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Subject: Videos: Design Thinking for Libraries & OCR Research Agenda
Date: Thu, 23 May 2019 21:28:31 -0400
New videos from CNI’s April meeting have been added to our channels:

Design Thinking for Library Services: Library as Research Lab
Justin Schell, Meghan Sitar, Laurie Alexander (University of Michigan)
Discusses new approaches to service design, at the University of Michigan, built on intentional, inclusive, and transparent collaboration and experimentation, as well as a grant-funded initiative to work with School of Information students to provide authentic learning and research experiences.

A Research Agenda for Historical and Multilingual OCR
Ryan Cordell (Northeastern University)
This talk outlines the primary findings and recommendations of a report that seeks to describe the current state of optical character recognition (OCR) for large-scale humanities collections.

Previously released from this meeting: 

*Collecting, Correlating, Stitching, Enriching: How Commercial Publishers are Creating Value by Profiling Users (David Lacy, 

*Alternative RDM Service Models for Smaller Research Libraries (Andrew White, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute)

*Research Innovation Trends and Priorities in Canadian Research Libraries (Merrilee Proffitt, OCLC Research; Vivian Lewis, McMaster University)

*Scaling Software Emulation Services: An Introduction to the EaaSI Program of Work (Seth Anderson, Yale University Library)
*Beyond Tools and Space: Building a Community of Practice for Making (Beth Marhanka & Don Undeen, Georgetown University)

*3D Scanning and Augmented Reality as a Method to Deliver and Promote Digital Collections in Libraries & Museums (Chad Hutchens & Tyler Kerr, University of Wyoming)

*Holistic Approaches to Research Data Management: Scholars as Collectors (Oya Y. Rieger & Danielle Cooper, Ithaka S+R)

*Of Data, Ethics, and Leadership: Building a National Roadmap for Web Privacy and Web Analytics (Scott W. H. Young, Sara Mannheimer, Jason Clark [Montana State University])

*Data Science Support for Social Science ResearchChristina Maimone (Northwestern University), Alex Storer (Stanford University)

*Towards Coherence through Collective Action: Laying the Foundation for Sustainable, Open Infrastructure (Maurice York, University of Michigan; Evviva Weinraub, Northwestern University; Heather Joseph, SPARC; Katherine Skinner, Educopia Institute)

*OCFL: A Community Developed Approach to Digital Preservation (Andrew Woods, DuraSpace; Rosalyn Metz, Emory University; Simeon Warner, Cornell University)

*Michael L. Nelson's closing plenary address, Web Archives at the Nexus of Good Fakes and Flawed Originals

*Kathleen Fitzpatrick's opening plenary address, Generous Thinking: Sustainability, Solidarity and the Common Good

Look for more announcements soon of other video offerings from the spring 2019 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
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