Mailing List Message #114635
From: Diane Goldenberg-Hart <>
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Subject: Videos: Blockchain, Selecting Data, & Faculty Impact
Date: Wed, 23 Jan 2019 11:26:20 -0500
New videos from CNI’s December membership meeting have been posted:

Blockchain: What’s Not To Like? David S. H. Rosenthal, Stanford University (retired)
The presenter considers whether distributed ledger technology is a viable solution to problems in academic communication and digital preservation.

Can I Trust this Data? Selecting Data for Reuse and Other Dilemmas of the Research Scientist, Grace Agnew (Rutgers University)
This presentation explores the barriers to finding and using interdisciplinary data, and reports on the results of interviews conducted with research faculty and graduate students regarding their problems in finding and selecting research data, as well as the solution.

Demonstrating Faculty Impact: New Data and Visualization Services, Barrie Hayes, Amanda Henley (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)*
How the library is adapting services and building expertise to help campus units to demonstrate their value and communicate their impact.
*Weather/travel issues precluded the speakers from attending CNI’s fall 2018 meeting; the presenters provided CNI with this recording and granted permission to release it publicly.

Previously-released videos from this meeting:

-The State of Digital Preservation: A Snapshot of Triumphs, Gaps, and Open Research Questions, Oya Y. Rieger, Roger C. Schonfeld (Ithaka S+R)
-Foundations for Research Computing: Collaborating to Provide Student Support at Scale, Barbara Rockenbach, Mark Newton, Halayn Hescock (Columbia University)

-From Talking to Action: Fostering Deep Collaboration Between University Libraries, Museums, and IT, Susan Gibbons, Louis King, Michael Appleby, Dale Hendrickson (Yale University)
-Public Access to Research Data: Report from the AAU APLU Public Access Working Group Workshop, Mary Lee Kennedy (ARL), Kacy Redd (APLU), Katie Steen (AAUW), Tyler Walters (Virginia Tech)

-What Is the Future of Libraries in Academic Research? Tom Hickerson, John Brosz, Suzanne Goopy (University of Calgary)

-Library as Platform: The Transformed Library’s Impact on Teaching and Learning, Jason Evans Groth, Greg Raschke (North Carolina State University)

-Closing plenary: The National Library of Medicine & the National Institutes of Health Partnership in Accelerating Discovery Through DataPatricia Flatley Brennan, Director, US National Library of Medicine

-Clifford Lynch’s opening address, Responsible Stewardship, Technology Realities, and Renewing Collaborations: CNI's Agenda for the Coming Year

Look for more announcements soon of other video offerings from the fall 2018 CNI meeting ( To see all videos produced by CNI, visit our video channels on YouTube ( and Vimeo (

Diane Goldenberg-Hart

Communications Coordinator
Coalition for Networked Information
21 Dupont Circle, Suite 800, Washington, DC 20036
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