Mailing List Message #114376
From: Diane Goldenberg-Hart <>
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Subject: Videos: Digitized Manuscripts & Digital Repositories w/ Computation
Date: Thu, 02 Mar 2017 10:57:30 -0500
Two new videos from CNI’s December membership meeting are now online:

DRASTIC Measures: Digital Repository at Scale that Invites Computation, by a team from the University of Maryland, describes an open source digital repository platform for creating horizontally scaling archives that serve the national library, archives, and scientific data management communities.

Digitized Manuscripts includes two presentations: “Making Use of Digitized Medieval Manuscripts” on the challenges and possibilities of using the International Image Interoperability Framework (IIIF), and “Digital Tools for Manuscript Study,” by a team from the University of Toronto on a project there to build open, modular tool environments to support image-based scholarly research.

Previously-released videos from this meeting:

-Preserving Federal Electronic Records: Implementing a New Electronic Records Archive at the National Archives and Records Administration

-Yours, Mine, or Ours? The Freedom of Information Act Archive: Making the Transition from Faculty Project to Community Resource

-Stewardship of the Digital Scholarly Record & of Each Nation’s Published HeritagePeter Burnhill (University of Edinburgh) et al

-Building the Better Ebook and Beyond, Alex Humphries (JSTOR) et al

-Reference Rot in Scholarly Communication: A Reliable Quantification and a Proposed Solution, Martin Klein of Los Alamos National Laboratory

-Migrating Library Collections and Operations to Linked Data, Carl Stahmer and Mackenzie Smith, University of California, Davis

-The HathiTrust Research Center: It Takes a Village, Mike Furlough (HathiTrust) et al

-Scholars@Cornell: Visualizing the Scholarly Record, Sandy Payette & Muhammad Javed (Cornell)
-After the Harvest: Preservation, Access, and Research Services for the 2016 End of Term Web Archive, Jefferson Bailey (Internet Archive), Abbie Grotke (Library of Congress), Mark Phillips (University of North Texas)

-Documenting the Now: Supporting Scholarly Use and Preservation of Social Media Content, Ed Summers (University of Maryland)

-The Cost of Open Access to Journals: Pay It Forward Project Findings, MacKenzie Smith (University of California, Davis)

-Makerspaces, Virtual Reality, The Internet of Things at alia Stories, Karim Boughida, Angelica Ferria, Deborah Mongeau (University of Rhode Island), Brian Mathews (Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University), Brian Jepson (O'Reilly Media), Carl Grant (University of Oklahoma)

-Closing session (includes special briefing by Robert Kahn) by Ben Shneiderman: The New ABCs of Research: Achieving Breakthrough Collaborations

-Clifford Lynch’s opening plenary address: CNI's Evolving Agenda 2016-17: Research Library Roles & Collaborations, Stewardship of the Cultural Record, Scholarly Communications and More

Look for more announcements soon of other video offerings from the fall 2016 CNI meeting ( To see all videos produced by CNI, visit our video channels on YouTube ( and Vimeo (

Diane Goldenberg-Hart
Communications Coordinator | CNI
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