trends in research libraries and incorporates information and findings from the Dissemination Information ...
By Any Means Necessary: Malcolm X in Life, Death, and Historical Memory
Jeffries, Hasan Kwame, 1973- (2012-02-21)
Forty years after the death of Malcolm X, his influence is still motivating and influencing individuals all around the world in their struggles for respect and human rights. In this lecture, History Professor Hasan Kwame ...
Creating the Future through Understanding and Engaging Difference
Deiss, Kathryn (2011-04-28)
Embracing diversity is seen as an unequivocal good. Making diversity one of the keystones of library strategy, however, is not only good – it is a source of power. This presentation describes research that points to diverse ...
Flipping the Model: Making Noise in the Library
Van Orsdel, Lee C. (2011-11-14)
Presentation by Lee Van Orsdel, Dean of University Libraries at Grand Valley State University, discussing plans to build a new main library based on observations of student learning behavior, changing classroom assignments, ...