Final 36 Hours to Register for this NISO Virtual Conference!

That Cutting Edge:  Technology’s Impact on Scholarly Research Processes in the Library

Wednesday, October 24, 2018, 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. (Eastern, US & Canada)


Don’t miss it! A complete agenda for this event has been posted to the NISO web site. In order of appearance, here is what participating speakers will be addressing:


How to Cut Without Bleeding – Supporting Research in Higher Ed in an Age of Technological Innovation

Jeremy Frumkin, Executive Director, Research Technologies, University of Arizona  


A Trusted Citizen: Libraries in a Shifting IT Environment

Jack Maness, Associate Dean for Scholarly Communication and Collections Services, University of Denver


New Needs, New Approaches: Libraries as Technology Collaborators

Susan Ivey, Research Data & Infrastructure Librarian, North Carolina State University; 

Darby Orcutt, Assistant Head, Collections & Research Strategy, North Carolina State University


Fostering Digital Scholarship at Bryn Mawr College

Alicia Peaker, Director of Digital Scholarship, Critical Making, & Digital Collections Management, College of Bryn Mawr 


Rediscovering Serendipity in the Age of Electronic Resources

Demian Katz, Director of Library Technology, Villanova University


Open Refine for Librarians: How a power tool for Google is now being used by librarians to clean up data and connect it to the world

Mita Williams, Scholarly Communications Librarian, University of Windsor


Cutting Edges with Company: Emerging Technologies as a Collective Effort (with Case Study)

Patricia F. Anderson, Emerging Technologies Informationist, Taubman Health Sciences Library, University of Michigan


Research Libraries and Computational Research: Challenges AND Greater Opportunities Impact

Rick Johnson, Head, Data Curation and Digital Library Solutions, The University of Notre Dame


All speaker abstracts have been posted to the NISO event page.


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About Registration: Purchase of a single registration entitles you to gather an unlimited number of staff from your organization/institution in a conference room setting to view the event on the day of the live broadcast. It also includes access to an archived recording of the event to allow those with conflicting obligations to still benefit from the day’s content.

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