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2017 College & Research Division Spring Workshop
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Digital Scholarship and the Academic Library

When: Thursday, May 25, 2017
8:30 AM
Where: Bucknell University
MacDonald Commons
Lewisburg, Pennsylvania  17837
United States
Contact: Jill Hallam-Miller

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Keynote: Laurie Allen

Laurie Allen is the Assistant Director for Digital Scholarship at the University of Pennsylvania.  Laurie will share her passion for digital scholarship and her thoughts about what it is and how librarians and libraries can play an integral role in DS programs in their institutions.  Laurie will give advice for getting started in DC, and will discuss some of the projects she's been working on.  Learn more about Laurie at


Student Panels

Digital Scholarship Summer Fellowship Program: Gettysburg College

Digital Humanities Summer Scholars Program: Lafayette College

Hear from Librarians R.C. Miessler (Gettysburg) and Sarah Morris (Lafayette) about their summer library programs.  Then hear from the students themselves about their projects.  This session promises to INSPIRE!!!

Lafayette Student Presenters: Tawfiq Alhamedi, Johnny Gossick, Abdul Manan

Gettysburg Student Presenters: Lauren White, Keira Koch, Julia Wall


Afternoon Presentations

The Lycoming County Women's History Project: A Community Adventure
Mary Sieminski (Project Manager), and Janet McNeil Hurlbert, Professor Emeritus of Library Services, Lycoming College (Original Project Administrator, Project Advisor)

A No-Budget In-House Digitization Project
Nancy Nitzberg, Director of Library Services, Tuttleman Library, Gratz College

Digitizing the Collection of a Local Treasure: The Packwood House Project
Courtney Paddick, Librarian for the Arts and Humanities, Bucknell University

Connecting Digital Humanities and Information Literacy: A Workshop
John Russell, Associate Director, Center for Humanities and Information, Penn State University Libraries
Rebecca K. Miller, Head, Library Learning Services, Penn State University Libraries

The ECOH Project: Academic Librarians and Oral History
Sarah Hartman-Caverly, Faculty Reference Librarian, Delaware County Community College

Digital Scholarship in the 21st Century: What Does It Look Like?
Brianna Derr, Digital Pedagogy & Scholarship Specialist for Video, Bucknell University


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