Presentation

ABCDs of E: Managing metadata for e-books and streaming media

Co-presented with Allison Lyttle and Faye Goodman Poster presented at LET Showcase, James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA Abstract This poster outlines the functions performed by the JMU Libraries E-Monograph Team to acquire and analyze, batch edit, check access, and distribute or delete metadata records for e-books and streaming media materials.

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VIVA linked data pilot project

Co-presented with Steven W. Holloway Poster presented at LET Showcase, James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA Abstract JMU Libraries & Educational Technologies participated in a 2017 pilot project with VIVA to present special collections records through a BIBFRAME discovery platform. This poster describes the project’s goals, the steps we took to prepare our records for conversion

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You are welcome here: The genesis and evaluation of a new employee orientation program within the library

Co-presented with Jennifer Keach, Elizabeth Price, Susan Thomas, and Michael Trocchia Poster presented at the Virginia Library Association Annual Conference, Norfolk, VA Abstract Your library may hire new employees throughout the year, but do you prepare them to succeed in your environment? Learn how James Madison University Libraries developed a new employee orientation program designed

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Winds of change: James Madison University Libraries’ participation in the VIVA/Zepheira/Atlas linked data pilot

Co-presented with Steven W. Holloway Presentation at ACRL Technical Services Interest Group, ALA Annual Conference, Chicago, IL Abstract The Virtual Library of Virginia Consortium (VIVA) contracted in 2016 with Zepheira and Atlas to launch a pilot project using archives/special collections records from seven member schools in a Linked Data experiment. The records are converted to

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