Category: Events

Hacking DPLA at TCDL – recap

Thank you to everyone who turned out for the Hacking DPLA at TCDL event! We had a total of nineteen people participate — about right for our first-ever event. Highlights of the event: Dan Cohen @dancohen talking about the DPLA

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Hacking DPLA at TCDL

As part of the Hacking DPLA at TCDL event scheduled for April 27, 2014, I’m developing a tutorial for using the DPLA API. I’m starting with the DPLA Search Widget developed by┬áDean Farrell and Josh Wilson. This widget, a WordPress

Personal Digital Archiving

On Friday, October 18, 2013, Lauren Goodley from Texas State University and I did a presentation about Personal Digital Archiving for the Texas Library Association District 3 Annual Meeting. More accurately, Lauren did a presentation about Personal Digital Archiving, based

Day of Digital Archives, Oct. 6th, 2011

I don’t know how widespread the movement to create this is, or if it’s a one-woman show, but I liked the idea of having a day when people post, tweet, and discuss digital archives. There’s a fair amount of interest

Bringing the Open Library to SXSW

As an update to my post about “Collaborative Cataloging,” I’m pleased to say that the Texas State Library and Archives Commission has proposed a panel discussion for the 2008 SXSW Interactive conference in Austin. Here’s our proposal: Why Do We