CLIR is excited to share more info about plans for the Digital Library Federation (DLF) Forum Virtual Sessions, a special online gathering for sessions that were accepted in the 2022 program, but were not able to be presented in person. Registration information, session abstracts, and presenter names are now available on our website<https://www.diglib.org/dlf-events/dlf-forum-virtual-event-sessions/>.
Register for the Virtual Sessions Today<https://www.diglib.org/dlf-events/dlf-forum-virtual-event-sessions/>
DLF Forum Virtual Sessions will take place at the following dates and times:
Thursday, April 13, 1pm-2pm ET: Centering Users: Developing a Community of Practice for User Experience & Archival Description (45-minute panel)
Friday, April 14, 1pm-2pm ET: Convene, Discuss, Collaborate: Building a Transatlantic Digital Skills Community for Research Libraries During the Covid Pandemic (45-minute panel)
Thursday, April 20, 1pm-2:30pm ET: Combination session of four 15-minute presentations:
* From Stagnant to Dynamic: The Development of a New University of Florida Digital Collections
* Manumitted: The People Enslaved by Quakers
* Newspaper Navigator: Hosting the Dataset and Deploying the Search Application
* Web archiving with Browsertrix Cloud!
Friday, April 21, 1pm-2pm ET: Days of Future Past: Why Race Matters in Metadata (45-minute panel)
Full information about these sessions is available on the DLF website<https://www.diglib.org/dlf-events/dlf-forum-virtual-event-sessions/>.
NDSA’s Digital Preservation will also host presentations TOMORROW, February 23. Details about their event and registration information can be found on the NDSA website<https://ndsa.org/conference/digital-preservation-virtual-2022/>.
All sessions for both events will be free and open to the public.
If you have questions about these events, email [log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]>.
With many thanks,
Aliya Reich | she/her/hers
Program Manager for Conferences and Events
🦀 Based in Baltimore, MD
Digital Library Federation (DLF)<https://www.diglib.org/>
Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR)<https://www.clir.org/>
1800 Diagonal Rd, Suite 600, Alexandria, VA 22314
My weekly schedule is Monday-Thursday.