Supporting Digital Scholarship

Supporting Digital Scholarship
Karen Calhoun and Aaron Brenner

Thursday, June 19
2:30pm Eastern | 1:30pm Central
12:30pm Mountain | 11:30am Pacific
90 minutes


In this workshop, Karen Calhoun, author of the bestselling book Exploring Digital Libraries: Foundations, Practice, Prospects, and Aaron Brenner will present a community-centered, life-cycle model of success factors for creating thriving digital library services. You will learn how your team of digital library or repository managers and subject liaisons can create value in scholarly research, communication, and practice.

Topics include:

Evaluating subject—and institutionally—based repositories
Managing the shift to social digital libraries, researcher profiling systems, and scholarly social networks
Overcoming common barriers that digital library managers face
Recognizing the potential value of your digital library