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The Feminist Porn Archive Project: Questions from a Working Ontologist
(Testimonial Cultures Project, 2016-01-25)
Feminists have long been concerned by archival silences and their impact on memory. Most reclamation work has been about uncovering the buried or lost records of women and inserting interpretations of such material inside ...
Searching for Corporate Names in Amicus
An online tutorial on how to search for corporate name authorities using Amicus.
An Investigation of the Information Literacy Instruction Practices, Attitudes and Knowledge of University Faculty: Findings and Recommendations Based on Survey and Interview Research at York University
This session will provide a critical review of key results from research conducted with full-time faculty in a wide range of disciplines at York University, Toronto. Findings regarding faculty perceptions of the meaning ...
At Their Fingertips: Customized Library Resources in Course Management Systems and Student Portals
Portals and Course Management Systems such as Moodle bring together resources students need. Why not also include library resources to increase library-student communication? York University librarians have capitalized ...
Managing E-book Workflows from Acquisitions to the Catalogue
Users demand more and more content in electronic form and how better to augment electronic content than e-books? This presentation will explore the technological, economic and cultural challenges that surround e-book ...
Observations on managing recorded information in the public sector
Presentation examines the characteristics of records, reasons for their management, the legislative framework at the federal, provincial and municipal levels of government that govern their use and retention, elements of ...
Citation data has commonly been used by funders and administrators as a way to measure the quality and impact of research. The use of these data for this purpose is controversial since these measures disadvantage the ...
York University Libraries Research in YorkSpace
This is a presentation demonstrating how to enter items into YorkSpace
Open Access Initiatives in India: an Evaluation
(The Partnership, 2006-12-19)
Developing countries have embraced open access with a view to promoting visibility of research done in these regions. Open access initiatives described in this paper are based on interviews with information professionals ...
Open Access Publishing
The presentation will begin with a definition of open access and an outline of its benefits. We will then go on to explain the two roads to open access and the ten flavours of open access as discussed by John Willinsky in ...