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  • Modifying a Project Memorandum of Understanding for Reuse 

    Rafia Mirza, Southern Methodist University (2017)
    University of Texas Arlington Libraries developed a flexible template and workbook for the use of Memorandums of Understanding (MOUs) in Libraries. The MOU team felt the time was right for development of the template and ...
  • Achieving Success in a Culture of Change: Reorganization and the Prospect of Positive Outcomes 

    Downing, Jeff (2016-12-16)
    A massive 2013 library reorganization created collaboration opportunities between digital project librarians and Special Collections staff. This presentation reveals how these two previously unaffiliated groups developed ...
  • I Knew When I Met You an Adventure was going to Happen: Forced Change and Happy Outcomes 

    Downing, Jeff (2016-11-10)
    A massive 2013 library reorganization created collaboration opportunities between digital project librarians and Special Collections staff. This presentation reveals how these two previously unaffiliated groups developed ...
  • In Memoriam: Challenges on Researching Deceased Veterans 

    Downing, Jeff (University of Texas at Arlington Libraries, 2015-04-27)
    As part of the UTA Library Special Collections oral history project, Maverick Veterans' Voices, project leaders created an "In Memoriam" section to honor UTA-affiliated solders who died in service. This poster describes ...
  • Using Omeka as a Gateway to Digital Projects 

    Downing, Jeff; Reece, Derek; Johnson, Lynn F.; Mirza, Rafia (University of Texas at Arlington Libraries, 2015-09-18)
    The University of Texas at Arlington Libraries experienced a reorganization in 2013. As part of that reorganization, our new focus is on digital projects and open source software. According to www.omeka.org, “Omeka is a ...
  • Texas Documents: What Are They Good For? 

    Downing, Jeff; Schenk, Krystal E. (2014-05-07)
    Although some people might have thought to use these documents as fuel to keep warm this past winter… UT Arlington Libraries has decided to digitize a core collection of legacy documents produced by Texas state agencies. ...
  • The Power of Collaboration: Creative Opportunities with Faculty 

    Wills, Faedra; Downing, Jeff (2014-04-28)
    Digital humanities, e-science and other web-based initiatives are rapidly developing, resulting in many new and exciting opportunities for librarians to collaborate with faculty and the community. This poster outlines two ...