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Thursday, August 4 • 2:00pm - 3:15pm
202 - More Than Just Metadata: Bringing Context to Digital Collections Through Digital Exhibits

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In an effort to bring context to their digital collections, many institutions are using these materials to create digital exhibits and similar features. Panelists representing a variety of institution types discuss their motivations for creating digital exhibits and other means of contextualization; the tools, processes, and collaborations involved; and the results of this work.

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Heather Gilbert

Associate Dean of Collection and Content Services, College of Charleston Libraries
Heather Gilbert is the Associate Dean of Collection and Content Services for the College of Charleston Libraries. She serves as Associate Director for the Coastal Region of the South Carolina Digital Library. She holds an MFA from the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts and an MLIS... Read More →


Sherri Berger

Product Manager for Special Collections, California Digital Library
Sherri Berger is Product Manager for Special Collections at the California Digital Library. She leads and participates in collaborative projects that provide greater access to digital collections throughout California.
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Sally Brazil

Chief, Archives and Records Management, The Frick Collection and Frick Art Reference Library
Sally Brazil has been the Chief of Archives and Records Management at The Frick Collection since 1997. She oversees the institutional archives, manuscript holdings and Frick family papers. She holds a MLS from Columbia University and a MA in Latin American and Caribbean Studies from... Read More →
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Pamela Campbell

Digital Projects Librarian, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
Pamela Campbell is a digital projects librarian at the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis where she works on FRASER, a mixed subject and institutional repository that preserves and provides access to economic and banking data and policy documents. Pamela has a Master of Arts in Information... Read More →
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Elizabeth Cruces

Hispanic Collections Archivist, University of Houston
Elizabeth Lisa Cruces is the Hispanic Collections Archivist and Curator at University of Houston. Her research interest include power and oppression in archives, memory making, community archives, zines, and the application fronterizmo in archives.
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Bethany Scott

Digital Projects Coordinator, University of Houston Libraries
Bethany serves as Coordinator of Digital Projects with the University of Houston Libraries' Special Collections, where she is responsible for planning and coordinating digitization of archival materials, creating online exhibits, facilitating cross-departmental workflows, and ensuring... Read More →

Thursday August 4, 2016 2:00pm - 3:15pm EDT
Grand Ballroom West Hilton Atlanta, 255 Courtland Street NE, Atlanta, GA 30303