Program

August 5, 2014: Please find the presentations at http://scholarcommons.sc.edu/cdmusers/

Check out the lineup for this year's CONTENTdm Southern Users Group Meeting, featuring a keynote address by Jon Voss, Historypin Strategic Partnerships Director at We Are What We Do. Can One Story Change the World? will address the roles of libraries, archives and museums in creating digital content. In addition to Jon's keynote, the meeting will feature 10 presentations and 5 poster sessions authored by members of the CONTENTdm user community. If you are interested in contributing, we are still accepting proposals for poster sessions.

A printer friendly schedule with the full program of events, including session abstracts, is available for download at the bottom of the page. Please note that room assignments and event descriptions may be subject to change and all times are listed in Eastern Daylight Time.

Tuesday, May 20, 2014: Pre-conference Workshops and Keynote Address

09:30 am - 2:00 pm Registration and Check in
Ernest F. Hollings Special Collections Library
10:00 am - 12:30 pm CONTENTdm Usage Reporting with Google Analytics
Christian Sarason, OCLC and Josh Wilson, North Carolina State Library
Thomas Cooper Library, Room 204
Overview of CONTENTdm and the Digital Collection Gateway
Geri Ingram, OCLC
Thomas Cooper Library, Multimedia Lab, Level 1
12:30 pm - 02:00 pm Lunch
On your own in downtown Columbia, South Carolina
02:00 pm - 03:00 pm Transforming CONTENTdm Metadata to Linked Data
Cory Lampert and Silvia Southwick, University of Nevada Las Vegas
Ernest F. Hollings Special Collections Library, Program Room
 Library Tour I and II

Ernest F. Hollings Special Collections Library
Meet at entrance to Hollings
03:00 pm - 03:15 pm Break
03:15 pm - 03:30 pm Welcome
Thomas McNally, University of South Carolina
Ernest F. Hollings Special Collections Library, Program Room
03:30 pm - 05:00 pm Can One Story Change the World?
Jon Voss, We Are What We Do
Ernest F. Hollings Special Collections Library, Program Room
05:00 pm - 06:00 pm Reception
Ernest F. Hollings Special Collections Library

Wednesday, May 21, 2014: Presentations, Panel Discussions, and Poster Sessions

08:15 am - 08:45 am Registration and Check in
Ernest F. Hollings Special Collections Library
08:45 am - 09:00 am Opening Remarks
Kate Boyd, University of South Carolina
Ernest F. Hollings Special Collections Library, Program Room
09:00 am - 09:45 am What's New with CONTENTdm
Christian Sarason, OCLC
Ernest F. Hollings Special Collections Library, Program Room
09:45 am - 10:45 am Using Perl Modules to Interact with the CONTENTdm API
Andrew Bullen, Illinois State University
Ernest F. Hollings Special Collections Library, SCPC Seminar Room
Using "Batches" to Create Workflows in CONTENTdm for Shared Projects within the Library
Jill Ellern and Paromita Biswas, Western Carolina University
Ernest F. Hollings Special Collections Library, Program Room
10:45 am - 11:15 am Poster Sessions and Break
Ernest F. Hollings Special Collections Library, Program Room
11:15 am - 12:15 pm Automating the Audit: Updates from the Metadata Upgrade Project at the University of Houston Libraries
Andrew Weidner, Annie Wu,  and Santi Thompson, University of Houston
Ernest F. Hollings Special Collections Library, Program Room
Best Practices for Scrapbook Collections in CONTENTdm: Lessons from the University Archives Scrapbook Collection at The University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Anna Craft, David Gwynn, and Kathelene McCarty Smith, University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Ernest F. Hollings Special Collections Library, SCPC Seminar Room
12:15 pm - 01:15 pm Lunch
Provided by OCLC in the Ernest F. Hollings Special Collections Library, Program Room
01:15 pm - 02:15 pm Kick it up a Notch: Advanced Upload Techniques, Features, and Tips-&-Tricks
Mark Anderson, University of Iowa
Ernest F. Hollings Special Collections Library, Program Room
The Use and Future of Splash Pages for CONTENTdm Databases
Jill Ellern and Joel Marchesoni, Western Carolina University
Ernest F. Hollings Special Collections Library, SCPC Seminar Room
02:15 pm - 03:15 pm Using XSLT and PHP to Streamline Populating ProQuest ETD Metadata into CONTENTdm
Yan Wang, University of Alabama and Birmingham
Ernest F. Hollings Special Collections Library, SCPC Seminar Room
All Together Now: Collaboration in CONTENTdm Projects
Jessica Short, Tennessee State Library and Archives
Ashley Knox, Jessica Hemphill, and John Quirk, University of South Carolina
Ernest F. Hollings Special Collections Library, Program Room
03:15 pm - 03:30 pm Break
03:30 pm - 04:45 pm Going Hosted: The Good, the Bad, and the Minions and Supporting Your Choice-Hosted or Local: Some Infrastructure Considerations
Jim Cunningham, Illinois State University
Glenn Bunton, University of South Carolina and Christian Sarason, OCLC
Ernest F. Hollings Special Collections Library, Program Room
04:45 pm - 05:00 pm Closing Remarks
Kate Boyd, University of South Carolina
Ernest F. Hollings Special Collections Library, Program Room